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Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates for admission into the Community Health Officers Training Programme for 2019/2020 Academic Session. The training, which lasts for two (2) calendar years will commence in September, 2019. It leads to the award of Higher Diploma in Community Health.
BASIC EDUCATIONAL QUALIFICATION
West African School Certificate / GCE “O” Level OR Senior Secondary School Certificate (NECO) with five (5) credits which must include English Language, Mathematics, Biology, Chemistry and Physics at not more than two (2) sittings.
PROFESSIONAL QUALIFICATIONS AND EXPERIENCE:
In addition to the qualification above, candidates must possess any of the following professional qualifications and experience:
Applicants must be a registered Community Health Practitioner and possess a valid practice license.
WRITTEN TEST AND ORAL INTERVIEW:
Selection for admission will be based on candidates’ performance at a competitive written test and oral interview to be conducted on Wednesday 10th and Thursday, 11th July, 2019 respectively.
All candidates are to bring their originals and photocopies of certificates/master-lists to the examination center.
Applications are invited from the general public for Admission into the School of Post Basic Nursing Studies, UBTH, Benin City for the 2019/2020 academic session in the following courses.
Duration of course: one (1) year
Request for the Admission form should be directed to the Office of the Deputy Director (DD), Post Basic Nursing Studies, UBTH, Benin City, on payment of the prescribed application fee of Ten Thousand Naira (N10, 000.00) or its equivalent in Dollars or Pounds for foreign applicants.
IT IS HEREBY ANNOUNCED FOR THE INFORMATION OF GENERAL PUBLIC THAT THERE WILL BE AN AUCTION SALES OF UNSERVICEABLE VEHICLES, MOTOR BIKES, GENERATORS – (3) 625KVA CAT, PERKINS 500KVA, (1) 100KVA, TRACTOR MFC25. OBSOLETE HOSPITAL EQUIPMENT, OFFICE FURNITURE AND SCRAP ITEMS.
THESE ITEMS ARE AVAILABLE FOR INSPECTION AT THE OLD AND NEW SCRAP YARDS, SECURITY POST AND RADIOLOGY DEPARTMENT OF UBTH FROM 13TH – 26TH FEBRUARY, 2019. SALES TO COMMENCE IMMEDIATELY AFTER THE EXPIRATION OF THIS NOTICE.
FOR FURTHER ENQUIRES CONTACT FAGOBE COMPANY LTD.
The wife of the Governor of Edo State, Her Excellency Mrs Betsy Obaseki visited the University of Benin Teaching Hospital, Benin City on new year day, 01/01/2019 to identify, felicitate and share the joy of the new year with the ‘ new year baby’.
The first baby in the hospital for the 2019 was a baby girl born at 1:30 am and weighed 3.2kg at birth.
The first lady presented gifts to the mother of the baby who hinted that the baby may be named ‘Godspeed’. Management of the hospital also provided gifts for the lucky mom.
At the end of the visit, Mrs Obaseki commended the Hospital Management for the excellent care given to the mothers and their babies. She also commended Management on the benevolence displayed towards indigent patients in the hospital.
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ENTRANCE EXAMINATION FOR THE 18 MONTHS COURSE
Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the entrance examination for admission into the above School of Nursing in March 2019 for Eighteen (18) months (Post Registration) Nursing Programme leading to the award of Registered Nurse Certificate (RN).
Application forms should state age, state of origin, local government area, school(s) attended with qualifications obtained and addressed to the Principal.
COLLECTION OF APPLICATION FORM
Application forms are obtainable from the office of the Principal with a non-refundable fee of N10,000.00 (ten thousand Naira) only. This should be made payable to ANY UBTH REVENUE OR UBTH TREASURY SINGLE ACCOUNT (TSA) VIA THE REMITA PLATFORM IN ANY COMMERCIAL BANK UNDER THE SERVICE TYPE “TRAINING SCHOOL- SCHOOL OF NURSING
A separate payment of N200 to Nursing and Midwifery Council Committee Edo State Account No. 2004854377 First Bank of Nigeria Plc Benin City.
Candidates are to submit four (4) recent coloured passport photographs (taken in proceeding two weeks) while returning the completed application forms,
CLOSING DATE FOR SUBMISSION OF COMPLETED FORMS:
MONDAY, 25TH FEBRUARY, 2019
EXAMINATION DATE: WEDNESDAY 27TH FEBRUARY, 2019
VENUE : SCHOOL OF NURSING, UBTH
UBTH is committed to the health and safety of our clients and staff. To that end, please read the following information on transmission, prevention, treatment and protocols for yellow fever outbreaks. As we work together, we will keep our communities safe.
KEY FACTS ABOUT YELLOW FEVER
FOR FURTHER INFORMATION, CONTACT INFECTION CONTROL COMMITTEE @ 08023355029
CASE MANAGEMENT PROTOCOL FOR SUSPECTED CASE OF YELLOW FEVER
SCREEN – ASK ABOUT
Symptoms – Fever, headache, muscle aches, backache, chills, nausea and vomiting, jaundice, abdominal pain, bleeding from the mouth, nose and eyes.
Exposure – History of travel to an area where there was an outbreak or endemic for yellow fever within 6 days of becoming ill.
YF Vaccination: History of YF vaccination.
Standard case definitions for yellow fever:
Suspected case: Any person with acute onset of fever with jaundice appearing within 14 days of onset of the first symptoms.
Probable case: A suspected case AND one (1) of the following – Epidemiological link to a confirmed case or an outbreak; Positive post-mortem liver histopathology.
Confirmed case: Any suspected case with positive laboratory test for yellow fever.
Supportive care with specific attention to fluid and electrolyte management.
Appropriate antibiotics if there is superimposed infection.
Avoid hepatotoxic drugs, Aspirin, NSAIDs.