Cardiothoracic Critical Care Nursing And Intensive Care Nursing In Nigeria: Similarities, Differences & Opportunities | Care City Career Series

Let's say this is the second part of an article I published over a year ago on Care City Blog, entitled; What You Need To Know About Cardiothoracic Critical Care Nursing.  In that article, I was able to spell out briefly who a Cardiothoracic Critical Care Nurse is (In the Nigerian context).  I talked about training modalities, education & … Continue reading Cardiothoracic Critical Care Nursing And Intensive Care Nursing In Nigeria: Similarities, Differences & Opportunities | Care City Career Series

Care City’s Partnership With ZACRAC: Partners For The Future Of Digital Health In Nigeria & Africa

We decided to design a free Data Science Webinar for Healthcare Professionals in Nigeria & Africa (not limited to us here in Africa though), the free webinar will aim to sensitize healthcare professionals, exposing them to the realities of DATA & its wide variety of importance & use in the field of healthcare, especially in Nigeria & Africa (you all know that I have a bias & unquenchable love for my country, it's just natural, and as a leader & writer, I always make sure that this pride is showcased in all that I do).  

Nursing Mentorship: Mentor Material

“a dyadic, long-term and reciprocal process between senior experienced nurse and a junior nurse and or a nursing student, facilitating knowledge and skill acquisition while providing psychosocial and emotional support with the aims of fostering both personal and professional development for effective role change into the nursing profession” - Shaikh Abdul Matin, Deparment of Internal Medicine, Singapore General Hospital, Singapore

Ten Digital Health Technologies That Will Transform The Future Of Nursing Practice In Africa | Part 2 | Carecode Digital Health Hub

The metrics that we obtain from health records are not just mere numbers. These are important statistical virtues, that any serious scientist understands pretty well its importance to the world of science & innovation...

Ten Digital Health Technologies That Will Transform The Future Of Nursing Practice In Africa |Part 1 | Carecode Digital Health Hub

"...Why is it fertile? It's, because of the resources it has that can sustain any kind of digital idea. From human resources, which is in abundance, to a thriving healthcare landscape dotted with varied forms of healthcare services that will benefit heavily from the introduction of the future-forward concept of digital health technologies. And of course, a very large population of young people born into the era of the internet, smart phones & bitcoin..."

Five Personal Survival Tips For Newly Qualified Critical Care Nurses In Nigeria – My Humble Five | Six Minutes Read

"In Critical Care, Kidneys have stopped working, hearts are failing, lungs have collapsed, brains are shutting down, intestines have stopped moving, livers are tired, phew, it is a cocktail of organ/physiological failures here and there. You may be too busy trying to repair the lungs, and your attention has been taken away from the kidneys that have shut down for two hours, and then you have to return to trying to salvage the kidneys, and then the brain starts to sleep - Critical, I must tell you!"

Nursing After The Year Of The Pandemic | Part i

"In the wake of the pandemic, while we count losses, and nurture our wounds, we as a race, were able to still make progress in historical leaps & bounds. The gospel of Digital Health gained a wider audience & followership, as people, governments & organizations, began to realize the important need for us to have a healthcare system that had remote care woven into its fabrics."

The Congenital Heart Diseases Foundation Of Nigeria Holds Her Annual CHD Awareness Week

The annual Congenital Heart Diseases Awareness week, organized by The Congenital Heart Diseases Foundation of Nigeria, is a week-long health advocacy program designed to achieve one vital goal in the aspect of cardiovascular health in Nigeria, and that is simply to amplify the importance of "Heart Screening For Children," with a specific focus on children … Continue reading The Congenital Heart Diseases Foundation Of Nigeria Holds Her Annual CHD Awareness Week

YOUR SKIN & YOUR WELLBEING

The human skin is anatomically & physiologically the largest external organ of the human body (covering about 22 square feet [2 square meters]). A vital member of man's anatomy. Though recent research try to tell us that there's another organ bigger than the skin. Let's leave all that for the lab guys. Ever seen a … Continue reading YOUR SKIN & YOUR WELLBEING

Mechanical Ventilators, Hope & A Miracle | The Art Of Nursing | Ayinla Daniel

"Is he going to survive?" I kept asking myself. The story I am about to tell you is a true-life story. My colleagues from work will know better. We all had the opportunity to nurse him, and we gave our best, believe me, it isn't easy working in the Critical Care Unit as a registered nurse or a medical doctor, you can ask around, it's back-breaking. It messes with your emotions {many nurses & physicians who work in the critical care unit don't know this, they are oblivious}.

Future Of Healthcare: The Digital Perspective

FUTURE OF HEALTHCARE: THE DIGITAL PERSPECTIVE By Adewumi Oluwatobi (RN, DHA) Chief Operations Officer, Carecode The Covid-19 pandemic has proved to us beyond a reasonable doubt that being rigid to evolving technology will cause more harm than good. Wearing masks and social distancing are crucial but these technological strategies are not entirely new; similar approaches … Continue reading Future Of Healthcare: The Digital Perspective