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Official website of the Edo State Hospitals Management Agency

Edo State Hospital Management Agency is the apex healthcare management authority in Edo State, Nigeria. Established under the mandate to oversee the operations of state-owned hospitals, we are dedicated to ensuring access to high-quality healthcare services for all residents.

Our Vision

Our vision is to be a model healthcare management agency recognized for our excellence in service delivery, professionalism, and commitment to health equity. We envision a future where every individual in Edo State has access to comprehensive and affordable healthcare services, regardless of their socioeconomic status or geographic location. By fostering a culture of continuous improvement and innovation, we aim to lead the way in transforming the healthcare landscape and improving health outcomes for all.

Our Mission

Our mission is to improve the health and well-being of the people of Edo State by efficiently managing and regulating healthcare facilities. Through collaboration, innovation, and compassion, we strive to deliver patient-centered care that meets the diverse needs of our community. We are committed to promoting health equity and addressing healthcare disparities to ensure that every individual receives the care they deserve.

Our Core Values

At Edo State Hospital Management Agency, we are guided by a set of core values that inform everything we do:


To optimize the efficiency and effectiveness of state-owned hospitals through strategic planning and resource allocation.

To enhance access to healthcare services for underserved populations, including rural and marginalized communities.

To promote patient-centered care and improve health outcomes by prioritizing quality, safety, and patient satisfaction.

To facilitate investment and growth in the electricity sector to meet the needs of Edo State.

To foster partnerships with healthcare stakeholders, government agencies, and community organizations to address the root causes of health disparities and promote health equity.

To ensure transparency and accountability in healthcare management by implementing robust systems for monitoring, evaluation, and reporting.


As the primary healthcare management authority in Edo State, our key functions include:

Regulatory oversight of state-owned hospitals to ensure compliance with healthcare regulations, standards, and guidelines.

Strategic planning and resource allocation to optimize the delivery of healthcare services and address emerging health needs.

Quality assurance and accreditation to uphold the highest standards of care and patient safety.

Capacity building and professional development to empower healthcare staff with the knowledge, skills, and resources they need to deliver quality care.

Health promotion and disease prevention initiatives to raise awareness, educate the public, and empower individuals to take control of their health.

What We Do

We work tirelessly to fulfill our mission and achieve our objectives through a variety of activities, including:

Ensuring compliance with healthcare regulations and standards through regular inspections, audits, and assessments.

Monitoring and evaluating the performance of healthcare facilities to identify areas for improvement and best practices.

Facilitating training and professional development opportunities for healthcare staff to enhance their clinical skills, leadership abilities, and capacity to deliver patient-centered care.

Resolving disputes and complaints between consumers and electricity companies through mediation, arbitration, and regulatory interventions.

Implementing innovative healthcare programs and services to address community needs, such as telemedicine, mobile clinics, and community health outreach.

Engaging with stakeholders to gather feedback, build partnerships, and promote collaboration in pursuit of our shared goals.