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NCDC Assures on Readiness to Fight Lassa Fever, Other Diseases

On 12/Dec/2018

The dry season brings with it many diseases which may range from mild to life threatening. However, in Nigeria, major diseases that are usually more prevalent during the dry season are Lassa fever, cerebrospinal mening[...]

West African College of Surgeons 16th Health Management and Ethics Course 2019

On 12/Dec/2018

West African College of Surgeons Presents 16th Health Management and Ethics Course for Fellows, Resident Doctors and Healthcare Providers.     Date: 15th - 16th January, 2019     V[...]

FCTA Tasks Health Workers on Service Delivery

On 12/Dec/2018

The Federal Capital Territory Administration (FCTA) has called on healthcare workers to improve on current indices in Abuja.   The Secretary, Health and Human Services Secretariat (HHSS), Malam Adamu Bappah, m[...]

Gowon Tasks Council on Quackery in Medical Laboratory Profession

On 12/Dec/2018

Former Head of State, General Yakubu Gowon, has advised the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (MLSCN) to improve its regulatory activities against quacks in the profession.   The former head of sta[...]

Pharmacists Drums Support for Modern Contraceptives Usage

On 12/Dec/2018

The Pharmaceutical Society of Nigeria-Partnership for Advocacy in Child and Family Health at Scale (PSN-PAS) project says Community Pharmacists (CPs) and Patent and Proprietary Medicines Vendors (PPMVs) are key in achi[...]

Document Your Services, Experts Urge Community Pharmacists

On 12/Dec/2018

Community pharmacists have been urged to document their services to Nigerians as part of efforts to improve medical records across the country.   Making the call during the 2018 Community Pharmacists Continuin[...]

WHO Rates Nigeria Low in Health Coverage

On 12/Dec/2018

A Senior Health Specialist at the World Health Organisation, Dr Babatunde Okunola, has said that Nigeria and many other African countries are yet to reach an appreciable level in the provision of Universal Health Cover[...]

Health Insurance Key to Achieving UHC – Sonaiya

On 12/Dec/2018

The Chief Executive Officer, Crown Surgery and Medical Service, Lagos, Dr Ebun Sonaiya, has said that health insurance would help in achieving Universal Health Coverage.   Sonaiya, who was the keynote speaker[...]

IHSAN Boss Seeks FG, Investors Collaboration

On 12/Dec/2018

The National President of the Institute of Health Service Administrators of Nigeria, Dr Atolani Oluboyede, has called on private health sector investors in the country to collaborate with the Federal Government in orde[...]

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