University Health Services
You are welcome to Osun State University Health Centres. We provide Health Services to students and Staff in all the six campuses of the Institution.
VISION OF UNIVERSITY HEALTH SERVICES
To be a centre of Excellence and reference point at providing Health Services to the University Community.
Provide Information, Education, Counselling and supports to students and staff in matters of health, thereby guaranteed maintenance, restoration and rehabilitation of individual wellness.
Compassionate and empathetic staff conducts to meeting the clients’ needs.
HISTORY OF UNIVERSITY HEALTH SERVICES
The University Health Services was established in 2006 as first aid posts in all the six campuses Osogbo, Okuku, Ifetedo and Ipetu-Ijesa campus all have dedicated building, while Ikire and Ejigbo operated and still operating on borrowed buildings.
The staff comprise of Medical Doctors and Nurses only. The University being a multi-campus and non-residential medical service were being provided during the working hours and to students only, the student population was less than 5,000.
In 2010 the management expanded the scope of Health Services to the Staff, spouse, and 4 children. An Acting Director was appointed to oversee the University Health Services also University Health Management Committee was constituted under the Chairmanship of the Deputy Vice-Chancellor. More Medical Officers were employed bringing the number to eight. Plan is on-going to employ more Health Professionals like Nurses, Pharmacist, Laboratory Scientists and Health Attendants. There is also on-going effort to expand Osogbo health Centre as the Administrative Head to provide facilities for X-ray, laboratory, Pharmacy and Director’s office.
Student population is about ten thousand (10,000) as at 2012/2013 session.
The next phase of University Health Services Development will be pursued through three (3) means strategies
- National Health Insurance Scheme( NHIS) / Tertiary institution social health insurance programme (TISHP)
- Public Private Partnership Initiative
- Comprehensive Deployment of Information and communication Technology (ICT)
WEEKEND HEALTHCARE SERVICES
UNIOSUN health centres have commenced weekend healthcare services at Ifetedo, Osogbo, Okuku and Ikire campuses. Similar services will commence on the two other campuses soon. Also, all our health centres are now stocked with basic drugs.
Help lines: Ifetedo-0906-917-2226 Okuku-0906-917-7180 Ikire-0815-927-6498
Ipetu Ijesa-0815-927 6531 Ejigbo-0906-917-3136 Osogbo-0906-933-1002