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LAGOS STATE GOVERNMENT APPROVES 3 PRIVATE HOSPITALS FOR CORONAVIRUS TREATMENT

The Lagos State Government has accredited 3 private hospitals to treat Coronavirus. This was disclosed by the Lagos State Commissioner of Health, Professor Akin Abayomi in a press briefing on Covid-19.

He said, “They have passed the biosecurity compliance test. They have made modifications to their hospitals so that their staff and other patients are not put in danger or exposed to a higher risk of contracting COVID-19.

“Those private hospitals have passed the test and we are just in the process of issuing them with accreditation certificate so that they can start managing COVID19 patients in the private sector.

“However, even if they are managing COVID19 in the private sector, it still comes under the supervision of the Lagos State Government Ministry of Health”.

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