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Apply For Employment at The Kogi State University

Kogi State University Anyigba, was established on 18 November, 1999 and currently, has a total student population of over 23,000 students spread across its seven (7) Faculties of Agriculture, Arts and Humanities, Education, Law, Management Sciences, Natural Sciences, Social Sciences and a College of Health Sciences. Though a State University, Kogi State University accommodates a significant number of non indigenes, from all parts of Nigeria.   Applications are invited from suitably qualified candidates for the position below:  

Application at National Malaria Elimination Program for Monitoring and Evaluation Manager

The National Malaria Elimination Program (NMEP), Federal ministry of health abuja has Vacancies for Monitoring and Evaluation Manager RESPONSIBLITIES Supervise staff carrying out all M&E activities related to GF including analysis of data generated from data verification visits and preparation of reports Planing and coordination of field operations and data managment related to GF

World Hepatitis Day 2017. Photo Speaks. MedicalNigeria In Jos

During the systematic  presentation of seminar about Hepatitis and Sexually Transmitted Diseases  (STDs) at a top school in Jos, Plateau State Nigeria.

Health Record Officer Jobs at Tulsi Chanrai Foundation

Tulsi Chanrai Foundation is an international NGO working in Nigeria from last 20 years primarily in the areas of Mission for Primary Healthcare, Mission for Vision and Mission for Water. Through the Mission for Vision program, TCF has conducted more than 110,000 free eye surgeries in the 5 hospitals across Nigeria. TCF currently performs more than 5000 eye surgeries in its centres in Kebbi and Calabar. The centres in Yola, Owerri and Katsina are now being managed by Nigerian staff trained by TCF. We are setting up a Super Specialty Eye Hospital in Abuja and are currently seeking qualified Basic Nurses (RN).

Lautech Teaching Hospital Vacancies For House Officers

Application are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill position of House Officers in LAUTECH Teaching Hospital, Osogbo, State Of Osun, Nigeria.   Position: House Officers   Location: Osogbo, Osun State   Qualifications :  • Candidates must possess MB Ch B/MB BS from any recognized university and must possess evidence of registration with the Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria.    Method of Application: Employment application forms are available at the Establishment Department of the Hospital at Five Thousand Naira (N5,000.00) only.   Note:  Candidates who have collected forms and submitted need not re-obtain forms.   Completed application forms should be submitted within two weeks from the date of this publication.    Sign: Director of Administration

Vacancy for A Nurse at Aldelia Group Nigeria

Aldelia is an International Specialist Oil & Gas, Manpower and Project Services consultancy. A world leader in Permanent and Contract Staffing and Payroll Solutions providing services for many of the major Oil Exploration and Production companies.   We are looking to fill the position below:   Position: Nurse (Offshore)   Location: Rivers   Requirements * Degree in Nursing. * Experience working in the Oil and Gas Sector.   Application Closing Date 31st July, 2017.   How to Apply Interested and qualified candidates should send their CV's to:    Note:  Only qualified candidates shall be contacted.

Laboratory and Clinical Consultant Vacancies at Management Sciences for Health

The Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact. We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Since its founding in 1971, MSH has worked in over 150 countries with policy makers, health professionals, and health care consumers to improve the quality, availability and affordability of health services. Clinical Consultant Location:  Kwara Grade: Consultant Dept/Unit: GEN (General) Project/Program: A512 - Nigeria CaTSS Reports To: State Team Leader Job Description The key objective for the short-term technical assistance is to support the delivery of sustainable HIV/TB and HIV care, and treatment services in supported hospital facilities. Role of MSH Provide one day orientation on MSH ART model, use of SIMS tool, and tra

HIV Officer at the United Nations Children's Fund (UNICEF) In Bauchi

The United Nations Children's Fund ( UNICEF ) - For 70 years, UNICEF has been working on the ground in 190 countries and territories to promote children's survival, protection and development. The world's largest provider of vaccines for developing countries, UNICEF supports child health and nutrition, good water and sanitation, quality basic education for all boys and girls, and the protection of children from violence, exploitation, and AIDS. UNICEF is funded entirely by the voluntary contributions of individuals, businesses, foundations and governments. HIV Officer, NO-B

