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Plateau to improve health indices – Commissioner


The Plateau state government, says it will improve on its health indices by strengthening partnerships with international partners and other organisations in line with its Strategic Health Development Plan.

Dr Kuden Deyin, Commissioner for Health, said this on Wednesday in Jos, during the inauguration of boards of agencies under the ministry on Wednesday in Jos.

The agencies include; the Hospital Management Board, Plateau Aids Control Agency ( PLACA ), College of Nursing and Midwifery, Vom; College of Health Technology, Zawan; College of Health Technology, Pankshin and the Primary Health Care Development Board (PHCDB).

“The state is working assiduously to ensure that it remains buoyant in the provision of qualitative health care services to its people by strengthening its human resource for health.

“I urge you to work as a team and in harmony with the Chief Executives and Management of their respective parastatal agencies by acting as an advisory body and not to be involved in the day to day running of the organisations,’’ he said.

Dr Nandul Durfa, who spoke on behalf of others, thanked the government for finding them worthy to execute the job and assured that they would be proactive in the discharge of their duties.

He pledged not to interfere with the daily running of the agencies while he also appealed to the CEO‘s of the Agencies and Parastatals to avail them of vital information and documents that would enable them execute their obligations.


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