Wednesday, August 5, 2020

Health Professionals Association

The leadership of the Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists of Nigeria (AMLSN) has flayed the Federal Government alleged adamant to its health regulatory roles and functions as regards to relationship with doctors. They said that the medical laboratory scientists...
PROFESSOR Garba Sharubutu, President, Veterinary Council of Nigeria (VCN), has called for adequate funding of the Veterinary Research Institute (VRI) to enable it to produce potent vaccines for livestock in the country. Sharubutu who made the call at the annual...
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria (PCN) on Wednesday threatened to close down all unlicenced pharmacies by March ending if they failed to regularise their operations. Mr Elijah Mohammed, the Council’s Registrar, made this known in an interview in Abuja. He said...
Radiographers in Nigeria have drawn a battle line with medical doctors for allegedly championing the registration of the proposed National Council of Radiology, NCR, now before the national assembly. The bill has passed second reading and awaiting public hearing....
The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has warned house officers joining doctors on strike risk repeating their training without remuneration. The medical regulator insists all doctors on provisional registration, which lapses in two years, are expected to complete their...
WORLD PHARMACISTS DAY 2017 ON THE 25th SEPTEMBER WITH THE THEME: FROM RESEARCH TO HEALTHCARE: YOUR PHARMACIST IS AT YOUR SERVICE! Every 25 September of the year marks the annual World Pharmacists Day Many years ago, the FIP Congress...
The advent of Doctor of Pharmacy which allows the pharmacists to move from being drug oriented to patient oriented, Have left many confused as to how this new title will be used if only or should it be inserted...
The Chairman, PSN Young Pharmacists Group, Pharm. Ekomobong Hanson has announced the commencement of an Innovative Mentorship program for Young Pharmacists and Pharmacy Students in Nigeria. Hanson made this known when the National Executive Council of the PSN-YPG paid a...
The Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) have called a bluff of the federal government’s threat to invoke the ‘no work no pay rule’ rule should the unions persist in continuing with their strike. The strike has crippled health care delivery...
IRKED by growing cases of misdiagnosis in the country, the Medical Guild, who are medical doctors under the employ of the Lagos State Government have decried poor laboratory results from the nations laboratory departments saying that over 70 percent...