International Centre for Professional Development

Brief History The International Centre for Professional Development (ICPD) was established on 13th April, 2014. This was based on the proposal by the Brightsword Technologies (BST) Limited, Singapore for mounting of training program in Information and Communication Technology certifications. It was a welcome development for the University and a Memorandum of Understanding was consequently signed…

National Health Insurance Scheme Desk

The scheme took off in the year 2009 at the University Health Services and has rapidly expanded with more enrollees for staff and their defendants. This scheme also accommodates students under the Tertiary Institution Students’ Health Insurance Programme (TISHIP). The NHIS provides the following services at the Directorate: Primary Healthcare Provision Pharmacy Service Medical Laboratory…

Medical Social Work Unit

The Medical Social Work Unit attends to staff and students admitted at Secondary Healthcare facilities. It receives referral of patients from the Consulting Unit in the Directorate. The Unit deals with physical, medical, Psychological, psychosocial and other emotional related issues of the sick.

Nursing Unit

Nursing Unit

The Nursing Unit comprises professional staff Nurses and Community Health Environmental Worker (CHEW) with valid practicing licenses. The Unit provides technical nursing care such as Vital Signs Monitoring (Temperature, Pulse rate, Respiratory counts and Blood Pressure readings), Drug administration including the injectable, Wound management among others. Also, the Unit provides standby nursing services during Examinations,…

Medical Laboratory Unit

The Medical Laboratory Unit is NHIS accredited with qualified personnel who run 24 hours shift duty. The laboratory currently has the capacity to conduct the following tests: Full Blood Count Malaria Parasite Test Widal Test ESR Hepatitis B Hepatitis C VDRL Pregnancy Test – Urine and Blood Fasting Blood Glucose Random Blood Glucose 2 hours…

Pharmacy Unit

This Unit engages in pharmaceutical services of the Directorate. It service the National Health Insurance Scheme and the Non-NHIS registered students, staff and members of the adjoining communities to the university. The Unit is being managed by competent Pharmacist and Pharmacy Technicians. The Unit operates a 24 hours shift.