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by Kunle Emmanuel
Fri Jul 27, 2012 1:33 pm
Forum: Public Discussion Forum
Topic: Jealous nurse pours acid on lover
Replies: 2
Views: 2302

Re: Jealous nurse pours acid on lover

This is unacceptable. Pure wickedness. I am sure this is one of QUACK NURSES giving our dear profession a bad name.
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed Jul 25, 2012 5:16 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: 5 Misconception About Nursing
Replies: 5
Views: 3213

5 Misconception About Nursing

1. “A nurse is an assistant… a lower version of a doctor.” FALSE Many years ago this might have been considered true, but not any more. Modern nurses are skilled, knowledgeable and work independently as part of a team of healthcare professionals. Nurses are responsible for making sure patients rece...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Fri Jul 20, 2012 5:57 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Invest More in Nurses - Health Experts
Replies: 0
Views: 1283

Invest More in Nurses - Health Experts

Health experts have bemoaned the poor state of Nigerian hospitals and nurses' welfare. The experts made the call on Wednesday, at this year's edition of the Nigeria Nursing Awards held in Lagos. According to them, a meaningful investment in nursing is integral to reducing child and maternal mortalit...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Fri Jul 20, 2012 8:22 am
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: War against Quack Nurses/Midwives: Nigeria
Replies: 3
Views: 8444

War against Quack Nurses/Midwives: Nigeria

Quack nurses continue to give bad perception of nurses’ image in Nigeria. How well do you think we can reduce their increase if not eliminate them to make nursing a more rewarding career as it ought to be. I do know that N&MCN and NANNM should play a major role. However, our individual action, comme...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Mon Jul 16, 2012 12:21 pm
Forum: MCPDP for Nurses & Midwives
Topic: How to register for Lagos MCPDP LASUTH/LUTH/other states
Replies: 19
Views: 20706

Re: How to register for Lagos MCPDP LASUTH/LUTH

In a bid to enforce IT compliance, maximize efficiency through the use of technology, while reducing costs to Nigerian Nurses in lagos state, the leadership of the Lagos state MCPDP committe, lagos state Director of Nursing services Mrs. J.A. Agunbiade has launced an online MCPDP registration websit...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed Jul 11, 2012 7:04 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: Quackery in Nigeria Nursing is a 'GREAT' Headache - NANNM
Replies: 1
Views: 1643

Quackery in Nigeria Nursing is a 'GREAT' Headache - NANNM

General Secretary of NANNM, Comrade GEORGE M. AYUA explains the significance of the International Nurses Week and believes there is the need for government to allow for training and retraining of more Nurses to meet the demand for their services in the country. What is the significance of this even...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed Jul 11, 2012 6:48 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: 80% nurses in private hospitals are quacks – NANNM .
Replies: 3
Views: 9221

80% nurses in private hospitals are quacks – NANNM .

The national secretary, National Association of Nigeria Nurses and Midwives, NANNM Comrade George Ayua has said that about 80 percent of the nurses working in private hospitals are quacks. To the end, he advised Nigerians to properly verify the authenticity of the health care service providers in pr...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Wed Jul 11, 2012 9:59 am
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: FG: Over 20,000 Doctors & Nurses Have Emigrated from Nigeria
Replies: 0
Views: 1146

FG: Over 20,000 Doctors & Nurses Have Emigrated from Nigeria

As Federal Government strives to improve healthcare delivery in the country, indications have emerged that Nigeria is now an exporter of doctors, nurses and other health workers to developed countries of the world. It is believed that 20,000 doctors who have migrated from Nigeria, with about 4,000 o...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Mon Jul 09, 2012 6:22 pm
Forum: Nurse to Nurse Discussion
Topic: Nigerian Nurse Honored for Excellence
Replies: 0
Views: 1377

Nigerian Nurse Honored for Excellence

A Nigerian nurse at the Regional Medical Center have been honored with awards for nursing excellence. Eunice Imoh and Joette Kittrell were honored as Nurses of the Year in General Units/Supervisory Care and Specialty Care, respectively. The Nurses of the Year are selected annually by the RMC medical...
by Kunle Emmanuel
Mon Jul 09, 2012 6:07 pm
Forum: Nursing Related News & Articles
Topic: Nursing denied accreditation at NOUN
Replies: 1
Views: 1889

Re: Nursing denied accreditation at NOUN

The National Open University of Nigeria (NOUN) will be graduating its first set of students in November, the Vice-chancellor Professor Vincent Ado Tenebe said yesterday in Abuja. Since its resuscitation in 2003, the university has been unable to graduate students because its courses were not accredi...