Sunday, September 27, 2020

Health Professionals Association

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria (PSN) has reiterated its commitment to tackling drug abuse. Its President, Ahmed Yakasai stated this during a training for reporters in Lagos. It was part of activities by the society marking the International Day against...
The President, National Association of Pharmaceutical Technologists and Pharmacy Technicians of Nigeria, Mr Balogun Adetola, has said that many public and private health facilities in the country are poorly staffed. He stated that the staffing decadence in health facilities was...
The first set of nursing graduates were on Wednesday inducted at the University of Jos, 10 years after the university established its Department of Nursing. The university started graduating nursing students in 2013, but they had not been inducted for...
There are strong indications that activities in government hospitals may shut down if the Federal Government fails to meet the demands of the Joint Health Sector Unions and Assembly of Health Care Professionals. This is coming as the strike embarked...
The Chairman, National Association of Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU), University of Abuja Teaching Hospital (UATH), Steve Oricha has said the union is in solidarity with the indefinite strike action code named ‘operation alligator bite.’ He said during the protest,...
Doctors employed by the Lagos State Government have, under the aegis of the Medical Guild, accused their employers of paying lip service to their welfare. According to them, many government-employed doctors have resigned due to the poor remuneration and victimisation. The...
The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Bio-generics Nigeria Ltd on Award for Professional Integrity for Pharmacists in public health hospitals in Nigeria. The award prize is N1million to be presented during the opening...
Activities at the University College Hospital (UCH) , Ibadan collapsed on Wednesday as scores of health workers deserted work in compliance with the national strike embarked upon by the Joint Health Sector Unions (JOHESU) . There was panic among patients...
The Osun State branch of the Nigeria Medial Association (NMA), has said that the striking members of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) at the Obafemi Awolowo University Teaching Hospital Complex (OAUTHC), Ile-Ife, Osun State have resorted to locking...
THE Healthcare Providers Association of Nigeria, HCPAN, has appealed to the 8th National Assembly to review the National Health Insurance Scheme, NHIS, Act with a view to making the Scheme more accessible to Nigerians.The Association, however, decried what it...