Nurses Arena Forum

Welcome, Guest: Help / Recent Posts / Search / Login / Register

Stats: 3162 Members, 7065 topics. Date: August 16, 2018, 08:43:20 AM

Nigerian Government to Rehabilitate 70 Hospitals - News - Nurses Arena Forum

Nurses Arena Forum / General Category / News / Nigerian Government to Rehabilitate 70 Hospitals (134) Views

Pages (1) (Print) (Go Down)

Nigerian Government to Rehabilitate 70 Hospitals by katty : January 05, 2018, 09:11:42 PM
 The Federal Government has earmarked seventy hospitals across the country for a special health intervention project aimed at tackling critical challenges in the health sector.
 
They are: 21 Federal Teaching Hospitals, 31 Federal Medical Centres, Four Specialist Hospitals and 14 Fistula and Cleft lip/palate Centres.
 
Briefing newsmen yesterday in Abuja, Minister of Health, Professor Isaac Adewole, said the ministry flagged off the project following consultations with stakeholders on the need to scale up and smoothen operations in healthcare facilities across the country.
 
He said the core objectives of the project includes: To strengthen and reposition tertiary health institutions for better performance, to make the facilities self-sustainable and attractive to large number of patients they cater for; to strengthen their research capabilities; to reduce medical tourism arising from obsolete equipment and infrastructure and to facilitate the attainment of universal Health coverage (UHC) in Nigeria.
 
The Minister said the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) designed the Tertiary health Institution Intervention project as a means to address some of the critical challenges facing the health sector as enshrined in the Act establishing the scheme.
 
By: Ojoma Akor
Daily Trust News

Pages (1) (Send)

Viewing this topic: 0 Members and 1 Guest


#IDM2018 #Nursesweek Kidnapped Nigerian Nurse, Midwives Write President Buhari

Started by katty

Replies: 0
Views: 562
Last post May 09, 2018, 11:40:22 AM
by katty
#IDM2018: Kenyan Hospitals Facing Shortage of Midwives

Started by katty

Replies: 1
Views: 572
Last post May 08, 2018, 08:59:49 AM
by Bumblez

(Go Up)

Nurses Arena Forum - Copyright © 2005 - 2014 Theme By S.a Martin. All rights reserved. SMF 2.0.13 | SMF © 2016, Simple Machines
SMFAds for Free Forums

Disclaimer: Every Nurses Arena Forum member is solely responsible for anything that he/she posts or uploads on Nurses Arena Forum.