Three Hospitals Sealed For Working With Faux Licenses In Anambra
Three hospitals have been sealed by the Anambra State Ministry of Well being for working with solid licences and unqualified well being employees.
The Head, Medical Companies Division within the ministry, Dr Chukwulobelu Ugochukwu, led the workforce to the amenities situated in Alor, Idemili South Native Authorities Space of the state, on Wednesday.
Ugochukwu cautioned residents in opposition to patronising such unapproved amenities, however to moderately go to authorities basic hospitals for correct medicare.
He added that the hospitals have been sanctioned for using uncertified medical personnel, noting that the closure didn’t have an effect on in-patients.
He stated, “The hospitals have been shut by Well being Facility Monitoring and Accreditation Group for working with no licence, solid licence, unqualified employees or in an unhygienic surroundings in line with Well being administration.
“We additionally found some uncertified well being employees, who deal with sufferers and carry out medical procedures solely to go away the nation when problems come up.
“We, subsequently, name on group stakeholders, non secular our bodies and people to point out curiosity in actions of their localities, particularly well being.
“They need to additionally report back to the ministry any suspected facility or outlets concerned in quackery to help in saving thousands and thousands of lives and contributing to the well being sector of the state.”
He described extra worrisome circumstances of uncertified well being employees, who abandon their sufferers to relocate to different international locations once they encounter problems.
Ugochukwu assured of steady regulatory oversight of hospitals within the state, questioning why individuals danger human lives over financial beneficial properties.