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Table 1 Characteristics of the tertiary teaching hospitals in the South-South Zonea

From: Assessment of the state of pharmacovigilance in the South-South zone of Nigeria using WHO pharmacovigilance indicators

Characteristic UCTH UUTH UPTH NDUTH DELSUTH UBTH
Number of beds 610 499 782 148 250 701
Approximate number of health care workers (post registration) 1141 739 1028 253 532 1219
 Consultant Clinicians 146 86 179 85 65 200
 Doctors 359 124 210 53 150 335
 Nurses 580 417 600 105 300 660
 Pharmacists 56 19 39 10 17 24
Out-patient attendance in the previous year (2015) 81,624 114,523 114,277 32,906 22,540 179,255
Number of in-patient hospital admissions (2015) 7171 9679 10,145 2548 No data 11,324
  1. aUBTH University of Benin Teaching Hospital Benin-City, Edo State, UCTH University of Calabar Teaching Hospital, Calabar Cross-River State. UPTH University of Port Harcourt Teaching Hospital, Port Harcourt, Rivers State, UUTH University of Uyo Teaching Hospital, Uyo, Akwa- Ibom State. DELSUTH Delta State University Teaching Hospital Oghara, Delta State, NDUTH Niger Delta University Teaching Hospital Okolobri, Bayelsa State