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December 21, 2017 11:38 AM Unity Link donates to KATH Dialysis Centre

An international financial institution, Unity Link Money Transfer Company, has presented Hematology Analyzing machine to the Dialysis center of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH). The gesture, according to management, is to contribute to the growth of the country’s health sector as part of the company’s Social Corporate Responsibility (SCR) 62

November 29, 2017 1:44 PM Fight against malaria ‘stalling’ – WHO

The UN’s World Health Organization (WHO) has warned that the global fight to eradicate malaria shows signs of stalling following recent success. We want [this to be] a wake-up call to the malaria community. We are not on track, and we need to get back on track.” Funding has been allowed to plateau over the last 10 years, the WHO said. It also said a complacent 60

October 31, 2017 1:53 AM PZ Cussons Ghana supports Amasaman District Hospital

PZ Cussons Ghana Limited, a leading producer and distributor of personal and homecare products, has donated large consignment of healthcare products valued at GH₵30,000.00 to the Amasaman District Hospital in Accra. The items which included several boxes of Robb Cough Mixture, Carex Hand Gel and Camel Antiseptic Liquid, were meant for the use and care of patients 67

October 30, 2017 8:04 PM Nordic investments in Ghana to see a boost

Accra, Oct. 30, GNA - Vice President Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, says investments from Norway and other Nordic countries into Ghana and Africa will soon see a boost as government continues with its efforts to facilitate investments, trade and partnerships. Dr Bawumia, who was a Guest Speaker at the 2017 Nordic-African Business Association (NABA) in Oslo Norway 103

October 29, 2017 12:52 PM Ghana still recording high maternal, neonatal mortality

Source: Ghana| Myjoyonline | Abubakar Ibrahim Maternal mortality ratio is still as high as 319 per 100,000 live births and the neonatal mortality rate is 29 per 1,000 live births, the Health Minister has disclosed. Kwaku Agyeman-Manu said there are still significant variations in health and nutrition status across wealth quintiles and geographic regions 61

October 27, 2017 7:45 AM Ghana’s Antenatal care made easy with Woman360 initiative

Ghana’s maternal health care has received a major boost with the introduction of the Woman360 franchise. The initiative which is being managed by Netherlands-based PharmAccess is aimed at providing quality, convenient and affordable maternal health to middle class working women. Woman360 is a network of private maternal healthcare providers dedicated 75

October 27, 2017 4:01 AM Ghana Consul General to Dubai visits Gulf Medical University

Ms Samata Gifty Bukari, the Consul General of Ghana to Dubai has paid an official working visit to the Gulf Medical University in Dubai. The visit was to familiarise with the University Authorities, strengthen the relationship between the university and the Consulate and explore the opportunities available for Ghanaians both in Ghana and in Dubai 54

October 26, 2017 4:56 AM Ghana needs to consider given appointment to patients – Dr Twum-Nuamah

Dr Kwabena Twum-Nuamah, Chairman of Parliamentary Select Committee on Health has called for the need for the Ghana Health Service to consider the issuance of appointments to some category of clients to avoid long queuing at healthcare centres. He attributed the long delays currently at the facilities to patients reporting at the same time at the facilities 54

October 20, 2017 6:06 PM 245 jobless doctors get financial clearance after Citi FM’s ‘intervention’

The Ministry of Finance has finally cleared some 245 doctors after six months of being unemployed. Earlier this week, the commitment of the government to absorbing these doctors, and healthcare in general, was questioned when one of the doctors wrote to Citi FM conveying the frustration of the jobless doctors who appear ready to serve the country 43

October 20, 2017 3:32 PM Police Clinic Receives GH¢53,000.00 Medical Items

The Police Clinic in Kumasi has taken delivery of medical items costing about GH?53,000.00 to assist improve the quality of care. These included consumables, autoclave, wheelchairs, scales, disinfectants and disposables. Nana Kwame Amoah Nyame, Chairman of the Association, said it was their contribution towards helping to enhance the operation of the facility 13