As part of his vision to improve on the quality of healthcare delivery, Dr. I.O. Agbonile, Medical Director/CEO of Federal Neuro-Psychiatric Hospital, Benin City has made significant strides in digitizing the hospital’s operations, with the installation of CCTV cameras in all strategic points in the hospital and the provision of fibre optics to commence Electronic Medical Records (EMRs). These initiatives are aimed at improving the safety of staff and the hospital facilities, as well as enhancing the quality of patient care.
It is noteworthy that the installation of CCTV cameras in all strategic points in the hospital is a significant achievement that will go a long way in improving the safety and security of staff and patients. The cameras will help to deter criminal activities, monitor staff performance, and ensure continuous delivery of quality services to the esteemed clients of the hospital.
On the other hand, the commencement of phase 1 of fibre optics installation will usher in EMR and will help to improve the quality of patient care in the hospital. It will help to reduce errors, improve communication between healthcare providers, and enhance patient outcomes. Overall, Dr. Agbonile’s achievement in digitizing the hospital is commendable, and they demonstrate his commitment to improving healthcare delivery in Nigeria. His innovative approach to healthcare management is an inspiration to other healthcare providers.
By Favour O. Usiobaifo