Lagos – Stakeholders in the region’s
healthcare industry have converged in Lagos for the Medic West Africa
Exhibition (MWA) and Congress.
Starting today (Wednesday) and ending Friday, the summit
comes at a time experts believe that patients, in partnership with their
healthcare provider, should have a say in the way their care is administered
Organisers said this partnership would improve health
outcomes and facilitate the treatment process in West Africa.
Paelon Memorial Clinic (PMC) is organising the event at
the Eko International Convention and Exhibition Centre.
“In PMC, we take the time to listen, educate and inform
our patients about every step of their treatment process,” said PMC Dr Sylva
Cole, Partner and Anaesthetist.
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“We honor our patient’s wishes and we even encourage them
to request for a second opinion if they need the reassurance. In patient care,
we put protocols in place for patients to carefully select their practitioner,
discuss and make suggestions regarding their treatment process and terms of
More than 350 of the industry's leading local and
international manufacturers and distributors will showcase the latest
innovative healthcare products and services to more than 4 000 attendees during
the three-day exhibition.
Medic West Africa also comprises of the largest IVD &
medical laboratory event in West Africa, MEDLAB.
Both Medic West Afirca and MEDLAB West Africa are
This year’s Medic West Africa event will feature
free-to-attend industry masterclasses conducted by the industry's leading
companies healthcare trade professionals.
- CAJ News