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Health trainees demand unpaid allowances

The National Health Students Association of Ghana is demanding from the Ministry of Health the payment of unpaid allowances of its members. According to the Association, 2021/2022 allied health National Service personnel are owed 11 months arrears, while midwives and nurses in the same period are yet to receive 10-month allowances. The situation has thus […]Continue Reading
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NHIA partners PharmAccess Foundation to Institutionalize Data Analytics for policy making

The Chief Executive of the NHIA, Dr. Bernard Okoe-Boye has announced that the organization has institutionalized a Data Analytics Unit in its organogram for the first time in its almost 20-year history. Dr. Okoe-Boye said this during a capacity–building program organized for selected staff of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) in partnership with the Continue Reading
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NGO provides free medical care, shelter to mentally-challenged persons removed from streets of Kumasi

A non-governmental organisation, Willingway Foundation, in collaboration with the Ghana Health Foundation, has launched a programme to rid the streets of Kumasi of mentally-ill persons. With the help of the Ghana Health Service, Social Welfare and the police, the group removed 10 mentally-challenged women from the streets of Kumasi and Ejisu on day one of the exercises Continue Reading