The Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi has been presented with an internally centralised medicine cold room to promote the long-term storage of drugs, especially COVID-19 vaccines, maintain the appropriate temperature and ensure good health.
Aurum Institute in collaboration with the Ghana Health Service, has launched a new Tuberculosis Preventive Therapy (TPT) drug at the Agomanya St Martin’s de Porres Catholic Hospital in the Lower Manya Krobo Municipality in the Eastern Region.
The Medical Director of the Greater Accra Regional Hospital, Dr Emmanuel Srofenyo, has called on the public to utilise a telemedicine application deployed to enable patients to have access to health care at the facility without visiting the premises.
A new health facility named Classic Diagnostic & Medical Clinic at Agbogba in the Ga East municipality, at the weekend opened officially to the public, with managers promising the best of healthcare for clients, near and far.
The risk of surface transmission of Covid-19 is low, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Monday. Far more important is airborne transmission - and people who obsessively disinfect surfaces may be doing more harm than good.
About 480 doses of the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines delivered to the Northern Regional Health Directorate have gone waste due to the Directorate’s inability to exhaust its supply of vaccines at the close of the vaccination exercise on Tuesday, April 13, 2021.
The country can prevent up to 5,500 premature deaths with improvements in air quality, while increased physical activity such as cycling and brisk walking over the next 35 years can prevent additional 33,000 premature deaths, a new report by the Urban Health Initiative (UHI) of the World Health Organisation (WHO) has said.
A globally recognised Ghanaian scientist, Emerita Professor Isabella Akyinbah Quakyi, has enjoined the people not to relegate or replace the COVID-19 preventive protocols with vaccines but continue to strictly adhere to the safety protocols.
The Republic of Korea, through the United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF), has donated 200,000 pieces of N95 face masks to the Ghana Health Service (GHS) to help frontline health workers to protect themselves from becoming infected with the COVID-19.
The founder and Apostle General of Royalhouse Chapel International, Most Rev. Sam Korankye Ankrah on Tuesday led a delegation of pastors and church leaders to receive the Covid-19 vaccine at the Ridge Hospital in Accra.