Medico Social Media

Social Media Voce: To be a Medical student, your answer to these questions must be ‘NO’.

The life of a medical student starts the moment one makes up his/her mind to becoming a medical doctor. After a minimum of six years (which could be as long as 10 -15 years, varied across different medical schools), students graduate and become Medical Doctors. It is commonplace for young and old to admire medical […]


Job Vacancy: House Officer, Interns needed at Lagos State Health Service Commission.

Job Vacancy: Applications are hereby invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates at Lagos State Health service commission. Positions: Medical house officer Nurses Pharmacists MLS. Requirements: Application form. CV Recent Passport Statement of result (compulsory) LGA Identification Birth certificate WAEC/NECO result License (compulsory) Oath (for pharmacists) First School Leaving Certificate 3 recommendation letters (from non-relatives), […]

Editor's Focus Physician

Next MDCN Assessment Exam for Foreign-Trained Medical Doctors 2019.

The next Assessment Examination of the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria is scheduled to hold from Wednesday 27 November to Thursday 28 November 2019 at the Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano, Kano State. READ ALSO: How to Print your Permanent MDCN License. A.    ELIGIBILITY CRITERIA i)  The examination shall be for candidates trained in ALL […]


Job Vacancy: House Officer, Interns needed at Rivers State Ministry of Health

Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for the following positions at the Rivers State Ministry of Health. Position: Medical House Officers Dental House Officers Nursing Interns Medical Laboratory Science Interns Pharmacy Interns Physiotherapy Interns Optometry Interns Dietician Interns Dental Therapy Interns Dental Technology Interns Radiography Interns Qualifications: Applicants must possess the under-listed qualifications […]



Press Release: Nurses under the aegis of University Graduates of Nursing Science Association (UGONSA) has called for a compromise. A compromise between the Federal Government (FG) and organized labour over the new minimum wage for improved productivity and enhanced national economy. The National Secretary of the Association, Nurse Goodluck Nshi made the call on Monday […]

Editor's Focus

Nationwide Internship Update: Ongoing House-Job And Internship As At August 2019.

Glad we in the month of August. On Nationwide Internship Update, we congratulate all new graduands – across all Colleges of Medicines, Teaching Hospitals, Colleges of Health Sciences. The next big phase is getting prompt placement for the compulsory one-year training. So here are all current ongoing internship from across the nation; University of Port-Harcourt […]


Job Vacancy: Internship positions open at ESUT Teaching Hospital.

Job Vacancy: Applications are hereby invited from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the following vacancies at Enugu State University of Science and Technology (ESUT) Teaching Hospital, Parkline. POSITIONS: Pharmacy Physiotherapy MLS Radiography ELIGIBILITY: Candidates must be in possession of a recognized university degree or its equivalent and a current temporary/practicing License issued by […]

Women's Issue

It is Breastfeeding Week – Meet the Male Breastfeeding Champions.

Many people believe that proper breastfeeding of babies is the exclusive role of mothers. The total well being of babies in the first year of life is dependent on adequate breastfeeding. Erroneously, fathers have been left out of the breastfeeding equation, leaving the mother to bear the brunt of care for the babe. Gladly, we […]

The Professional

The 40th Annual Conference/Workshop of Association of Health Records and Information Management Practitioners of Nigeria.

Invitation to Attend The Association of Health Records and Information Management Practitioners of Nigeria 40th Annual Conference/Workshop GARDEN CITY 2019  The above named Association is the umbrella body for Health Records and Information Management Practitioners in Nigeria. Its mandates, among others, are the promotion and development of Health Records and Information Management in Nigeria; ensuring compliance […]

Editor's Focus Start Up Clinic Tech

Lagos-based EMR Start-Up Swift MediSpark, closer to digitizing third-world healthcare.

Swift MediSpark is an Electronic Medical Record/Software start-up with key operations in Lagos and some major cities in Nigeria. According to a study by TechCabal on the ‘State of Health Tech in Nigeria‘, there are about twelve 12 active health tech sub-sectors in Nigeria. Swift MediSpark operates in one the sub-sector -Electronic Medical Record (EMR) […]

Editor's Focus Tech

MDaaS Global Next Big Step will shock Nigeria’s Health Tech for Good.

I had a media chat with MDaaS Global Founders – Mr. Soga Oni (CEO/Co-Founder), and Genevieve Barnard Oni (CFO/Co-Founder). There are actually four Founders of MDaaS Global – a health tech company that secured an initial total $1Million seed funding for her operations. Out of a co-working location at the Venia Hub, Providence House, Admiralty […]


Full List of Successful House Officers and Nurse Interns for ISTH, Irrua.

Congratulations guys!! After a rigorous exercise, the management of the Irrua Specialist Teaching Hospital ISTH, Irrua have released the list of successful House Officers and Nurse Interns. You can check below… JOIN THE NEW BBM CHANNEL ON C0015D291… Its New And Refreshing


Job Vacancy: Housemanship & Internship positions open at UPTH, Port Harcourt.

Job Vacancy: Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for appointment in the underlisted vacant positions at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt. Position: Medical House Officers Pharmacists Interns Nurse Interns Physiotherapist intern Medical Imaging Scientists (Radiographers) Interns Medical laboratory scientists Interns Dental Therapist Interns Dental Technologist Interns Optometry Interns Dietitian […]

Social Media The Professional

#HardCases: GSK Vaccine Chief Writes Open Inspiration on LinkedIn.

#HardCases – This article is part of LinkedIn’s Hard Cases series, where healthcare professionals share the toughest challenges they’ve faced in their careers. I reached out to Thomas Breuer – Vice President of GSK Vaccines, and he permitted to share his inspiring story… ENJOY. The workplace has transformed over the years and young people today are […]


Nigeria’s Top 20 Medical Device Suppliers with Market Share.

Nigeria is home to Africa’s largest population. By 2020, Nigeria’s population is projected to cross the 200 Million threshold. The Health needs of the population is also expected to soar. Medical Device companies and suppliers consider Nigeria a major market destination for their products. A New Industry report, as released by Medic West Africa confirms […]