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Ebola in DR Congo: WHO reports 37 new cases
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National Association of Nigeria Nurses & Midwives 2018 Annual Zonal Scientific Conference
National Association of Nigeria Nurses & Midwives Zone B & C Scientific Conference in Collaboration with Nursing & Midwifery Council of Nigeria Presents its Annual Zonal Scientific Conference.   Theme: The Role of Nursing in Leadi...
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Scientists to Test Vaccine Made to Fight Epidemics
A global coalition set up to fight disease epidemics is investing up to $8.4m to develop a synthetic vaccine system that could be tailor-made to fight multiple pathogens, such as flu, Ebola, Marburg and Rabies.   The deal, between the Coaliti...
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Academy Demands 6 in 10 Nigerians Get Health Cover by 2023
The West African Academy of Public Health, WAAPH, on Wednesday, demanded the federal government to ensure at least 60 in every 100 Nigerians get health insurance cover in the next five years.   WAAPH president, Francis Ohanyido, said the curr...
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Nurses Vacancies at Premiere Urgence Internationale
Premiere Urgence Internationale (PUI) is a non-governmental, non-profit, non-political and non-religious international aid organization. Our teams are committed to supporting civilians’ victims of marginalization and exclusion, or hit by natur...
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Experts Unveil Roadmap for Healthcare
Healthcare professionals and medical students have drawn a roadmap on how to achieve sustainable development in the sector.   The experts were among the 600 participants, including medical students, healthcare professionals, non-governmental ...
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Laboratory Technician Vacancies at St Kizito Clinic
St. Kizito Clinic is a Private Primary Healthcare Clinic for diagnosis, maternity related inquiries, checkups, ante natal and treatment. Since 1991, St Kizito Clinics has been providing primary clinical and related health care especially to the less...
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Community Health Extension Worker (CHEW) Vacancies at St Kizito Clinic
St. Kizito Clinic is a Private Primary Healthcare Clinic for diagnosis, maternity related inquiries, checkups, ante natal and treatment. Since 1991, St Kizito Clinics has been providing primary clinical and related health care especially to the less...
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St Kizito Clinic Vacancies for Registered Staff Nurse/Midwife
St. Kizito Clinic is a Private Primary Healthcare Clinic for diagnosis, maternity related inquiries, checkups, ante natal and treatment. Since 1991, St Kizito Clinics has been providing primary clinical and related health care especially to the less...
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Giving Babies Water Before 6 Months Increases Risk of Diarrhoea – Idris
The Commissioner for Health in Lagos State, Dr. Jide Idris has urged nursing and expectant mothers in Lagos State to embrace exclusive breastfeeding, saying giving babies water before the age of six months hinders absorption of breast milk nutrients...
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NMEP Says 191m Nigerians at Risk of Malaria
The National Malaria Elimination Programme (NMEP) has disclosed that about 191 million Nigerians representing 97 per cent of the total population, were still at risk of malaria.   National Coordinator NMEP, Mr. Audu Mohammed who made this kno...
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Nigeria to Curb Medical Tourism
The Federal Government is seeking ways to improve efficiency in the operations of public hospitals and re-equip them to save foreign exchange drain arising from medical tourism.   The Minister of State for Health, Dr Osagie Ehanire, made the ...
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Strike: Health Workers Threaten to Down Tools Nationwide Over Unpaid Arrears
Health workers across the nation have threatened to embark on an indefinite strike over the federal government’s failure to keep its promise of prompt payment of salary arrears and other allowances owed them.   The workers, under the ae...
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Resident Doctors Worry Over High Maternal Mortality Rate
The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), Federal Medical Centre Gusau Chapter, on Wednesday said they were extremely worried about the high cases of maternal mortality in Zamfara.   The President of the Association, Dr Adesina Adebayo, note...
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700 million children immunised, 10 million lives saved by Gavi since 2000
At its high level conference held in UAE, Vaccine Alliance Gavi also announced new and expanded partnerships The post 700 million children immunised, 10 million lives saved by Gavi since 2000 appeared first on healthnews.africa.
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NCDC Assures on Readiness to Fight Lassa Fever, Other Diseases
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 meningitis and yellow fever, experts ...
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Nutrition Officers Vacancies at Save the Children Nigeria
Save the Children is the leading independent organization for children in need, with programs in over 120 countries, including the United States. We aim to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and last...
