The Chief Medical Director of the Lagos State University Teaching
Hospital , Prof Adetokunbo O. Fabamwo gave an update regarding the
current situation of the on-going strike of the Resident Doctors in the
Institution on Wednesday, 30th of January, 2019, by reiterating that an
executive approval has been obtained for the employment of additional
Resident Doctors into the Institution .
preparation towards the recruitment exercise with process starting from
Thursday 31st of January, 2019 in which a written test will be conducted
for about three hundred (300) applicants for residency positions.
The CMD expatiated that the Oral interview for this particular
recruitment exercise will take place on Tuesday, 5th of February, 2019,
for intakes of sixty (60) additional Resident Doctors into the workforce
of the facility with conclusion of recruitment process latest by
Monday, 11th of February, 2019.
These new applicants would start resuming for work from Wednesday, 13th of February, 2019 , he stressed.
He concluded by saying , “it is expected that the acute shortage of
Doctors in the middle cadre of the hospital will be substantially
redressed and efforts will still be made to seek for additional Resident
Doctors towards the second quarter of the year.
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