Accident and Emergency

Accident and Emergency

 
ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT, UNIVERSITY COLLEGE HOSPITAL, IBADAN.
MISSION STATEMENT
          To deliver first class, prompt and effective emergency care.
To be the leader in emergency and trauma care in West Africa.
BRIEF HISTORY
The Accident & Emergency Department was until probably sometime in 2003 under Surgery Department, when Dr. Dolapo Afuwape was appointed Head of Department. He was effectively, the 1st Head of Accident & Emergency Department. He handed over to Mr. Olukayode Oyetunde (FRCS) to take up a position in the Department of Surgery, College of Medicine, University of Ibadan. Dr. Amby Rukewe, the current Head is the Department’s 3rd Head of Department.
CONSULTANTS
          Dr. Amby Rukewe DA, MSc, FMCA, Cert. Regional Anes., MNIM
          Consultant Anaesthetist & Head of Department
 
          Mr. Olukayode Oyetunde, FRCS, FWACS, FICS
          Consultant General and Trauma Surgeon
         
Dr. Akinyemi. O Aje, FMCP
          Consultant Cardiologist
 
          Dr. Adebola Aje, FMCP
          Consultant Gastroenterologist
MEDICAL OFFICERS
As at December 1, 2011 we have the following Medical Officers:-
Dr. A. Alakiu, Dr. A.O. Adegoke, Dr. B.E. Tobi, Dr. M.A. Sulaiman, Dr. O.O. Oni, Dr. K.A. Ojifinni, Dr. S. Adebayo, Dr. S.A. Adeyanju, Dr. A. Ayodele, Dr. O.A. Kehinde, Dr. F.I. Adewunmi, Dr. A.A. Akande, Dr. A.J. Adebayo, Dr. A.I. Oyewale, Dr. A.O. Ayeni, Dr. O.O.O. Sonuga, Dr. A.O. Lawal, Dr. O.O. Akinsola, Dr. O.O. Ogeleye, Dr. S.O. Adepoju, Dr. O.O. Akinsete, Dr. J.O. Awowoyin, Dr. T.A. Malomo, Dr. I.T. Adekanbi, Dr. O.O. Akinola, Dr. O.O. Aderinto, Dr. A.S. Onasanya and Dr. I. Aina
NURSING STAFF
NAMES OF NURSES IN ACCIDENT AND EMERGENCY AS AT 16TH NOVEMBER, 2011
DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF NURSING
Olatunde A. (Mr.)
ASSISTANT DIRECTORS OF NURSING
M.O.G. Meadows, S.B. Olasope, A.M. Ige, H.M. Ige
CHIEF NURSING OFFICERS
C.M. Sodeke, O.D. Fola-Bolumole, I.R. Ishabiyi, A.I. Adekeye, K. Adekunle, S.M. Bello, H. Aka, M.O. Oni
PRINCIPAL NURSING OFFICERS
F.F. Bamikole, S. Kabir, K. Kolawole, H.O. Adeoye, D.A. Ogedengbe, S.A. Takure
SENIOR NURSING OFFICERS
O.S. Olaoye, C.F. Dada, A.C. Oyenike, O.J. Adebiyi, Kajeyale A. (Mr.)
NURSING OFFICERS I
O.M. Olusola, O.A. Akinbile, M.G. Adebayo, S.F. Olatunde, F.O. Ellims, E.O. Oladeye, O.R. Olalekan, O. Obasanya, O.O. Adewusi, O. Abu-Oladimeji, I.A. Ajayi,
NURSING OFFICERS II
O.E. Adediran, B.N. Emeruom, A.A. Adeyemo, O.D. Gbolagade, T.K. Adeleke, M.A. Fatona, O.A. Adekolujo, F.A. Amusat, I.M. Tunde-Muritala, A.C. Odimegwu, R.O. Lukman-Kazeem, F.A. Adedeji, D.M. Ajayi, T. (Mr.) Akinwunmi, M.A. Amusa, T.T. Igbinedion, S.A. Ogunleye, F.F. Olafisoye, F.O. Yusuf
 
 
 
UNITS
Medical Emergency 
Oversees the care of medical emergencies. Works hand in hand with the various medical sub-specialties providing initial care, investigation, stabilization, resuscitation and monitoring.
 
Trauma
The department serves as the major hub for trauma care, coordinating with the Nigerian Police, Federal Road Safety Corps and Military to serve as the nerve centre for trauma care.
Resuscitation Room
Equipped for the sole purpose of taking care of the critically ill or injured patients. Also provides direct link to the intensive care unit. 
          Trauma Clinic
Run daily to follow up cases of trauma to ensure adequate recovery and rehabilitation. It is coordinated by a Consultant Trauma Surgeon.
          Radiology Unit
This unit is located in the emergency complex. It is run by the Department of Radiology, manned by consultant radiologists, radiology residents and radiographers. It is equipped with computerized tomography (CT) machines, x-ray and ultrasound equipment, with access to the magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) suite.
          Theatre
An operating room is located within the Accident and Emergency complex and handles emergency surgeries and trauma cases.
          CDU
The CDU provides a clean environment for minor surgical procedures, suturing and dressing.   
 
 
Burn Unit
It is manned by Burn Specialists and run by the Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery Unit. Located within the complex, the Burn Unit provides a sterile environment for the management of acute burns.
Plaster Room
          It is run by the Orthopaedic surgeons and plaster technicians.
          Endoscopy Unit   
It is located in the complex and is run by the Medical and Surgical Units. The Endoscopy unit conducts all endoscopic procedure (majorly diagnostic).
Laboratory
The laboratory conducts all initial and basic tests within the department. It also is linked with the main hospital laboratories for other tests.
          Pharmacy Department
          It functions in overseeing the sale and dispensing of drugs within the department.
          Medical Store
          It provides medical consumables to patients in the department.