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MOH staff ordered to stay at home, gets paid ¢86,735 for no work done

An employee under the Health ministry continued to receive a salary for 12 months for no work done.

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E/R: Free Health Screening in Akyem Kwabeng

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of REPROCAN GHANA, Obed Asare Bediako has disclosed that, REPROCAN GHANA in collaboration with the Director of ASAD Construction Company Limited and other partners will organize a free health screening on the theme‘’I Am I Will’’on Sunday 17th February, 2019 at Akyem Kwabeng in the Atiwa West district of the Eastern Region for the people of the communityas part of activities of the organization’s social and corporate responsibility every year to mark the World Cancer Day.

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Korle Bu Teaching Hospital at risk of shutdown in March

Ghana’s foremost hospital, the Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, is at risk of being closed down by March 31, 2019.  According to the Health Facilities Regulatory Authority (HeFRA), the body mandated to license health institutions in Ghana, Korle Bu operates without a valid license. The Board Chairman of HeFra, Nana Otuo …

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Have Sex 4 Days In A Week To Reduce Blood Pressure – Medical Doctor Advises

A Medical Practitioner, Dr. Anthony Bosompem has said that for a healthy living you must have sex four  days within the week. According to the Doctor, it will serve as pain reliever, it will also reduce high blood pressure and relaxes our muscles which helps one to sleep well. He …

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E/R: Osiem and Akyem Old Tafo Get Free Health Screening

The LovingHearts Geriatric Care International, a Non-Governmental Organization (NGO) in partnership with Sugardem Ministries and other supporting institutions came together to organize a free medical outreach yesterday to the people of Osiem and Old Tafo respectively in the Eastern Region. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of LovingHearts G.C. International, Dr. …

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E/R: An NGO To Organise Free Medical Outreach at Osiem and Tafo

The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of LovingHearts Geriatric Care International, Dr. Evans Aboagye has disclosed that LovingHearts Geriatric Care International in partnership with Sugardem Ministries and other partners will organize a free medical outreach on the theme ‘’DOING ALL FOR THE GOOD OF ALL’’ at Osiem Old Lorry Station and …

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More Revelations As Medical Council Clears Wrongfully Dismissed Doctor To Practice

The Medical and Dental Council (MDC) of Ghana has cleared Dr Francis Ibrahim-Betonsi and renewed his licence to practise six years after losing his job under extremely controversial circumstances. Dr Ibrahim-Betonsi was wrongfully dismissed from the Ghana Health Service (GHS) in 2012 on grounds of alleged “possible delusional disorder” whilst …

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Fire Guts Hospital

Parts of the Mankranso Government Hospital were gutted by fire on Monday, which sent medical personnel and patients running to save their lives. According to an eye witness, the fire, which started around 5:40 am, spread quickly to the records room and labour ward of the hospital, including machines that …

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Dr. Asare Heads Korle Bu Hospital

The board of Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH), headed by Dr. Okoe Boye, has given approval for the appointment of Dr. Daniel Asare as the new chief executive officer (CEO) of the teaching hospital. The appointment comes less than two months since the inauguration of the board by Minister of Health, …

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Ghana Records 2 Cases Of Dengue Fever In 2 Children

A research conducted by a group of researchers at the West Africa Centre of Cell Biology and Infectious Pathogens (WACCBIP) at Legon and Nougochi Medical Institute, found two children in Accra reporting to the LEKMA Hospital in Teshie Ledzokuku Krowor Municipal Assembly, to have dengue virus serotype 2, which was …

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