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Senior Medical Officer II Vacancies at KolaDaisi University Ibadan
KolaDaisi University Ibadan, a private University licensed by the Federal Government of Nigeria in November, 2016 is a non-governmental, non-partisan and non-sectarian institution. It is situated at Km 18, along the new dual-carriage Ibadan-Oyo Expr...
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West African College of Surgeons 16th Health Management and Ethics Course 2019
West African College of Surgeons Presents 16th Health Management and Ethics Course for Fellows, Resident Doctors and Healthcare Providers.     Date: 15th - 16th January, 2019     Venue: Trenchard Hall, University of...
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Medical Officers Vacancies at Dr. Abimbola Awoliyi Memorial Hospital
Dr. Abimbola Awoliyi Memorial Hospital is recruiting qualified candidates to fill the position below: Position: Medical Officer Location: Lagos Start Date: 1st January, 2019. Requirement 3 Years experience in Neonatology, Paediatric and HM...
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School Nurse Vacancy at a Montessori & International School
A reputable Montessori & International school located at Ipaja-Ayobo Lagos is recruiting to fill the position below: Position: School Nurse Location: Lagos Requirements Candidates should possess relevant qualifications. Candidates sho...
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Chairman Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC) Vacancy at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH)
The Management of University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH), Port Harcourt, Rivers State invites applications from suitably qualified Medical Doctors for consideration for the position below: Position: Chairman Medical Advisory Comm...
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Director of Administration Vacancy at the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital (UPTH)
University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital - The Management of the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital invites applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the vacant position below: Position: Director of Admi...
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FCTA Tasks Health Workers on Service Delivery
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, made the appeal on Tuesday in Abuj...
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MHPSS (Mental Health and Psychosocial Support) Officer (Borno) Vacancies at Save the Children Nigeria
Save the Children is the leading independent organization for children in need, with programs in over 120 countries, including the United States. We aim to inspire breakthroughs in the way the world treats children, and to achieve immediate and last...
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Gowon Tasks Council on Quackery in Medical Laboratory Profession
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 state said that he was happy that th...
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Medical Coordinator (OFDA) Vacancy at INTERSOS Nigeria
INTERSOS is an independent humanitarian organization that assists the victims of natural disasters, armed conflicts and exclusion. Its activities are based on the principles of solidarity, justice, human dignity, equality of rights and opportunities...
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Pharmacists Drums Support for Modern Contraceptives Usage
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 achieving 27 per cent modern Contra...
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Document Your Services, Experts Urge Community Pharmacists
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 Continuing Education Conference in Lagos w...
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WHO Rates Nigeria Low in Health Coverage
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 Coverage to their people. Okunola no...
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Health Insurance Key to Achieving UHC – Sonaiya
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 at the Annual General Meeting and...
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IHSAN Boss Seeks FG, Investors Collaboration
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 order to make quality health care s...
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Medical association explains Nigerian doctors’ brain drain
In Nigeria, doctors are leaving in droves. The medical association has explained wy The post Medical association explains Nigerian doctors’ brain drain appeared first on healthnews.africa.
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The Joys of Motherhood: Young midwives enabling safe deliveries in Northern Nigeria
‘Delivering a baby is what gives me joy the most’, explains 26-year-old midwife Aliya Lawal Adam as she takes time out to attend to her one-year-old daughter, her third child, outside the delivery room of the Akilu Memorial Hospital, the only Primary Health Centre (PHC) in Unguwar Galadima, Madobi Local Government Area, Kano State. Aliya [...] The post The Joys of Motherhood: Young midwives enabling safe deliveries in Northern Nigeria appeared first on Nigeria Health Watch.
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Healthcare Marketing Executive Vacancies
An Hospital in Mushin Area is in need of a healthcare marketing executive for immediate employment  Qualifications  Post Secondary Certificate with at least 2 years of marketing experience  Must have very good communication and mark...
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Sonologist Vacancy at A Hospital in Mushin Lagos
A Hospital in Mushin Lagos is in need of a sonologist for immediate employment  Qualifications: MBBS or Equivalent  with 2 or more years of experience in Sonography post NYSC Send your application and CV to info.petraglobal@gmail.com on ...
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