The students of Cypress Academy Naibawa Maikalwa Quarters of Kumbotso Local Government Area of Kano State were in the Hospital to familiarize with some services offered such as Health Records, Theater, Laboratory, Dental and Accident and Emergency (A&E).
At the Health Record, the Head of Department, Mrs Victoria Bunmi Owans explained the work of Health Records Department, which include serial arrangement of patient files in a catalogue shelves, issuance of Death Certificate, providing statistic of the patients to the hospital Management and interpretation of biostatistics.
In the Main Theater the students were shown live coverage of Cardiothoracic operation where Chief Nursing officer of the Main Theater, Matron Regina Ofnakwu explained to the students, types of surgery conducted at the Main Theater. At the Chemical Pathology Department, Laboratory Scientist, Hassan Maikudi Muhammad and Assistant Director, Chemical Pathologist shows them the sample collection and separation bench as well as Automation Center. He further explained how tests were conducted, the procedures and the functions of other equipment at the laboratory.
The students later presented biscuits and juice to some sick Patients at the Paediatrics Ward of the Hospital.