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Health professionals trained on use of AED machines

As part of efforts to respond effectively to cardiovascular diseases, including cardiac arrest in hospitals in the country, some 120 health professionals are being trained on the use of automated external defibrillators (AED) machines. AEDs are portable electronic devices used in reviving persons who suffer a sudden cardiac arrest,...

Midwives group calls for equity in distribution of logistics

The Ghana Registered Midwives Association (GRMA) has appealed to the government and other stakeholders in the health sector to ensure equity in the distribution of health infrastructure, basic social amenities and logistics, particularly, in deprived areas where midwives work to better the lives of rural women and children. According...

Midwives in Ghana; Ministry of Health,UNFPA awards 14

The Ministry of Health has awarded 14 midwives across the country for their dedication and outstanding performance in the delivery of midwifery services at their respective places of work. The awardees included; Madam Comfort Asabea Danso, from the Western Region, Madam Abiba Abdul-Rahim, Tamale Teaching Hospital, Madam Doris Abrafi...

Workshop on proposed policy development on One Health Approach opens

Disaster and emergency preparedness and response are important to animal health experts as they are to physicians because animals are impacted by the same disasters and emergencies, be it natural or manmade. Mr Anthony Nsiah-Asare, Director-General of Ghana Health Service, who was speaking at the consultative workshop...

QualityRights Ghana supplies ICT equipment to boost e-learning in mental health

QualityRights Ghana initiative has presented turbo-net internet routers and laptops to its national partners and stakeholders. This gesture is in the bid to ensure successful nationwide activation of the QualityRights e-training. Presenting the items during a short ceremony at the conference room of the Mental Health Authority in Accra, Dr...