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Department of Nursing

Nursing Department in LAUTECH commenced its services in July, 2000. It renders training services for the student nurses posted to the hospital. We have the Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS) who is being assisted by Assistant Directors (ADNS) and other cadres in Nursing viz: Chief Nursing Officers, Principal Nursing Officers, Senior Nursing Officers, Nursing Officer I and II.

Nursing Department Objectives

  • To give quality and individualized nursing care to all patients/clients.
  • To educate patient on the importance of preventive medicine through educative programs on media.
  • To provide adequate health care based on scientific principles.
  • To give relief to patient in critical state.

Nursing Department Functions

  • Organization of the department.
  • Participating in Management meeting for development of the department and the organization.
  • Preparation and submission to the Management, staff appraisal forms, annual reports etc.
  • Liaising with other departments with regards to patient/client care.
  • Maintenance of clinical equipment and instruments.
  • Orientation programmes for newly employed nurses to enhance their efficiency in the ward.
  • Maintenance of discipline among members of the departments.
  • Training of nursing students.
  • Monitoring of all nursing staff.
  • Rendering professional advice to the Management for effective nursing care.

Nursing Care:What it entails

Nursing is an art and science of caring for individual either sick or well. Health as defined by WHO is a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not merely the absence of disease or infirmity.

HOLISTIC: Care of patient/client encompasses caring for the physical, social, mental and spiritual need of the person concerned.

Services Rendered

Nurses render services in collaboration with other medical departments in the special areas such as Accident and Emergency, Ophthalmology, Family planning, Paediatrics, Intensive care, Ultrasound, Renal, Heamodialysis, Theatre, Electrocardiogram, Otorhinolaryngology (ENT), NHIS, IHVN and Community Health Care.

Wards and Clinics

1. Male medical ward.2. Male surgical ward.3.  Male orthopaedic ward4.  Female medical ward
5. Female surgical ward.6. Gynae ward7. Paediatrics medical ward8. Paediatric surgical ward
9. Paeditrics Medical ward II.10. Special care baby unit.11. Children emergency unit.12. Burn/Plastic unit.
13. Eye/E.N.T ward.14. Mental Health ward.15. Accident and emergency unit.16. Intensive care unit
17. Renal unit.18. Labour ward.19. Post Natal ward.20. Medical out patient clinic
21. Surgical out patient clinic.22. Children out patient clinic.23. General out patient Dept.24. ENT clinic/Eye clinic
25. Mental health clinic.26. Family planning clinic27. Child welfare clinic28. NHIS (National Health Insurance Scheme)
29. IHVN (Institute of Human Virology,Nigeria)30. Ante-natal clinic31. Orthopaedic clinic32. Staff clinic
33. Ilie and Ita-Akogun Community Health Centres    
   Mrs Adeyanju P. O.
    Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS)