Friday, December 14, 2018

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...
Worried by the prevalence of fake drugs in the market, the Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has vowed to deploy appropriate technologies to check the prevalence of fake and counterfeiting drugs in the country. PSN President, Pharm. Ahmed Yakasai said...
Ahead of the forth coming Annual Nurses Week and Scientific Conference of the National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives (NANNM), Lagos State Chapter, the association is set to build nurses capacity towards achieving the Sustainable Development Goals...
The Pharmacists Council of Nigeria, as part of efforts to fulfill its mandate of regulating the practice of pharmacy has carried out enforcement activities in Kaduna State. A total of 395 premises were sealed; and some of the owners of...
Doctors under the auspices of Association of General and Private Medical Practitioners of Nigeria (AGPMPN), Oyo State chapter has said that for Nigeria to achieve univesral health coverage, disparity in capitation, low payment and otherlapses in its health insurance...
Nigerian private medical doctors have raised the alarm over the state of healthcare in Nigeria, saying “the promised Eldorado of Universal Health Coverage by the Federal Government has remained a mirage.” The doctors observed that coupled with ineffectiveness of...
Good times are here for the nursing profession in Nigeria as it launches a TV project with an aim to rebrand the profession and interact with the general public. The News Agency of Nigeria (NAN) reports that the official launch...
The University of Abuja Teaching Hospital chapter of the National Association of Residents Doctors (NARD) has urged the Federal Government to step up efforts in addressing the lingering security challenges facing the country. The president of the association, Dr. Akor...