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by Kunle Emmanuel
Sun May 27, 2018 5:04 pm
Forum: General Health News
Topic: JOHESU Press Release on Strike Demand
Replies: 0
Views: 7

JOHESU Press Release on Strike Demand

Association of Hospital and Administrative Pharmacists of Nigeria (AHAPN) Press Release. The attention of the Association of Hospital and Administrative Pharmacists of Nigeria (AHAPN) has been drawn to yet another rejoinder by the Nigerian Medical Association (NMA), to the current JOHESU led strike ...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Thu May 24, 2018 5:26 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: How much Do Nurses Earn in Nigeria?
Replies: 25
Views: 29288

Re: How much Do Nurses Earn in Nigeria?

PLEASE TAKE A LOOK TO OLD COMESS AND OLD CONHESS: COMESS 3 (which is the starting point for doctors) #260,865.58 CONHESS 7 (which is the starting point for some health workers like accountant etc) #118,765. (difference of #142,100.00) 120% difference. CONHESS 9 (which is another starting point for h...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Thu May 24, 2018 5:14 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: New NMC standards allow graduates to immediately train as prescribers
Replies: 0
Views: 17

New NMC standards allow graduates to immediately train as prescribers

By Alice Harrold, The Nursing and Midwifery Council (NMC) has today launched ‘ambitious’ new standards of skills and knowledge for UK nurses, including allowing graduates to train as prescribers immediately, as opposed to three years post graduation. The regulator has also introduced enhanced educat...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Thu May 24, 2018 4:50 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: The Candid Opinion Of A UK-Based Doctor on JOHESU
Replies: 0
Views: 22

The Candid Opinion Of A UK-Based Doctor on JOHESU

By Dr. Ijabla Raymond Although I practise abroad, I should point out that this strike affects me too. My family and friends all live in Nigeria. I feel compelled to write on this subject because of its seriousness and the dearth of objective analyses on our social media. It is an emotive subject for...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Thu May 24, 2018 4:44 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: JOHESU Strike and the Hypocrisy of the Federal Ministry of Health
Replies: 0
Views: 17

JOHESU Strike and the Hypocrisy of the Federal Ministry of Health

As a member of JOHESU, I chose to remain quiet as the impasse between the Association of Allied Health Professionals and the Federal Government lasts, however I'm compelled to jot some words here as my little contribution to various positions held by people on this protracted issue especially the in...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Thu May 24, 2018 4:41 pm
Forum: General Health News
Topic: Nurse Appointed a Commissioner of Health in Kwara state
Replies: 0
Views: 16

Nurse Appointed a Commissioner of Health in Kwara state

The Nursing community in Nigeria was pervaded with great joy and extreme cheerfulness on Wednesday 23rd May, 2018 when the executive Governor of Kwara state His Excellency Abdulfatah Ahmed appointed a Nurse as his substantive commissioner for Health in the state. The news of the development was conc...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed May 16, 2018 3:55 pm
Forum: Student Nurses Discussion and News
Topic: NIGERIAN ARMY COLLEGE OF NURSING OPENS TO CIVILIANS
Replies: 0
Views: 115

NIGERIAN ARMY COLLEGE OF NURSING OPENS TO CIVILIANS

The Nigerian Army College of Nursing, Yaba, Lagos debuts her first ever admission of civilians. Applications are invited from the general public into the GENERAL NURSING (RN) program of the College. Kindly find below detailed information pertaining to the admission 1. Candidates must possess a mini...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed May 16, 2018 3:06 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Becoming a nurse consultant
Replies: 0
Views: 62

Becoming a nurse consultant

Alison Pottle, MSc, BSc, RGN, DipN, is a nurse consultant at Harefield Hospital, Middlesex The introduction of nurse, midwife and health visitor consultants was part of the Department of Health’s national nursing strategy Making a Difference (1999). The aim was to keep experienced nurses in clinical...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed May 16, 2018 2:46 pm
Forum: Continuous Education
Topic: Fellowship Application At West African College Of Nursing
Replies: 4
Views: 4554

Re: Fellowship Application At West African College Of Nursing

WEST AFRICAN COLLEGE OF NURSING ANNOUNCES THE COMMENCEMENT OF THE SALE OF APPLICATION FORMS FOR THE 2018 FELLOWSHIP PROGRAMME BY EXAMINATION The West African College of Nursing (WACN) announces the commencement of sale of application forms for the Fellowship programme by examination for 2018. Date:...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Mon May 07, 2018 11:46 am
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: Nurses Week 2018 Goodwill Message Aliyu Garba
Replies: 0
Views: 105

Nurses Week 2018 Goodwill Message Aliyu Garba

Nurses' week. Time to make reflections, restructure, rebrand and package the image of nurses and nursing in Nigeria. There is immediate need for educational restructuring. Nursing education should move from ministries of health to federal ministry of education (national university commission). Nursi...