The Governor, Dr. Okezie Ikpeazu has offered one million Naira cash prize to local primary Health workers in Aba North, Bende and Isiala Ngwa North Local Government Areas for their speedy and successful registration and integration into the Abia Tele-Health support network.
A release endorsed by the consultant Abia Tele-Health, Dr. Omas disclosed that Aba North will get five hundred thousand naira from the offer, Bende will get three hundred thousand naira, while Isiala Ngwa North goes home with two hundred thousand naira, adding that it is inline with Governor Ikpeazu’s mandate to leverage telecommunication to guarantee quality, universal healthcare service delivery to all Abians.
According to the release, Governor Ikpeazu by the recognition appreciates the local health workers in the three Local Government Areas for being the first, second and third Local Government Areas to be completely integrated on board, the Tele-health support platform.
The release notes that the Governor enjoins the local healthworkers from the remaining fourteen Local Government Areas to quicken their strides in ensuring that they fully come onboard the Abia Tele-Health support Network in record time to ensure that they deliver optimum quality healthcare services to Abians.
According to the release the Abia Tele-Health support Network is a simple remote platform that allows the local health workers twenty-four hours access to a team of qualified medical doctors who are providing them with timely, reliable supervisory clinical support anywhere and anytime.