Outgoing Health Minister Agyeman-Manu Attributes Stalled La General Hospital Reconstruction to Ghana’s IMF Negotiations

  In a revelation that sheds light on the challenges faced by Ghana’s healthcare infrastructure, Outgoing Health Minister Kweku Agyeman-Manu has disclosed that the reconstruction of the La General Hospital has stalled due to the country’s negotiations with the International Monetary Fund (IMF). Speaking with Gh One Television reporter Agyeman-Manu underscored the impact of the […]

Exodus of Ghanaian Nurses: Unraveling the Factors Behind the Departures for Greener Pastures

  In a concerning trend, over 3000 nurses have left Ghana since 2020, seeking opportunities abroad, sparking questions about the driving forces behind this mass migration. The reasons behind the departure of skilled healthcare professionals extend beyond economic factors, encompassing social, security, and professional considerations. Economic pressures have long been a driving force for migration, […]

Hon. Muntaka’s Generosity Shines: Donates 110,000 GHS to Otumfour’s Health Projects Amid the best MP in Ashanti Region Social commentator Claims

  In a commendable display of philanthropy, Hon. Muntaka, the Member of Parliament for Asawase, has made a significant contribution of 110,000 Ghanaian cedis towards the development of Otumfour’s health projects at the Komfo Anokye Hospital. This generous donation not only underscores his commitment to community welfare but also positions him as an exemplary figure […]

New antenatal care model improves pregnancy outcomes

A new Antenatal Care (ANC) delivery model, piloted by the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has helped to reduce maternal mortality and improve pregnancy outcomes. The feat was achieved because the project improved the health literacy and health-seeking behaviour of pregnant women, which translated into an increase in access to ANC, facility delivery and better personal […]

PCG converts vocational training centre into health college – Facility to train laboratory technicians, paramedics

The Presbyterian Vocational Training Centre at Akyem Begoro in the Eastern Region has been converted into a training health institution for paramedics. The paramedics include biomedical scientists, laboratory technicians and radiographers, among others. The facility, which has been redesignated as Presbyterian College of Health, is made up of classroom and administrative blocks, lecture and dining […]