Medical News, Health Advice, Latest Medical and Health Jobs, Hospital Jobs, Internship Vacancies, N.G.O Jobs, e.t.c

Adverts

Ads

About Medical Nigeria

Medical Nigeria is one of the favorite top Medical and Health blogs in Nigeria with focus on health advice, medical tips and Job vacancies. It is a Nigerian Health blog where you can learn about your health.

The blog covers topics on medical and health issues including providing up to date relevant Job vacancies across the country.

Rich e-media information for Medical Doctors, Consultants, Medical Laboratory Scientists, Pharmacists, Radiographers, Nurses, Mid-Wives, Health Extension Workers, Dental Officers, Nutrition Officers, Medical Laboratory Technicians e.t.c.

You can always find a spot for yourself here!

Frequently, other science related vacancies are also included for Science Oriented Graduates visiting this site.

Browse through our Archives for relevant gist.

I welcome you once again.


Eniola Adewale

MedicalNigeria.com




Newsletter

Sunday, January 21, 2018

JUTH Resident Doctors Demand Immediate Removal Of CMD

The controversies and unease between the Association of Resident Doctors (ARDs) of Jos University Teaching Hospital (JUTH) and its management came up again when the former staged a protest at the premises of the institution demanding the immediate removal of the Chief Medical Director (CMD), Edmund Banwat, as his four-year tenure has elapsed.The association claimed that the tenure of the CMD came to an end on December 31, 2017, adding that until he brings a letter of renewal of appointment from the Federal Ministry of Health, he will be disregarded and whatever he does is null and void.
 
But the management of JUTH through its Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee (CMAC), Jonathan Karshima, who said he was there to hold brief for the CMD, described ARD’s claims as spurious.
 
Addressing journalists yesterday after marching from the institution’s Freedom Square to the Administrative Block, ARD president, Paul Agbo, said they were embarking on a peaceful demonstration to register their discomfort and dismay over the way the management and CMD are handling the unfortunate situation.
 
According to Agbo, despite the protest, patients in the hospital would not suffer, as they would return to duty to attend to them. He said they were protesting against the CMD’s illegal acts, illegal sacking of doctors, injustice in the system and above all his tenure as CMD was over and he should go.
 
Agbo told reporters that in spite of the last protest they embarked upon, JUTH management went ahead to sack the resident doctors, an action he dubbed as wicked, because the sacked doctors were going to swell the labour market.
 
He explained that when the JUTH management was contacted initially why they were sacking doctors indiscriminately, management told them that they were doing that because other sister institutions were doing similar exercises which turned out to be false.


Source: The Guardian Newspaper

No comments:

Post a Comment

Step By Step Mini Importation Business Guide Exposed!!!

Learn How to Make Money Importing Cheap Products For N300-N1,000 and Reselling for Upto N10,000 in Nigeria.

Call/WhatsApp====> 07038844295

Copyright: Written permissions are needed before contents in MedicalNigeria.com may be used. Powered by Blogger.