Vacancies for Staff Nurse/Midwife at Green Field Health Management

Green Field Health Management Limited, a national Health Management and Maintenance organization with Headquarters at Enugu and branches across the six geopolitical zones of the country, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates for immediate employment in the position below: Position: Staff Nurse/Midwife (RN/RM) Location: Owerri, Imo Responsibilities and Attributes * Hospital accreditation; * Quality assurance visitations; * Vetting of bills; Medical claims;

Call For Applications As Medical Laboratory Inspectors

Medical Laboratory services are essential to patient care and therefore have to be available to meet the needs of all patients and the Clinical Physicians responsible for treatment and management of patients. Therefore, the results emanating from the Laboratory should be reliable, reproducible and timely. To achieve the above, the Medical Laboratory Science Council of Nigeria (hereinafter referred to as ‘Council’) is empowered to inspect, monitor, evaluate and accredit all Medical Laboratories in Public and Private Health facilities. This empowerment is statutorily provided in the MLSCN Act, CAP M25, LFN 2004 and the subsidiary legislations as published in the Federal Government

Embryologist Vacancy at The Bridge Clinic

At the Bridge Clinic we give the best. Our medical staff has all the skills, knowledge and expertise to give couples their best chance of conceiving. Our international partners give us access to technologies and techniques that can't be found anywhere else. The Bridge Clinic is the premier provider of fertility services across Nigeria. Embryologists The preferred candidates should be competent in most laboratory procedures like Egg Collection, Tissue Culture, Oocyte Stripping, Fertilization check, Embryo grading and transfer, Embryo Cryopreservation and Intra Cyto- Plasmic Sperm Injection competent, amongst others with at least a minimum of 4 years experience in a similar role. Method of Application If you are competent and motivated  to  be a part of Nigeria's foremost fertility clinic,  please submit a copy of your resume  with the role applied for  (Embryologist) as the subject of your mail to  

Hepatitis and Sexually Transmitted Diseases Explained.

WHAT IS VIRAL HEPATITIS? Viral Hepatitis: This is the inflammation  and necrosis of the liver caused by a virus or group of viruses.  There are other types of hepatitis including hepatotoxic and drugs related hepatitis and alcoholic hepatitis. Types of Viral Hepatitis There are many types of viral hepatitis   Hepatitis A, B, C, D, E and G e.t.c   HEPATITIS B : It is caused by the Hepatitis B virus. A DNA hepadna virus with a partially double-stranded DNA genome. 

Global Deaths by HIV/AIDS Reduced by 50%. Experts Say

Anyone who is sexually active is at risk for an STD, regardless of gender, race, social class, or sexual orientation. That said, teenagers and young adults acquire STDs more easily than older people. It said the “scales have tipped”, with more than half of people getting drug treatment for the first time. An HIV infection cannot be cured – it can only be contained with daily doses of antiretroviral therapy.

Medical Officer, HMO Officer and Account Officer Jobs at Hillstar Hospitals

Hillstar Hospital is seeking qualified applicants for the roles of the above positions. Medical Officer- 4 years post NYSC experience.  Account Officer: HND/Bsc. Accounting with 2 years experience. HMO Officer: HND/B.Sc in any discipline but experience in health billing is necessary. Qualified candidite should send CV or call 07055828955

What is Cystic Fibrosis and its significance?

Cystic fibrosis is of great significance in our world today.             Most cases of cystic fibrosis in the UK are now identified through

Wrong Diagnosis: Medical Council Asks Family to Write Petition Over Death of Victim

The Medical and Dental Council of Nigeria has asked the family of late Kolawole Idowu to come forward with a formal complaint to the organisation for investigation into the death of the victim. The Registrar of the regulatory body, Dr T.A.B. Sanusi, said the agency was ready to take up the case, adding that any of the doctors found wanting in the death will be appropriately sanctioned. PUNCH Metro had reported that Kolawole had just completed his National Youth Service Corps programme when he took ill.

