Health

Adentan Gets Polyclinic

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Nii Laryea Afotey-Agbo laying some blocks The Greater Accra Regional Minister, Joseph Nii...

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Malaria Tops OPD Cases In Ashanti

Efforts at reducing malaria in the Ashanti Region continue to struggle with the disease topping out-patient department (OPD) admissions at the health facilities, and the leading cause of death among children under the age of five, Dr Alexis Nang-Beifubah, the regional health director, has said.The control strategies over the years had involved health education on the disease and environmental sanitation, distribution of insecticide treated nets (ITNs), chemoprophylaxis, prompt treatment and research.Dr Nang-Beifubah said...

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Vodafone Supports Child Care App

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Representatives of the CRESGIS holding the cheque for the sponsorship package. Vodafone Ghana, in partnership with the Legon Centre for Remote Sensing and Geographic Information Services (CERSGIS) is to roll out a mobile application 'app' that assists child healthcare delivery and immunisation issues.The creation of the 'Immunisation Tracker App' in support of maternal and child...

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Facilitate payment of NHIS’s indebtedness – GMA

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Accra, March 3, GNA - The Ghana Medical Association...

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There is no Gunea worm in Upper West Akyem-GHS

Accra , March 3, GNA - The Ghana Heath Service (GHS) has denied that there is ...

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Maternal deaths due to lack of blood-Report

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Mr Hudu MogtariAccra, March 3, GNA - Reports from the World Health Assembly (WHA) indicates that 26 per cent of maternal deaths in sub-Sahara Africa including Ghana were due to lack of...

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Brong-Ahafo Regional Hospital receives equipment

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Sunyani, March 3, GNA - Dr Jacob Abebrese, Medical Director of the Brong-Ahafo Regional Hospital has appealed to individuals and benevolent organization to assist health institutions with medical equipment to promote quality health care services.He stated that government alone could not afford the acquisition of modern...

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Welcome To The Future Of Medicine

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World health organization states that …….health is not merely the absence of diseases. This statement is profound. So many people wait until they are very sick and rely on their doctors for treatment.The title Doctor is derived from the Latin word “docere” which means to “teach”. Physicians should share their medical knowledge and information with colleagues, with students of medicine and related allied health professionals and with their patients. DOLPHMEDICS CONSULT places emphasis on sharing information and medical knowledge with patients.The first duty of any health worker, a medical...

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MP assists CHPS compound with medical necessities

Subonpan, (B/A) March 3, GNA - Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano North in Brong-Ahafo Region has presented medical equipment worth GH¢30,000.00 to the Subonpan Community Health Planning Services (CHPS) compound in the Constituency.The items comprise a dressing set, delivery set, suturing tray, drums, home visiting bags, bathroom scale, BP apparatus, baby scale, veronica buckets, digital thermometers, autoclave sterilisers, oxygen cylinder, drip stands, kidney bowls, Gallipots, Foetoscope manual, Sonicald, Screen, beds and ...

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KATH gets temporal bone laboratory

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Kumasi, March 2, GNA - A Temporal Bone Laboratory, the first of its kind in Ghana, has been established at the Ear, Nose and Throat department (ENT) of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) to serve as a training centre for resident surgeons.The laboratory is equipped with modern machines and was set up through the support of the ENT Department of the Michigan State University, United States of America...

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