Nursing Services Department

Welcome to the Department of Nursing Services at National Hospital Abuja. Most of the activities in the department are clinical providing care to individual and families. The Department also facilitates the Post Basic training in Nephrology and Oncology nursing and other Continuing Education Programmes.

Staff in the Department

  • Deputy Directors Nursing Services
  • Assistant Directors Nursing Services
  • Chief Nursing Officers
  • Assistant Chief Nursing Officer
  • Principal Nursing Officers
  • Senior Nursing Officers
  • Nursing Officer I
  • Nursing Officer II
  • Community Health Extension Officers
  • Health Assistants
  • CSSU Technicians

 

Head of Department:
Umar Aliyu
RN, BSc(N), PGDE,MSc,(N) FWACN
Registered Nurse, Nurse Administrator, Nurse Educator
Deputy Director Nursing Services
ualiyum@yahoo.co.uk

Nurses believed that the care for the sick (patients), families and friends should be done with respect, and at individuals, with nursing care being negotiated, planned and implemented in response to their physical emotional, psychosocial, culture and spiritual needs.

Some of the nurses endeavours include;

  • Evaluation of Clinical effectiveness through review of Nursing interventions and organization of care.
  • Utilization of specialist nursing knowledge, skills and understanding
  • Commitment of life-long and nursing education, professional development and clinic supervision
  • Development of enhanced communication network and nursing information system
  • Document, keep records and also act as a baseline for reassessment and evaluation of care given.
  • Act as instrument for the safety, continuity and quality of patient care.
  • Fulfill the legal and professional obligations of nursing profession with accordance to the rules and guidelines of the Nursing and Midwifery Council of Nigeria.
  • Assumption of accountability for patients and their outcome.
  • Ensure and maintain patient’s confidentiality at all times.

Staff in the Department

  • Deputy Directors Nursing Services
  • Assistant Directors Nursing Services
  • Chief Nursing Officers
  • Assistant Chief Nursing Officer
  • Principal Nursing Officers
  • Senior Nursing Officers
  • Nursing Officer I
  • Nursing Officer II
  • Community Health Extension Officers
  • Health Assistants
  • CSSU Technicians

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