Mobile Radiologist/ X-ray Radiographer Jobs at KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation (Abuja and Lagos)

KNCV Tuberculosis Foundation is an international Non-profit organization dedicated to the fight against tuberculosis (TB), still the most deadly infectious disease in the world.   KNCV is an international center of expertise for TB control that promotes effective, efficient, innovative and sustainable tuberculosis control strategies in a national and international context.  We are an organization of passionate TB professionals, including doctors, researchers, training experts, nurses and epidemiologists. We aim to stop the spread of the worldwide epidemic of TB and to prevent the further spread of drug-resistant TB.   We are recruiting to fill the position below:  

How to Prevent Food Poisoning

Roughly 176 million cases of food poisoning and 15,000 related deaths occur each year. The elderly, the very young, pregnant women, and people with otherwise weakened immune systems tend to be most vulnerable. You’re not totally helpless, though. These simple rules may help you avoid food-borne illnesses. Avoid raw eggs Eggs have been linked to 352 food poisoning

Vacancies at Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) For A Mid-Wife

Medecins Sans Frontieres (MSF) is an international, independent, medical humanitarian organisation that delivers emergency aid to people affected by armed conflict, epidemics, natural disasters and exclusion from healthcare. MSF offers assistance to people based on need, irrespective of race, religion, gender or political affiliation.   We are recruiting to fill the position below:   Position: Midwife   Location: Nigeria Report to: Project Coordinator (PC-FC)/ Project Medical Referent Report to (Functional): Project Medical Referent (PMR) Area: Medical

Press Release: Protocol for The Inspection of Medical Laboratory Facilities by The Medical Laboratory Council of Nigeria

MLSCN Protocol for Inspection of Medical Laboratories in Nigeria. Medical Laboratory services are essential to patient care and therefore have to be available to meet the needs of all patients as well as the Physicians responsible for treatment and management of patients. Therefore, the results emanating from the Laboratory should be reliable, accurate, reproducible, timely and cost effective. In order to achieve the above, the Medical

What You Need to Know About Lyme Disease and Its Relationship To Suicide Attempts

Lyme disease   is the latest trending news in health according to Google trends as at 21st July, 2017. This disease is caused by a bacteria,   Borrelia burgdorferi , that is  transmitted to humans through a bite from an infected black-legged or deer tick. 

Ten (10) Clinical and Health Vacancies at Isalu Hospitals

Isalu Hospitals was incorporated in 2004 as a limited liability company registered with corporate affairs commission (RC 502112). We are a specialist healthcare provider located in the heart of Ogba, Ikeja area of Lagos State. Vacancies Medical Officer Male Laboratory Scientist Paediatric Nurse Radiologist Male Health Information Officer Nurse/Midwife

Apply For A Safety Program Coordinator Job at the United States Mission Nigeria

T he U.S. Consulate General in Lagos is seeking to employ a suitable and qualified candidate for the position of Safety Program Coordinator in the Facilities Maintenance Section.     NOTE:  Due to the high volume of applications received, we will only contact applicants who are being considered. Thank you for your understanding.   BASIC FUNCTION OF THE POSITION: The Safety Program Coordinator is responsible for assisting the post occupational Safety and Health Officer (POSHO) in carrying out the day-to-day functions of the Safety, Health and Environmental Management (SHEM) and Fire Protection Division (FIR) programs at post. As required by 15 FAM 845, the incumbent assures that all

Apply for Nutrition Officer, Health Officer and Health Assistant Jobs at Action Against Hunger International

Action Against Hunger | ACF-International works to save lives by combating hunger and diseases that threaten the lives of vulnerable communities, through nutrition, food security, water and sanitation, health and advocacy. Health Officer: Job Summary The Health Officer will be based in Maiduguri, Borno State and report to the Nutrition Deputy Program Manager. He/she will support the implementation of health component

Apply For Laboratory Technician Vacancies in Lagos

A reputable Hospital located in Victoria Island, Lagos, urgently requires the services of Dynamic and result oriented individuals who are ready to add more value to the operations of the Organization, to fill the position below:   Position:  Medical Laboratory Technician   Location: Lagos   Requirement 1-3 years experience in a reputable hospital will be an added advantage.   Application Closing Date 

Community Support Officer Jobs at The Western Africa Reproductive Health Initiative

The Western Africa Reproductive Health Initiative (WARHI) works in the area of sexual and reproductive health for general population, Key Populations (KPs) and gender based violence and women economic empowerment and rights programs. WARHI works collaboratively with various institutions including governments, the public sector, national health research and extension systems, universities, International Research Systems and other stakeholders to implement research and training programs to empower women and young people. Community Support Officer Location:  Nationwide

Community Health Extension Worker at TippyToes KidCare

TippyToes KidCare is a state of the art Nursery that provides high quality education, enhanced development learning skills and a world class play environment for kids in Abuja, Nigeria. We are in the process of recruiting Dynamic, Self-motivated, Enthusiastic candidate of any ethnicity for immediate employment in the capacity below: Community Health Extension Worker (CHEW)

