Category Archives: Health

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

Stakeholders appeal for support for mental health sector

Zebilla (UE) Stakeholders in the Upper East Region have appealed to religious organisations and the Corporate world to complement government’s efforts in mental healthcare financing.   The stakeholders made the appeal at the Self-Help Groups (SHGs) Interface Meeting held in Zebilla, Bawku West District of the Upper East Region, as part of activities earmarked for

Global Handwashing Day: TWMA Social Protection Dept. calls for nonstop hand hygiene

Tema West Mrs Clara Sowah, Director, Social Protection and Community Department, Tema West Municipal Assembly, has urged Ghanaians to continuously adopt proper handwashing habits and hand hygiene to prevent contracting Covid-19 and other diseases.   She said keeping clean hands by observing proper hand hygiene practices had stemmed, partly, the number of Covid-19 cases and

Pregnant women called upon to patronize RCH programme

  Akorabo (E/R) Pregnant women from the Akorabo Reproductive and Child Health (RCH) catchment area of the Eastern Region, have been urged to patronize RCH programmes.   About 34 small towns are under the RCH at Akorabo in the Suhum Municipality.   Mr Daniel Adomako, a Community Health Nurse (CHN) told the Ghana News Agency