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Community Health Committees urged to reduce maternal deaths

Mr. Seo Ilwon, Country Director of Good Neighbours International Ghana, a humanitarian and development non-governmental organization, has asked Community Health Management Committee (CHMC) members...

NHIS providers continue to accept inactive membership cards

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has expressed concern that some Service providers in both public and private health institutions continued to accept invalid...

MMDA’s Entreated To Scale Up CHPS Compounds in E/R

Dr Charity Sarpong, Eastern Regional Health Director, has appealed to the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to help scale up Community Health and...
Suame Magazine

Artisans At Suame Magazine Prone To Serious Health Hazards

A study conducted by the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) shows that artisans at the Suame Magazine in Kumasi - reputed...

ADRA Ghana Supports Deprived Communities

The Adventist Development and Relief Agency (ADRA) UK branch in partnership with ADRA Ghana has donated over 5,000 boxes of study materials to some...

Gov’t Asked To Prioritise Primary Health Issues

Madam Vicky T. Okine, Executive Director, Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights has called on government to prioritise primary health issues for all especially women...

Over 64,000 NSS personnel deployed

The National Service Scheme (NSS) says it has deployed about 64,277 national service personnel including the second batch of placements of 10,388 personnel for...

Ghana Has Very Few Optometrists

The Ghana Association of Optometrists (GAO) has expressed serious concern over the increasing number of quack optometrists on the streets, in buses and...
Kofi Kwei CHPS Compound

Kofi Kwei residents asked to take health issues seriously

Madam Hannah Mantey, head of the Kofi Kwei Community Health Programme System (CHPS) Compound in Ga South Municipality, has urged residents of the area...

Two-day National Forum on CHPS underway

A two-day National Technical Forum on Community Based-Health Planning and Services (CHPS) to dialogue on health issues and accelerate the implementation of CHPS is...
Noguchi Memorial Institute

Suspected Ebola Case Proved Negative

The Akim Oda Government Hospital recorded one suspected Ebola case, which proved negative when blood samples from the patient was taken to the Noguchi...
bush meat

Ghanaians Asked To Control Appetite For Bush Meat

Mr Owusu Asante, Technical Officer, Community Health at the Sunyani Municipal Directorate of the Ghana Health Service, has appealed to the public to control...