The Ladoke Akintola University Of Technology (LAUTECH) Teaching Hospital, Osogbo has reacted following the handing over ownership of LAUTECH Ogbomosho to the Oyo State Government.
In a statement on Friday by the Chief Medical Director of LAUTECH Teaching Hospital Osogbo, Prof. Peter Olaitan said the status of the hospital is not in any way affected by the development, stressing that the LAUTECH Teaching Hospital in Osogbo remains an independent organization.
According to the statement, ” The attention of Management of LAUTECH Teaching Hospital Osogbo has been drawn to the new development regarding the arrangement of ownership of Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso as resolved by the State of Osun and Oyo State.
“In view of the possible anxiety about the status of LAUTECH Teaching Hospital Osogbo due to the above development, the Management wishes to state that the status of the hospital is not in any way affected by the development in Ladoke Akintola University of Technology Ogbomoso. The public is hereby assured that Lautech Teaching Hospital in Osogbo remains an independent organisanisation. It is not in any way affected by the resolution recently made on the University. The hospital will continue to render its services as ever as the government of Osun state has promised to continue to give neccessary support to the hospital.
“Towards this end, all stakeholders concerned about the services in Lautech Teaching Hospital Osogbo are hereby informed that the hospital will continue to function unabated and its operations will continue as scheduled. Our numerous patients, staff, trainees and indeed the public should remain calm as we will continue to render our services as expected.”