Staff of the laboratory department of the GHI paid a courtesy visit to the Medical Director/CE0, Dr. Taiwo Hassan to mark the end of year celebration.
The visit is in appreciation of the management’s numerous support and interventions at the laboratory: through the expenditure of additional infrastructure and deployment of equipment for the department.
The provision of these facilities earned the hospital an award as the Most Outstanding Public Health Facility in Blood Donation in June 2021 from the Lagos State Blood Transfusion Service.
Some of the transformations include the construction of a fully equipped blood donor clinic, construction of phlebotomy and waiting area, deployment of haematology analyzer (Biobase), urinalysis analyzer, bucket centrifuges, provision of inverter for uninterrupted power supply, among others.
Due to the provision of these equipment, more investigations have been possible for diagnosis and monitoring. The deployment of these infrastructure has also facilitated improved service delivery.
Turn around time for patients results are supported by effective management point of care systems, dedicated laboratory staff have resulted into an unprecedented surge in the population of patients obtaining clinical and laboratory services in lkorodu General Hospital.