The Professional

#JOHESUStrike2018: JOHESU, FMC Asaba Management at War Over Use of Trainee Medical Officers

Angered by skeletal medical services being rendered by trainee officers at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC) Asaba, members of the Joint Health Sector Union (JOHESU) Asaba branch, on Saturday raised the alarm over use of inexperienced staff in the hospital. Currently, JOHESU members across the country are on strike action to press home their demands. […]

Career

School of Health Information Management ATBU Teaching Hospital, Bauchi 2018/2019 Admission Forms on Sale

This is to inform all interested applicants that application forms for admission into professional Diploma 2018/2019 Academic Session for the School of Health Information ATBU Teaching Hospital, Bauchi will be on sale with effect from 28th May, 2018 Entry Requirements: Credit in English, Mathematics and Biology or Health Science and any two passes in Physics […]

Policy

Lagos State Government Approves Consultant Pharmacist Cadre in Scheme of Service

His Excellency, Mr Akinwunmi Ambode, the Governor of lagos state has Approved the creation of the Consultant Pharmacist Cadre in the lagos state public service in line with global best practice and in furtherance of quality healthcare service delivery in lagos state This gesture, which further demonstrates the present administrations commitment to employees professional fulfilment and career […]

Meds

NAFDAC Reopens Emzor Pharmaceuticals

Firm gives police details on absconded worker    We assure Nigerians of quality products’ Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited has been reopened by the National Agency for Food and Drug Administration and Control (NAFDAC). The firm also stated that it had submitted to the police information about its absconded worker that was featured in the British […]

Policy

Public Notice: NCDC Issues Advisory to Prevent Ebola Outbreak

World Health Organisation has classified Nigeria and other countries on the continent at “moderate risk of spread” of Ebola virus disease after an outbreak was confirmed in the Democratic Republic of Congo. The confirmation came after 16 out of 19 people died from a viral haemorrhagic fever in Bikoro area of the DRC. Two of […]

Conditions

Ebola Update: 19 Dead, 39 Infected so Far in Congo – W.H.O

The WHO on Monday confirmed 19 deaths in Democratic Republic of Congo (DRC) following an outbreak of Ebola between April 4 and May 13. The WHO also confirmed 39 suspected cases. It said 393 people who identified as contacts of Ebola patients were being followed up. The Ebola disease gradually disable the immune systems of […]