Know Your Food Portion Sizes and Effects on Your Health

RULES OF FOOD PORTION CONTROL Measure and weigh to understand what one portion looks like : Different foods have different portions, so in order for you to understand what one portion of each food looks like measure or weigh the food once to get a fair idea. For instance, if you want to reduce the oil you use for your daily cooking measure out 4-5 teaspoons at the start of the day and attempt to cook all meals in that much oil. Here’s a handy guide to portions of common foods:

Clinical and Laboratory Vacancies at The Management Sciences for Health (MSH)

Management Sciences for Health (MSH), a global health nonprofit organization, uses proven approaches developed over 40 years to help leaders, health managers, and communities in developing nations build stronger health systems for greater health impact. We work to save lives by closing the gap between knowledge and action in public health. Since its founding in 1971, MSH has worked in over 150 countries with policy makers, health professionals, and health care consumers to improve the quality, availability and affordability of health services. Working with governments, donors, non governmental

Dyslipidemia: A Focus on Hyper and Hypocholesterolemia

DYSLIPIDEMIA:This is  a condition  describing the amount of lipid  in the blood precisely  cholesterol and fat.(WHO 2000) this condition can be described in two ways which are the hyper and hypolipidemia respectively (WHO 2000). A disorder describing abnormal amount of cholesterol in the blood is termed dyslipidemia.(creckas 1997) Dyslipidemia is described in two ways:

Hypercoagulation and Bleeding Disorders: Definitions, Causes, Diagnosis and Treatments.

Blood Coagulation can be simply defined as the process at which blood forms clot. When there is  a vascular injury, the platelets clump together and stick to the edges of the damaged vessel. They  release substances into the blood that perform a variety of functions:

Latest Vacancies at Health Plus Limited. Apply Now!

Apply for these latest health jobs available at HealthPlus Limited  HealthPlus Limited is Nigeria's 1st Integrative Pharmacy, the fastest growing pharmacy chain in West Africa. Since 1999, we have been committed to our mission of helping people achieve optimum health & vitality. In 2010, a sister company was birthed - CasaBella International Limited. CasaBella, a one-stop store for beauty and grooming solutions is now a retail chain and a household name.

Pharmacists Jobs at DR. Joe Nwiloh Heart Center, Adazi-Nnukwu. Anambra State

The heart center is a facility with capacity for 12 ICU and 12 ward beds.including executive suites. It is an international standard specialist center equipped with state of the art equipment,providing full spectrum services in cardiology and cardiovascular surgery. Interested applicants must be highly motivated, with impeccable character, integrity, result oriented, trainable and committed to compassionate and excellent patient care. Must have good interpersonal and communi cation skills and be a team player in order to provide the high standard of care expected from the staff.  

Medical Laboratory Scientist Jobs in Lagos and Abuja at a Reputable Health Facility

Position: Medical Laboratory Scientist Locations: Lagos and Abuja Qualifications, Experience and Skills  Possess Bachelor's Degree in Medical Laboratory Science. * Applicants must be graduates from a reputable university  with a minimum of Second Class upper division , and must be within 27 - 37 years of age. * Minimum of 5 years working experience.

Recruitment at The Delta State Hospital Management Board

Delta State Hospitals Management Board -  Applications are hereby invited from suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below: Consultant Surgeon Consultant Paediatrician Consultant Radiologist Qualifications Fellow of the National Post Graduate Medical College (Radiology) or Fellow of the West African College of Surgeons (Radiology) or equivalent qualification.

Job Opportunities at St. Mary's Hospital

St. Mary's Hospital is a result of our efforts and ambition to achieve medical excellence in order to deliver reliable and quality medical support and solutions at an affordable cost. St. Mary’s Hospital is a multi-specialist hospital, offering specialised medical solutions for various medical conditions and diseases. Lab Scientist Experienced Nurse/MidWife Medical Officer (Experienced) Consultant Gynaecologist (Part Time)

Graduate Pharmacist Job at Renowned Female and Children Based Hospital

South Shore Women's and Children's Hospital is a female and children focused healthcare facility. We are based in Lagos, the economic centre of Nigeria. Pharmacist Key Result Areas (KRA) Checking prescriptions to ensure that there are no errors and that they are appropriate and safe for dispensing. Providing advice on the dosage of medicines and the most appropriate form of medication, for example tablet, injection, ointment or inhaler in conjunction with doctors. Developing standard of procedure for drug use within the hospital and implementing hospital regulations for the pharmacy in keeping with international standard.

