Daily Archives: October 16, 2020

Danfa Community Hospital receives protective items

Accra The Fortitude Child Support Foundation, a maternal and child health not-for-profit organisation, has presented protective items to the Danfa Community Hospital in the La Nkwantanang District of the Greater Accra Region to enhance safety of its operations.   The items, worth over GH¢ 7,000, included packs of hand sanitisers, multipurpose cleaning agents, tissue paper,

COVID-19: NGO builds capacity of health workers

Bolgatanga The Basic Foundation for Women Empowerment (BFWE), a Non-governmental organisation (NGO) based in Bolgatanga, has trained a group of health workers as part of measures to mitigate the spread of COVID-19. The training, organised in collaboration with Planned International Ghana, with financial support from Global Affairs Canada, attracted many health professionals from rural communities

Directors must take health of workers seriously – IoD-Gh

  Accra Mr Rockson Dogbegah, President of the Institute of Directors, Ghana (IoD-Gh), has asked organisational leaders to take the health and safety of their workers seriously.   He said placing the safety of health of workers first was the only way to achieving organizational objectives.   Mr Dogbegah said this at an E-Seminar on

GAMLS commends government for interventions in COVID-19 fight

Takoradi The Ghana Association of Medical Laboratory Scientists (GAMLS) has commended the Government for the innovative decisions that stimulated the local capacity of industries to produce relevant materials and supplies in dealing with the COVID-19 pandemic. “This initiative must be consciously and aggressively scaled up to embrace other sub sectors in healthcare delivery, especially the

CSOs urged to reinvent themselves to remain relevant

  Accra The Majority Leader, Mr Osei-Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, has urged Civil Society Organisations (CSOs) to reinvent themselves to stay relevant in Ghana’s 2020 general elections and beyond. He said the role of CSOs in the use of “soft power” and dialogue in promoting tolerance within and among political parties could not be overemphasised.   “I have