From:Femi Oyelola, Kaduna
The Chief Medical Director of Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital Kaduna, Professor Jika Yusuf has said that institution has put machineries in place to check the spread of Covid-19 pendemic and continue with its primary assignment of treating mental illness.
He stated this during the inspection of projects put in place to ensure that the checking of the spread of Covid-19 and prompt treatment of mental illness becomes reality.
Professor Jika Yusuf said the Government assisted COVID 19 projects includes; provision of Personal Protective Equipment to all service rendering staff, construction of Modular Laboratory, provision of ten bedded intensive care units with four dialysis machines along with 10 ventilators.
He explained that the projects under COVID 19 are provision of 2 new ambulances, construction of isolation centre with Intensive Care Unit.