GOV AKEREDOLU LAMENTS POOR MANAGEMENT OF UNIMED TEACHING HOSPITALJanuary 12, 2023
•••Receives Committee’s Report
Ondo State Governor, Arakunrin @RotimiAkeredolu, SAN, CON, Thursday decried the poor management of the University of Medical Sciences Teaching Hospital (UNIMEDTH), Ondo.
The Governor said the Teaching Hospital was not properly managed despite his administration’s huge investment on infrastructure at the facility.
Governor Akeredolu said lack of symbiotic relationship between the Teaching Hospital and the University of Medical Sciences was partly responsible for the poor management of the Hospital.
He assured that his administration will take proactive steps to rectify the situation. The Governor spoke in his office while receiving the report of the committee set up to Reposition the Teaching Hospital.
The Governor, who also lamented the exodus of health workers in the country, said his administration is looking at sustainable steps to address the trend so as to close up the gap created by the shortage of personnel.
He stressed that his administration is currently building a 250-bed hospital in Ondo and another 250-bed in Akure.