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July 05 2019 0Comment

Akinkugbe Canvasses For 0.2% Pre-Tax Profit For Health Fund

Emeritus Professor Oladipo Akinkugbe has called on the federal government to set up a Nigeria Health Fund which the private sector will be compelled to pay 0.2% of their pre-tax profit into. He made the call after he was given a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 6th Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA 2019) in Lagos. The award was presented by the Deputy Governor of Ogun State, Engr. (Mrs.) Noimot Salako-Oyedele.
According to a statement weekend signed by Moses Braimah, Director, Marketing, Communication, & Strategy
Dr. Stella Okoli, Group Managing Director of Emzor Pharmaceutical and Professor Eyitayo Lambo, former Minister of Health were also given the Lifetime Achievement Award.
Akinkugbe who went nostalgic, gave an account of how similar fund(s) was set up in the past, both in local and foreign currencies, but was frittered away by a past military regime.

July 01 2019 0Comment

It’s difficult to take pride in Nigeria’s healthcare – Akinkungbe

Emeritus Professor of Medicine, Prof. Oladapo Akinkugbe has decree lack of quality healthcare delivery in Nigeria says that there are still a lot of room for improvement. Akinkugbe who spoke at the 2019 Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award, NHEA, organised by the Global Health Projects and Resources, in partnership with the Anadach Group where he received Lifetime Achievement Award along with the Founder and Group Managing Director of Emzor Pharmaceutical Industries Limited, Dr Stella Okoli and Former Minister of Health, Professor Eyitayo Lambo, regretted that instead of the country to improve on some of the progress recorded in the past the reverse was the case.
He urged the federal, state and local government to declare state of emergency in health and education sector, “as far as healthcare is a concern, one cannot say he is very proud with the quality of healthcare in this country. I could remember my early days at University College

July 01 2019 0Comment

NIGERIA HEALTHCARE EXCELLENCE AWARDS 2019 AWARDEES

Emeritus Professor Oladipo Olujimi Akinkugbe, Dr. Stella Chinyelu Okoli and Prof. Eyitayo Lambo were the three eminent persons who cart home the Lifetime Achievement prize of the sixth edition of Nigeria Health Care Excellence Award (NHEA).

The award which held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos weekend, also bestowed the special recognition award on Dr. Mohammed Pate for providing leadership in the reduction of polio in Nigeria, while Dr. Aranmolate Ayobami received his for the revolution of cosmetic surgery in Nigeria.

The event which had several doctors, hospital administrators, pharmacists, owners of health management organisations (HMOs), captains of industry and stakeholders in the health sector in attendance also awarded ‘Outstanding CSR Health Project of the Year’ to Healing Stripes Hospital for providing free dialysis for the less-privileged.

June 28 2019 0Comment

Expert urges governments to invest, support private public partnership in healthcare

Emeritus Professor Oladipo Olujimi Akinkugbe, Dr. Stella Chinyelu Okoli and Prof. Eyitayo Lambo were the three eminent persons who cart home the Lifetime Achievement prize of the sixth edition of Nigeria Health Care Excellence Award (NHEA).

The award which held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos weekend, also bestowed the special recognition award on Dr. Mohammed Pate for providing leadership in the reduction of polio in Nigeria, while Dr. Aranmolate Ayobami received his for the revolution of cosmetic surgery in Nigeria.

The event which had several doctors, hospital administrators, pharmacists, owners of health management organisations (HMOs), captains of industry and stakeholders in the health sector in attendance also awarded ‘Outstanding CSR Health Project of the Year’ to Healing Stripes Hospital for providing free dialysis for the less-privileged.

June 26 2019 0Comment

Emeritus Professor Akinkugbe, Okoli, Nasarawa State, Others Shine At Sixth NHEA Edition

Emeritus Professor Oladipo Olujimi Akinkugbe, Dr. Stella Chinyelu Okoli and Prof. Eyitayo Lambo were the three eminent persons who cart home the Lifetime Achievement prize of the sixth edition of Nigeria Health Care Excellence Award (NHEA).

The award which held at Eko Hotel and Suites, Victoria Island, Lagos weekend, also bestowed the special recognition award on Dr. Mohammed Pate for providing leadership in the reduction of polio in Nigeria, while Dr. Aranmolate Ayobami received his for the revolution of cosmetic surgery in Nigeria.

The event which had several doctors, hospital administrators, pharmacists, owners of health management organisations (HMOs), captains of industry and stakeholders in the health sector in attendance also awarded ‘Outstanding CSR Health Project of the Year’ to Healing Stripes Hospital for providing free dialysis for the less-privileged.

August 11 2018 0Comment

Harmony Diagnostic wins NHEA Radiology Service Provider of the Year Award

Harmony Advanced Diagnostic Centre, HADC, Ilorin recently bagged the Radiology Service Provider of the Year at the just-concluded 5th Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award, NHEA, held in Lagos. Reacting to the award, elated writer and HADC Managing Director, Dr Olubunmi Jetawo said: “It has been a very professional journey for us. Getting such recognition for quality service amongst your peer in radio-imaging in Nigeria gives us a lot of encouragement to continue to do more. We will continue to optimise our business processes at HADC to match world standards.”
HADC Ilorin was established by the Kwara State Government as a state-of-the-art modern healthcare facility, with a mission to ensure consistent provision of reliable comprehensive diagnostic and allied healthcare services. The centre is fully automated and offers unique services of health screening with the latest sophisticated radiological and laboratory machines.

August 11 2018 0Comment

DoctorNow wins PharmAccess Innovative Healthcare Service Provider award

Innovative healthcare social media technology application, DoctorNow, has won the PharmAccess Innovative Healthcare Service Provider of the Year award. The award is one of the categories in the recently concluded 2018 Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards event. An elated Olumoyowa Kolade, who spoke on the ingenuity DoctorNow has brought to healthcare delivery service in Nigeria, said, […]

August 11 2018 0Comment

Adamawa, FMC Yola Receive Awards For Schemes Targeting The Poor

Lagos – The Adamawa State government and Prof. Auwal Abubakar, Chief Medical Director of Federal Medical Centre (FMC), Yola were given separate awards recently at the 5th Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA 2018) in Lagos. Adamawa State received the Outstanding State Government Healthcare Programme of the Year Award for their active strides towards a Mandatory Health Insurance […]

August 11 2018 0Comment

Paelon memorial clinic wins NHEA SafeCare quality award

Paelon memorial clinic, a multi-specialty hospital has won the SafeCare facility of the year award in Nigeria. This award is one of the categories in the 5th Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Award (NHEA 2018) that focuses on SafeCare quality standards for healthcare facilities. Paelon memorial clinic was established in May 2010. It has grown from an […]

June 13 2018 0Comment

eVoting begins for over 100 NHEA Award nominees

It has been confirmed that eVoting has begun for over 100 organisations and individuals nominated for the 5th Nigerian Healthcare Excellence Awards. Some of the nominees include: Abia State, Adamawa State, Diamond Bank, Sterling Bank, Access Bank, University College Hospital Ibadan, University Teaching Hospital, Enugu,  Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Lagoon Hospital, St. Nicholas Hospital, Clinix, […]