NMA Rivers advocacy visit to the Chief Medical Director of Rivers State Hospitals Management Boardxmarttalk
Accompanied by members of the State Officers Committee, the Chairman of NMA Rivers, Prof. Chizindu Alikor paid a courtesy call to the CMD of the Rivers State Hospitals Management Board, Dr. Kenneth Okagua. Also in attendance, were directors in the board.
Expressing delight that a past State Executive Council member of the NMA was the occupant of this critical administrative position, the NMA Chairman sought for the support of the board in addressing the welfare needs of doctors in the employ of the Rivers State government, who are posted to various secondary and tertiary health parastatals in the state.
Responding, the CMD intimated the association about the recent activities of the board which have been centred around optimizing health care delivery in the various General Hospitals in the state. He assured the NMA of his commitment to helping the association achieve it’s goals of protecting the interest of it’s members.
Dr. Irene Obuzor
PRO, NMA Rivers