NARD Hails Kogi Governor On implementation Of CONMESS
Nigerian Association of Resident Doctors (NARD), has commended Kogi State Government for the implementation of the 2014 revised Consolidated Medical Salary Structure (CONMESS), and proper placement of doctors in the State Specialist Hospital, Lokoja, and in other state-owned hospitals.
In a statement jointly signed by the Leader of North Central Caucus of the Association, Dr. Abdulquadri Idrisu and his deputy, Dr. Emmanuel Kelvin, the Association notes that in the last one year, NARD had reached out to the government on various times on the need to implement the medical salary scale.
While thanking Governor Bello for his understanding, the group further commended his giant strides on infrastructural development particularly in health sector since he assumed office and urged him to sustain the efforts.
The statement notes that the implementation of the medical salary scale is a relief for the state resident doctors which will go a long way in addressing some challenges in health sector.
Members of the Association also assured Governor Bello of their total commitment for effective service delivery in saving the lives of the people of the state.