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BSUTH GETS A NEW CMD: The executive Governor of Benue State, Rev. Fr. Hyacinth Alia, has on Tuesday, October 17th, 2023 approved the appointment of Dr. Stephen Terungwa Hwande for the position of Chief Medical Director, BSUTH. Dr. Stephen Terungwa Hwande, a Consultant Gynecologist was before his appointment, the Medical Director/CEO of First Fertility Hospital, Makurdi. He has since resumed duty on Wednesday, the 18th day of October, 2023. CONGRATULATIONS!

Welcome to BSUTH Medical Social Work department

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Medical Social Work Department


Medical Social Work provides humanitarian services to mainly patients in the Hospital.

The department is headed by Mr. Daniel Iorzua.


  1. Providing counseling services to patients/relations.
  2. Alleviating the suffering of the needy, vulnerable and indigent patients.
  3. To sustain the general welfare of patients in the hospital.
  4. Conduct review and ward round with Medical Doctors.
  5. Facilitate recovery of debts owed by patients.
  6. Repatriating abandoned patient to their homes and sometimes to the Police
  7. Responsible for post care services among psychiatric patients.
  8. To assist in getting financial assistance for the needy, vulnerable and indigent patients.
  9. Reporting on regular basis the number of needy, vulnerable and indigent patients in the hospital management.
  10. Serves as a Secretariat for the Friends of Benue State University Teaching Hospital, Makurdi.



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Aju Nor Iorafaga
Aju Nor Iorafaga
3 months ago

That’s good.
What is the requirements one will qualify to work in the department.

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