The School of Health Technology, Lafia has revealed that the five years old institution has graduated over 500 students cut across the seven courses offered in the School.
The Principal Isa Idasho gave the revelation in an interview with selected Journalists; He said all the seven courses had since secured accreditations.
He listed the list to
- Environmental Health
- Medical Laboratory
- Community Health
- Medical Image Processor
- Dental Surgery
- Pharmacy Technology
- Health Information Management
The management refuted the grapevine making round that the school is running without accreditations.
“Though we have lapses in the school and our lapses are insufficient students and this foisted us to look for standard centres in other schools for them to write their examination”.
“The courses include like Environmental Health we have less than 20 students, that is to say, we don’t have a center”.
He further said the School collaborates with another health institute in Makama Dogo, College of Health Technology, Keffi and Makarfi respectively to enable them to write their final examination.
“Very soon our students will write their final examination in the following centers, Makama Dogo has a total of 7 students, College of Health Technology, Kaffe has 15.
Idasho described the private Health School of Health Technology as one of the best health institutes in the state while considering the exposure of the lecturers mostly retired lecturers from the School of Health, Keffi.
While commenting on the condition of the structures, he said the private health institute has secured a permanent site and work is ongoing at the site.