Vacancy For A Medical Laboratory Technician at Clina-Lancet

Clina-Lancet is a member of the Lancet Group of Laboratories originally founded in South Africa. Lancet Laboratories in South Africa is an internationally ISO-accredited pathology laboratory which has been in the business for more than 50 years, has more than 100 reference laboratories, more than 250 branch offices in various parts of Africa and more than 80 pathologists specializing in different aspects of pathology available for doctors to seek expert opinion whenever they need. Medical Laboratory Technician JOB DESCRIPTION Represents the organisation by applying the principles of customer care

Are You Addicted To Your Phone? 5 Signs You Are Addicted To Your Phone And Remedies.

1. You have your phone in your  hand/pocket 24/7 Chances are that if you are  completely addicted to your phone,  you will always keep your phone in  your hand or somewhere close to  you.    People who are addicted will always, or in most of the instances, be seen  with their phones, either chatting  away, being on call, or using some  random app or the other.  It is difficult for such people to part  with their phones for a long time for they can have a  panic attack even if they feel for a  second that they have lost their  phone. 2. Not a day goes by that you are without your phone:  People who are addicted to their phones will not be able to live  without it even for a day.  If, by mistake, they ever leave their phones at home and realize midway  that they did, then they will make it  a point to go back home and fetch  it.  These people need to have their  phones with them constantly, without which they feel incomplete.

New Powder Discovered to Reduce Sickle Cell Crisis

A new powder formulation known as Endari (L-glutamine oral powder)  for    treatment of the debilitating disorder has been approved by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA).  The new formulation is  approved for patients aged 5 years and older to reduce severe complications associated with the blood disorder. 

Senate Wants Genotype as Compulsory Test for Intending Married Couples

The bill seeks to provide for compulsory haemoglobin-Genotype screening before a marriage is conducted under the Marriage Act and before registration of new births under the Birth, Death etc Compulsory Registration Act. Leading debate on the bill, Ogembe who noted that the objective of the bill was to establish a clear

National Postgraduate College of Medical Laboratory Science Bill Passed into Law

A bill establishing the National Postgraduate College of Medical Laboratory Science has been passed into law. The bill National Postgraduate College of Medical Laboratory Science Bill, 2017 (HB. 405) by Senator Ahmed Lawan was among 6 other bills that the Nigerian Senate passed on the 11th of July 2017. Other bills that were read the third time and PASSED include   1. Animal Health and Husbandry Technologies (Registration, etc) Bill, 2017 (HB. 320) by Senator Ahmed Lawan.   2. Compulsory Treatment and Care of Victims of Gunshots Bill, 2017 (HB. 119) by Senator Ahmed Lawan.   3. Corporate Manslaughter Bill, 2017 (HB. 273) by Senator Ahmed Lawan.  

Chief Medical Director Vacancy at the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, Uyo, Akwa Ibom

The Management of the University of Uyo Teaching Hospital (UUTH), hereby invite applications from interested and suitably qualified candidates to fill the position below in the Hospital which will soon be vacant:   Position: Chief Medical Director   Location: Uyo, Akwa-Ibom   Responsibilities * The Chief Medical Director is the Head/Chief Executive of the Institution. He is accountable to the Board of Management and the Honourable Minister of Health. * He/She is charged with the responsibility of executing government policies and

Ahmadu Bello University Postgraduate Admission Forms on Sale

This is to inform the general public that online sale of the Ahmadu Bello University Postgraduate Application Forms for the 2017/2018 academic session shall commence on 3rd July, 2017.   All interested applicants should visit the Ahmadu Bello University website:  for available courses, requirements, details of purchase, filing and submission of the online forms. Please note the following information:  

Medical Officer, Medical Records Officer, Executive/Hospital Driver, Senior Nursing Sister, Staff Nurse/Midwife at Inland Hospital

Inland Specialist Hospital, a reputable healthcare delivery centre, is recruiting suitably qualified candidates to fill the position above. All interested applicants are required to have necessary qualifications and experience. Method of Application Applicants should send their CV's to: