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Twelve medical workers sent by east China's Anhui province to assist the People's Hospital of Pishan County in Pishan county, Hotan prefecture of northwest China's Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region, pose for a group photo in front of the People's Hospital of Pishan County, March 4, 2021. (Photo/Official website of the Health Commission of Anhui Province)

Program of alleviating poverty by improving health care benefits senior residents in Xinjiang

By Yang Mingfang, Aldak Thanks to China's efforts to alleviate poverty in its Xinjiang Uygur autonomous region by improving health care of the region, Maihesuti...
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Inadequate health personnel impedes health care delivery in Ada West

Inadequate health personnel and bad roads are impeding quality health care delivery in Ada West District of the Greater Accra Region. Dr Seli Deh, the...
TEMA 1BN provides free health care for residents of Gbetsiley

It’s World Health Day: Let’s Invest in Health Care

A GNA news feature by Linda Naa Deide Aryeetey Health is said to be a state of complete physical, mental and social well-being and not...
U.S. President Donald Trump addresses the daily coronavirus response briefing as National Security Advisor Robert O'Brien and Attorney General William Barr stand by at the White House in Washington, U.S., April 1, 2020. REUTERS/Tom Brenner

Trump unveils agenda for health care

U.S. President Donald Trump on Thursday unveils his agenda for health care, a key topic for the election in November. Trump,...
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Pandemic response, economy among U.S. voters’ top concerns as Democratic National Convention underway

Halfway through the 2020 Democratic National Convention (DNC), U.S. voters are keenly watching who will come out of this year's presidential election to lead...

18 health care workers at Zimbabwe public hospital test positive for COVID-19

Eighteen health workers at a public health facility in Zimbabwe's second largest city Bulawayo have tested positive for COVID-19 after coming into contact with...
refugees n queue

Cameroon affirms health care support for refugees amid COVID-19

The Cameroonian government has been working to ensure that the lives of refugees are not subject to any direct effects of the COVID-19 outbreak,...
A volunteer medical team sent to Iran by the Red Cross Society of China visits a hospital for investigation. Photo: Courtesy of the Red Cross Society of China

Iran invests US$875k in nano-tech to boost health care against COVID-19

Iran National Innovation Fund (INIF) has invested 875,000 U.S. dollars in nanotechnology to boost the domestic production of health-protective items against the novel coronavirus...

Gomoa Central NHIS embarks on house-to- house mobile renewal campaign

The Gomoa Central District Office of the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS) has embarked on a ‘House-to-House’ mobile renewal campaign to enable active card...
Korle Bu Teaching Hospital

Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital to expand its facilities next year

The Korle-Bu Teaching Hospital (KBTH) will next year start the construction of annex blocks for the Surgical and Maternity Wards to enhance access to...
Street Children

Kenya reaffirms commitment to protect children’ welfare

Kenyan President Uhuru Kenyatta said Wednesday his government will remain focused on guaranteeing that children enjoy basic rights, including the right to education, nutrition,...

North East Gonja District begins CHPS Compound project

The North East Gonja District, in prioritising the health needs of its residents, has begun constructing a Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) Compound...

Physician assistants, the major pillars of primary health care in Ghana

Primary Health Care, or PHC, refers to "essential health care” that is based on scientifically sound and socially acceptable methods and technology, which make...
Smart-Tablet Healthcare

Wantugu community gets improved healthcare

Wantugu Clinic in the Tolon District of the Northern Region, has been inaugurated to enhance access to quality health care for the people of...
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Ghana government prioritises technology to deliver health care

…as drones technology leads the system Government is poised to prioritise the use of technology to optimise healthcare delivery in the country, President Nana Addo...
World Vision

WVI-G supports the health delivery system in Sekyere East District

The Sekyere East Cluster Office of the World Vision International in Ghana (WVI-Ghana) has donated items worth US$10,000, to some selected health facilities in...
Maternal health

Ghana’s Primary Health Care Needs Reinforcement

Mother's Day is a celebration to honour mothers; celebrate motherhood, maternal bonds and the influence of mothers in society. Many individuals and families use...
Professor Mikhail Y. Natenzon

Improving health care delivery in Africa

Many African countries are still consistently looking forward to improve healthcare delivery to millions of people living in rural communities with little success. In...

Older women and men demand their right to health and care

On the World Health Day today, Older campaigners around Africa join thousands of people from 40 countries on World Health Day to demand their...
Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare Director General of Ghana Health Service

GHS Boss Suggests Firm Resource Management for Quality Health Care

The Director General of the Ghana Health Service Dr. Anthony Nsiah-Asare has said the Ghana Health Service (GHS) has a crucial mandate and will...

Students In 3 regions benefit from free computer training

Four thousand, nine hundred and forty-six (4,946) school children in eight districts of the Ashanti, Western and the Brong-Ahafo Regions, have benefited from free...

PPP Determine To win Assin North Parliamentary seat

With more than three years to the 2020 polls, the Progressive People's Party (PPP), has expressed its unwavering determination to convincingly win the Assin...
Legacy Clinics facilities located in Kigali

Rwanda: Legacy Clinics Picks International Award

Legacy Clinics scoops this year’s BID International Quality Summit Convention held in New York, where professionals and business leaders from around the world gather...
Mental Health

Public Sector Workers Prone To Mental Health Issues

Dr Akwasi Osei, Chief Executive of the Ghana Mental Health Authority (GMHA), has called for the government to do more to address the myriad...
Training Capacity

Capacity Building Programme for Health Practitioners Ends

This year’s Management Development Institute training programme for managers and leaders of health care organisation in West Africa has ended with a call on...
Photo taken on Nov. 26, 2015 shows a truck loaded with sacks of agricultural produce along the muddy Sironko-Mbale road at Bugusege trading centre, eastern Uganda. As a country where over 80% of the population relies on agriculture, the Uganda government is prioritizing growth of infrastructure to economically viable areas to ease access to the markets. (Xinhua/Daniel Edyegu)

European Development Fund Supports Agriculture In U/W

The 11th European Development Fund has provided 160 million Euros assistance for the modernisation of agriculture to increase crop yield in the Upper West...
Jomoro District Assembly

WAHO Honours Pledge To Ghana’s President

The West Africa Health Organisation (WAHO) on Wednesday donated ten Suzuki TF 125 motor bikes to the Ministry of Health in Accra. The motor bikes...

15 Basic School in U/E Receive Free Bicycles

World Bicycle Relief in partnership with World Vision International (WVI), have donated 3,000 brand new bicycles free of charge to fifteen basic schools in...

Ghana Has Reached A Critical Point In Development – Otiko Djaba

Ghanaians must open and contribute their ideas, expertise and resources to create a society that fully supports the vulnerable to enjoy a better standard...

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...