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How Nigeria Can Reverse Medical Tourism —Expert

How Nigeria Can Reverse Medical Tourism —Expert

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Until Nigeria strengthens its health system and returns confidence to Nigerians on services been providing in its hospitals, the country may not be able to reverse medical tourism. Past Chairman, Board of Management, Olabisi Onabanjo University Teaching Hospital, Sagamu, Ogun State, Professor Emmanuel Otolorin, made this assertion at the Federal Medical Centre (FMC), during the Abeokuta, Ogun State, 25th anniversary and founder’s day lecture with the theme “Sustaining Effective Healthcare: The Role of the Health System.” Professor Otolorin, who noted that Nigeria was not paying enough attention to its health system, declared that medical tourism was a consequence of the loss of confidence of many people in Nigeria’s health system. The expert, the pioneer Medical director of FMC, Abeokut