Questions posed to Edo state nominee for a ministerial position, Dr. Osagie Ehanire, were mainly from the Health sector in line with his profession as a medical doctor.
“There is a need for the revamp of the Health Sector to meet International Standards.
‘We need to do more about getting Equipment. The Corruption in the Health Sector has to be stamped out’
‘We lack a system of proper management in our hospitals’
‘We need to ensure that orientation is given so patients can be treated with respect and dignity’
‘The respect patients get from Private Hospitals should also be gotten in Public Hospitals’
‘We need to sit down and design our own models that will work for us instead of copying that of others’
‘They should be a proper communication system between the Government and young doctors’
‘These doctors need to understand the problems being faced by the country’
‘Housemanship can be taken care of if a proper programme is mapped out to accommodate medical graduates’