University of Ilorin Teaching hospital takes delivery of Medical equipment
Written by Olarotimi Oshin on June 21, 2022
The Chief Medical Director of the University of Ilorin Teaching hospital says the medical equipment received by the hospital will go a long way to improve the delivery of healthcare services to the people and relieve the hospital management of some financial burdens .
Professor Abdullahi Yusuf,Chief Medical Director, University of Ilorin Teaching Hospital stated this recently while taking delivery of medical equipment facilitated by Joint Admissions and Matriculation Board (JAMB) .
In his remarks , JAMB Registrar Professor Isiaq Oloyede explained that the equipment were donated by a grant agency in the United States of America called Project-Commission on Urgent Relief and Equipment |Project C.U.R.E|.
At the formal presentation of the medical equipment, Oloyede clarified that the donation was as a result of partnership between JAMB and the foreign donor, Project C.U.R.E., which supplies free quality medical equipment to needy facilities across the globe.
Professor Oloyede said the drive for JAMB to contribute its quota to address the deficit in the nation’s health sector motivated it to enter into such partnership.
The equipment donated to UITH includes Ventilator, consumables, Mattress, gynecology chair, treatment table, treadmill machine, crutches, ICU beds, urinary catheters, among others .