Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital, Kano Nigeria

Zaria Road, P.M.B 3452 Kano GSM: 0706 8297399, 0706 8297396 (Selfless Service to Humanity)


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Top Management Commitee members of AKTH in a two-day workshop organized by the board of Management of the hospital in collaboration with T&M Synergy Management consultant at Hotel Seventeen in Kaduna State. The aim of the workshop is to strenghten the capacity of the management staff.

Arrangements are HI-Top gear for the establishment of Oxygen Manufacturing plant in the hospital in order to curtail the challenges of acquiring gas from private investors outside.

Internal Medicine Department, AKTH, conducted a free screening on about 300 people, to mark the World Hepatitis Day on 29th July, 2019 at the Emergency parking lots of the Hospital.

With the advent of improved technologies, the compounding of Paediatrics doses is proving to be difficult as drugs are no longer designed in conventional ways.  This was disclosed by Pharm. Saminu Falalu, Chief Pharmacist, with the Drug Manufacturing Unit of the Hospital during a Clinical Presentation.

Pharm. Saminu further explained that there are some essential components in drugs that may be tendered while using the conventional method.

He further called for continued collaboration and effective communication between the Health Care Professionals.

He stressed the need for the Hospital community to understand the challenges of compounding Pediatrics drugs saying that, they are giving the same dosage the Physician prescribed but in a different way.

Pharm. Falalu added that, Health Professional should expect more of this new technologies and advanced challenges.

Patients and Hospital Management for a better therapeutic outcome which would always be guaranteed for the patients.

Dr. Akeem Olawale Sotunde has been appointed as the new Head Department of Restorative Dentistry, of Bayero University Kano and Aminu Kano Teaching Hospital. This was contained in a letter signed by the outgoing Head of Department, Dr. O.F. Ikusila.

Dr. Ikusila extended his appreciation to the Hospital Management for the opportunity accorded him to serve as Head of Department of Restorative Dentistry. He then called on the Management to extend the same gesture and support to the new Head

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