CMD of UITH urges more synergy for healthcare
Chief Medical Director of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Prof. Abdullah Yussuf, has canvassed more public/private synergy for healthcare development.
Mufutau Olatinwo: Quintessential Son of Offa (September 16, 1954 — July 27, 2019)
Dr. Mufutau Olatinwo was born on September 16, 1954 in Offa, Offa Local Council of Kwara State and died on July 27, 2019. Olatinwo, who distinguished himself as an educational administrator of repute, started his education at Offa Grammar School, Offa.
UITH plans antibiotic stewardship programme
The University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH) is to begin an Antibiotic Stewardship Programme to curb abuse of antibiotics in the hospital and make it a model for others in the country. While condemning prevalent cases of abuse of administration of antibiotics on patients in hospitals, the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Prof. A. D. Yussuf,…
Ilorin residents cry out for help as snakes take over city
Residents of Ilorin, the Kwara state capital have expressed concerns and worries over recent upsurge in the quantity of snakes around the town.The development according to The Guardian sources showed that at least three patients are at present receiving treatments at the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital ...
JOHESU nationwide strike takes toll on UITH, Lagos hospitals open for work, provide services
The ongoing strike by the Joint Health Sector Union JOHESU is taking its toll on the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), as it entered its third day today. The work to rule industrial action was declared by the non-doctors of the nation’s hospitals, especially, teaching hospitals and federal medical centres.....
UITH medical director wants NHIS to cover infertility in couples
The Chief Medical Director (CMD) of the University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Prof. Abdulwaheed Olatinwo, has canvassed the inclusion of infertility problems in the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). He made the appeal at the weekend, while delivering the University of Ilorin’s 178th Inaugural Lecture. He spoke on the topic: “Help for the helpless…
UITH celebrates IVF children’s birthday
The University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Ilorin, has declared its commitment to sustain its services to humanity in the area of Intro-Vitro Fertilisation (IVF), just as its successes in the area have been described as the highest in the history of the gynaecoloy aspect of any public health institution in Nigeria. Speaking at…
UITH management orders striking doctors back to work or face sanction
The management of University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital (UITH), Ilorin, has sharply criticised members of the hospital’s chapter of Association of Resident Doctors (ARD) for non-adherence to the rules of industrial relations in their ongoing five-day warning strike, which today entered its second day.
UITH resident doctors begin five days warning strike
The Association of Resident Doctors (ARD), University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital Chapter (UITH), on Wednesday commenced a five-day warning strike over alleged slash in their salaries.