Yambio, 25th April 2018. A woman in Yambio County has blamed some private clinics for hosting unqualified community health workers.
A mother of one child identified only as Rhoda claims that most of the health workers do not have certificates while others forge documents. Anisa Radio reports.
She adds that the health personnel do not know how to carry Laboratory examination and injection.
Rhoda notes that she will not take her children again to private clinics because some weeks back she took her baby and they injected the child wrongly.
She explains that she later took the baby to the main hospital where the doctor warned her against taking children to private clinics.
Rhoda encourages citizens to take their children to the main hospital.
Debra Gordon, one of the nurses in Yambio private clinic admits that there are some health workers in the area who are unqualified.
Mark Juma waiwai is the Director for Pharmacy Services and Supplies at the ministry of health in Gbudue State. He pledges to train private clinic to perform their duty efficiently.
The Director admits that it is hard to trace out unqualified workers in private clinics because most of them obtain certificates in foreign language while others forge.
He urges all private clinics and hospital to follow the policy of the state ministry of health and to consider the life of their customers.