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NTP/NMCP contract workers cry over salary locked-up

Contract workers engaged by the Ghana Health Service (GHS), under the Global Fund health sponsored implemented programmes have expressed worries over locked up of...
Veep Commission

Veep commissions Tolon District Hospital

Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia has commissioned the Tolon District Hospital on the last day of his three-day tour of the Northern Region. The...
Health Covid

Ghana Health Service educates Ghanaians on COVID-19

The Ghana Health Service has educated Ghanaians on the nature, transmission and prevention of the novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic in Elmina in the Komenda-Edina-Eguafo-Abrem...

GES assures of schools’ safety ahead of January reopening

The Ghana Education Service (GES) has assured parents and guardians that it will ensure the safety of all school environments ahead of reopening in...
Mr Siaka Stevens

Let’s defend our prevailing peace – Mr Stevens

Mr Siaka Stevens, the Deputy Bono Regional Minister, has urged Ghanaians to uphold and defend the prevailing peace of the nation to facilitate a...
Ghs Receives Covid Support From Nestle Red Cross

GHS receives Covid-19 support from Nestle, Red Cross

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has received medical equipment from Nestle Ghana Limited and Ghana Red Cross Society in support of the fight against...
Ghana Health Service

GHS to vaccinate residents of 10 Districts against yellow fever in UE

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) in the Upper East Region targets to vaccinate a total of 538,842 residents across 10 Districts in the Region...
Health Workshop Media

Journalists build capacity on sexual, reproductive and health rights

Ghanaian journalists have been encouraged to put premium on Sexual Rights and Reproductive Health (SRRH) in their reportage. Mr Archibald Adams, Communications and Advocacy Coordinator,...
Dr Patrick Kuma Aboagye

Non-adherence to COVID-19 protocols is cause of increase in cases – GHS

Dr Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), on Monday attributed the increase in COVID-19 cases in the country to...
Yellow Fever

GHS to begin yellow fever vaccination exercise

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) is to begin a national yellow fever vaccination exercise from 12-18 November 2020. The exercise would target...
Ghana police

Police urged to enforce wearing of face masks

Some drivers at Tema Station have called on the police to enforce the wearing of face mask among passengers to curb the current...

Let’s help reduce HIV infection – GAC

The Ghana AIDs Commission (GAC) has launched this year’s World AIDs Day with a call on the public to work towards reducing the infection...

Sales of PPE decline in Takoradi despite rising cases of COVID-19

Traders of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) like nosemasks, face shield and COVID-19 safety items like alcohol-based sanitizers and liquid soap at the Takoradi Central...
Ghana Health Service

No COVID-19 deaths recorded in October -GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says the country did not record any COVID-19 deaths in October. It said the...
Dr Tinkorang

Health facilities are safe, don’t stay home because of COVID-19 – Dr. Tinkorang

The Ghana Health Service has urged the public not to fear to seek medical care in various health facilities across the country because of...
Malaria Awareness

Let’s not lose sight of malaria because of Covid-19—Makarios Foundation

The Country Director of Makarios Foundation has asked the Ghana Health Service not to lose sight of its fight against the malaria parasite since...

Stakeholders propose punitive measures for examination malpractices

Stakeholders in children's welfare and upbringing in Ashanti have proposed strict and enforced punishment for students and pupils who flout examination rules. ...
Dr Da Costa Aboagye

E-health is future of health system — Dr Da Costa Aboagye

Dr Da Costa Aboagye, Director of Health Promotion, Ghana Health Service, says electronic health delivery is the future of Ghana's health system. ...
Covid Post X

COVID-19: UER ranks second in active cases

The Upper East Region has recently recorded 21 active cases of COVID-19, which makes it the second Region with the highest number of reported...

Aowin Municipality targets total coverage in polio vaccination exercise

The Aowin Municipal Directorate of the Ghana Health Service (GHS) says it is targetting a 100 per cent coverage of children in the second...

GHS Director inspects ongoing Polio vaccination

Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director General, Ghana Health Service (GHS), Friday paid a working visit to selected communities in Accra to assess the second round...

Early detection of breast cancer-key to successful treatment

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is marked in countries across the world, and helps to increase attention and support for awareness, early...
Vaccine Malaria

GHS calls for media support to eradicate malaria

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has called on journalists to support the Service to deliver integrated health package through accurate messages towards malaria eradication...
family planning

Young people asked to utilise family planning services

This year’s National Family Planning (FP) Week and World Contraception Day has been launched in Accra with a call on the youth to utilize...

GHS, partners sensitise Central Region Chiefs on COVID-19, stigma

The Ministry of Information, Ghana Health Service (GHS), and partners have organised a capacity building workshop to sensitise the Central Regional House of Chiefs...
Health Director General Consultants

Building consultants urged to ensue provision of toilets and running water in buildings

The Director-General of the Ghana Health Service(GHS), Dr Patrick Kumah-Aboagye has appealed to building consultants and engineers to ensure the provision of toilet facilities...

COVID-19: Ghana records two more deaths

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) on Friday recorded two more deaths from the COVID-19 infection, bringing the current death toll to 285. ...

Ghana Health Service to begin Polio vaccination in eight regions

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) will from Thursday, September 10 to 13 undertake polio immunization exercise for children under five years in eight regions. The...

Make your children available for polio Immunisation-GHS

Mr Joseph Kwami Degley, the Ketu South Municipal Director, Ghana Health Service (GHS), has urged the residents in the Municipality to make their...

Over 4.5 million under five children to be immunized against polio

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) is targeting to immunize about 4.5 million children below the age of five years against Polio Virus Type 2,...