The former Commissioner for Information, Rivers State and former Chairman, Niger Delta Development Commission, Dr. Mrs. Ibim Seminitari led members of the Rotary Club of Port Harcourt metropolis to the University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital as they made a donation of sanitary items to the ICU/SCBU Department of the hospital.
Dr. Mrs. Ibim Seminitari who is the current President of Rotary Club, Port Harcourt metropolis while presenting items to the management team, acknowledged the good work the hospital is doing adding that this institution carries the burden of healthcare in this city hence, the need of intervention and support towards improvement of sanitation. She stated that though this donation will appear like a drop in the ocean, but hopes it will go a long way in improving healthcare delivery in these departments.
Rotary Club is an organisation of business and professional people united to offer service to the community and one of the areas in which the club concentrates is in the area of water and sanitation.
Items donated include, 15 air hand driers and 15 soap dispensers. This she says will help improve cleanliness in this critical and sensitive department.
The Chairman, Medical Advisory Committee, Prof. Stanley Princewill in his response, thanked the Rotarians for their goodwill and warm thoughts towards the hospital. He said the club is essentially known for service to humanity, a fact given credence by this passionate action being witnessed.
Other management staff present were the Deputy CMAC Special Projects & Linkages, Dr Emmanuel Ocheli, and the Chief Administration Officer, Clinical Services and Training, Mrs. Victoria Mube.