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Top Destinations for Emigrating Nigerian Doctors

Emigration of Nigerian doctors has undeniably become a matter of public health concern and in recent times, has made the headlines on many occasions. With a lot of questions being asked, we have decided to put in a little work to come up with this “Top destinations for emigrating Nigerian Doctors”. The major reasons fuelling […]

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Press-Release: Medic West Africa 2018 to Showcase Continued Transformation of Healthcare Infrastructure Across the Region

Medic West Africa 2018 – Under the support of the Nigerian Federal Ministry of Health, West Africa’s largest gathering of healthcare trade professionals is set to host more than 4,200 attendees Lagos, Nigeria, 12 September 2018: Informa Exhibitions, the region’s leading healthcare exhibitions organizer, has announced that Medic West Africa will be returning to the […]

Editor's Focus Events

Medic West Africa 2018 – Register To Attend West Africa’s Largest Healthcare Business Conference

Medic West Africa 2018 will take place from 10-12 October 2018 at the Eko Hotel Convention Centre Lagos, Medic West Africa serves as the premier B2B healthcare platform in the West African region. Last year following Medic West Africa 2017 Press Release a barge of industry experts, professionals, businesses and investors registered to attend and participate in West Africa’s […]

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MEDICAL INTERNSHIP IN NIGERIA: EXPECTATIONS, CHALLENGES AND RECOMMENDATIONS – Dr Ogbodu, Oghenekaro Alex

The Nigerian educational system poses a lot of unnecessary challenges that every student seeks to avoid or – where they have no better choice, as it’s usually the case – pass through the traumatizing system as hurriedly as possible. It is such a malady of poor or lack of instructional materials, outdated curriculums, recurrent strike […]

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When Sexual Abuse Turns To Sexual Gratification In A Child.

My Paediatric posting has been revealing on many fronts. Since I resumed work here in this teaching Hospital, I keep getting ‘shocking’ news every day. Last week it was…….. This week it is on serial sexual abuse firmly converted to sexual gratification. There have been a consistent narrative concerning victims of sexual abuse, who many […]

Editor's Focus Social Media

Social Media Voce: Patient’s Bill of Rights Demo Vid get bad acceptance among nurses.

This week on Social Media Voce, we cautiously rejoice that Nigerians can now insists on their rights, through the Patient’s Bill of Rights, to good healthcare services from healthcare providers. The Patient’s Bill of Rights outlines, in clear terms, what the rights of a patient are whenever he/she goes to a hospital or health facility. […]

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This Week On DoctorsQuarters… Healthcare Nigeria Conference Set to hold on Wed & Thurs.

Our feature for This Week on DoctorsQuarters.com;  French President, Emmanuel Macron, arrived Nigeria on Tuesday, on a 2-day working visit and has commissioned a new centre of the Alliance Francaise in Lagos. The event had in attendance the French Ambassador to Nigeria, Denys Gauer, top government officials, members of the diplomatic community, captains of industry […]

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Nationwide Internship Update: Ongoing House-Jobs & Internship Applications as at June 2018 (B)

This edition of Nationwide Internship Update, we encourage all new potential interns and house officers to stay strong and not give up hope or relent on their drive to securing a good position for the compulsory one year internship program. On our part we would try to bring new and ongoing vacant positions from around […]

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Health News Watch: Nigeria on a fast path to being declared Polio-free… But Cholera Outbreaks Claims Lives in Niger, Kaduna.

On this edition of Health News Watch, we recognize that the world’s attention is converged on Moscow, the capital city of Russia. The World Cup 2018, expected to run from June 14th to July 15, is laced with so much passion and fun. Nigeria lost the first group match to Croatia, and fans only hope […]

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Nationwide Internship Update: Ongoing House-Jobs And Internship Applications And Schedule Interview Dates As At June 2018

On Nationwide Internship Update for the Month of June, he applaud the Joint Health Workers for listening to reason and for abiding to the Industrial Court order, by calling off their over 6 weeks strike action. Now Government Hospitals are open and patients once again can receive qualitative healthcare service nationwide. With the strike called […]

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Pornography & Pornography Addiction Gradually Becoming A Major Issue In Hospitals

Today, I believe it is high time to speak of this matter. Like a plague, a number of persons avoid this topic and rather maintain status quo. Pornography (or Pornography Addiction) is the plague I refer to. Yea, you are probably adjusting in your seat, or you are trying to read this post in a […]

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Health News Watch: Saraki Meets JOHESU today… Cholera Outbreak In Adamawa Statae

Health News Watch is closely monitoring the news that Saraki Meets JOHESU… The Joint Health Workers Union JOHESU workers’ strike may just be on its way on getting resolved as the Senate Leadership wades in the matter. The Senate President Dr Bukola Saraki, a Medical Doctor is leading the charge for an amicable resolution to […]

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Artificial Intelligence In Healthcare: The Nigerian Narrative No One Is Talking About

Artificial Intelligence in Healthcare is breaking bounds and further constriction the world-space, by providing practical alternatives to how we live, relate, and communicate.  The Doctors-Patients relationship  and advancing treatment protocols are strong pointer to this. In advanced economies, machines are doing so much more like giving suggestions to doctors about treating their patients, a scene […]

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Health News Watch: Yobe State Implements New Salary for Health Workers… JOHESU & NMA Salvo Reaches New Heights

Today on Health News Watch, we recognize the efforts of the Yobe State Government, who have granted approval for the implementation of the Consolidated Health Salary Structure (CONHESS). The state was one of the worst hit-states by the Boko Haram Terrorist group some years ago. The Joint Health Workers Union, JOHESU have also recently lashed […]

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Health News Watch: The Second Coming of Ebola Virus Disease… JOHESU intensifies strike action.

In this edition of Health News Watch, our Editor focuses on the instability currently rocking the health sector despite some key success recorded. Already these issues are turning into a ‘major situation’ and they dwarf the success being recorded in the sector. The health workers Industrial remains unresolved just as Federal Government raises alert levels […]