Health authorities assure no reported Ebola cases in Ghana

The Ghana Health Service urges the public to ignore reports suggesting Ebola is in the country.

First Lady calls for more attention to pre-eclampsia in pregnant women

The First Lady Rebecca Akufo-Addo has called for increased awareness and action towards making pre-eclampsia a topical health issue that requires critical attention.

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Breast care advocate initiates project to aid early detection

Breast cancer patients would no longer have to delay in seeking treatment, thanks to a comprehensive project that seeks to facilitate access to health care.

Posted: 16 hours ago   Views: 1078
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Terminate crippling, duplicated procurement contracts – Audit Service to NHIA

The Audit Service has charged the management of the National Health Insurance Authority to end the contract of three companies worth ¢22, 360,793 and $3,307,000.

Posted: 21 hours ago   Views: 3783
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$3m NHIA single source procurement attracts Audit Service red flags

The Audit Service review of procurement methods at the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has flagged single source procurement of ¢11,260,793 and $3,307,000.

Posted: 1 day ago   Views: 6786
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Woman caught selling unapproved Tramadol in Mankessim market

The Pharmacy Council and Police at Mankessim in the Central Region have arrested a woman who sells prescription drug Tramadol on the open market.

Posted: 4 days ago   Views: 9091
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Fraudulent NHIA claimants to get 2-yr jail sentence; new law coming

Management of the National Health Insurance Authority has said it is taking steps to impose prison sentences as part of the punishment for those who inflate NHIA claims.

Posted: 5 days ago   Views: 6420
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Ghanaian Scientists design beads that detect pneumonia

Scientists at the Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology and Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, have designed a bead to detect early stages of pneumonia.

Posted: 6 days ago   Views: 9354
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Gov't to absorb cost for postgraduate training of doctors

Government has announced a new policy to absorb the cost of training doctors at the post-graduate level.

Posted: 6 days ago   Views: 15453
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Lady Julia makes a case for improved healthcare as world-class health facility is launched in Ghana

The wife of the Asantehene, Lady Julia, has urged managers of advanced Diagnostic and Heart Centre to make their services available to the less privileged and children in the Ghanaian society.

Posted: 6 days ago   Views: 6771
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More than 2 dozen people killed by carbon monoxide after leaving on their keyless cars

A report from the New York Times found that dozens of people have been poisoned by carbon monoxide after failing to shut off the keyless ignition on their vehicles.

Posted: 7 days ago   Views: 13809
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Make Tramadol an illicit drug; Mental Health Authority appeals to MPs

The Mental Health Authority and other stakeholders in health say Parliament must urgently amend the Narcotic Drug Law to make Tramadol an illicit drug.

Posted: 8 days ago   Views: 6887
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