Municipal Health Department as at October 2021 has the following Health Facilities and Human Resources.
Total Number of Health Facilities: 36
4 Health Centres
14 CHPS zones with compound
16 CHPS zones without compound
1 Private Clinic
1 CHAG clinic
Sub municipals : 7
Katanga/Asukawkaw Sub, Tokuruano Sub, Dormabin Sub, Kparekpare Sub, Oti East Sub, Oti West Sub, and Island Sub
• Island Sub district has 4 demarcated CHPS zones without compound. Island services are provided Quarterly depending on availability of funds.
Staff Category Number as At September 2021
Total Staff 245
Number of Medical Officer 1
PA & NP 3
Nursing Officer (Public Health Promotion) 1
Number of Midwives 25
Registered General Nurses 26
Enrolled Nurses and Health Assistants 70
Registered Mental Nurses 6
The Municipal health directorate has a key responsibility to perform when it comes to the health of its people in the Municipality. The department is to ensure affordable, accessible and universal health coverage in the Municipal.
The Directorate exists to protect and improve the health of all people living in the Municipality.
YAKUBU ISSAHAKUAMIN ABDUL-MUTTALIB
MUNICIPAL HEALTH DIRECTOR