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Ayisha Bawa, Midwife at Manhyia District Hospital Declared 2021 National Best Nurse

The second annual awards night of the Ghana Nurses and Midwives Association has ended in Accra with Ayisha Bawa, a registered midwife with the Manhyia District Hospital declared as the most outstanding nurse in Ghana for 2021. Ayisha, the reigning best nurse in Ashanti Region, emerged from ten contenders to win the coveted Best Nurse Award for 2021 after she used her skills to augment the effort of her facility to help reduce maternal, neonatal morbidity and mortality.

  6 months ago ago
Ayisha Bawa, Midwife at Manhyia District Hospital Declared 2021 National Best Nurse

HEALTH

BREAKING : Monkey Pox Outbreak In Ghana. 5 Confirmed Cases - GHS

Around last month, there were speculations all over on the outbreak of a disease known as Monkey Pox of which the Ghana Health Service came out to debunk such rumours. However, it seems the unfortunate thing has happened whereby Ghana has currently recorded 12 cases of the Monkey Pox with 5 cases being confirmed as at now.

  28 days ago ago
BREAKING : Monkey Pox Outbreak In Ghana. 5 Confirmed Cases - GHS

EDUCATION

Closing Down schools over rising coronavirus cases unnecessary – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) says an upsurge in coronavirus cases is superfluous. The help demands the schools are more secure for understudies and students during this period. This follows calls by a segment of the public that administration ought to think about shutting down schools to check the spread of the infection among understudies.

  11 months ago ago
Closing Down schools over rising coronavirus cases unnecessary – GHS

HEALTH

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed five cases of the Monkeypox disease.

No demise has been recorded among the cases, a state paper, Graphic revealed obtaining the chief general of the GHS, Dr. Patrick Kuma Aboagye, who spread the word about this Wednesday. As indicated by Dr. Kumah, the cases were kept in three locales; Eastern, Western, and Greater Accra.

  27 days ago ago
The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed five cases of the Monkeypox disease.

HEALTH

Third wave, Ghana's Covid-19 Cases on a Serious Rise. Delta variant in full force. GHS warns.

The Ghana Health Service have warned the entire population to begin the observation of the Covid safety protocols since Ghana is experiencing a third wave of the pandemic. Our current active cases stands at 2,858 and the new daily added cases are 382, whiles our death toll stands at 812 as at 19th July 2021.

  11 months ago ago
Third wave, Ghana's Covid-19 Cases on a Serious Rise. Delta variant in full force. GHS warns.

HEALTH

We will implement new ways to cope with vaccination reluctance - GHS

Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director-General of the Ghana Health Agency (GHS), has said that the service would develop new tactics to involve Ghanaians in an effort to minimize the frequency of COVID-19 vaccine hesitancy in the country. As a result of the widespread unwillingness to get the COVID-19 vaccination, large amounts of vaccines that were sent to various regions of the country have expired.

  6 months ago ago
We will implement new ways to cope with vaccination reluctance - GHS

SOCIETY

Ghana Health Service Take Delivery of 49 Locally-made VW Passat Cars

The Minister of Health, Kwaku Agyemang Many, has presented 49 locally-assembled VW Passat vehicles to the Ghana Health Service to aid the outfit in the effective discharge of their duties. The vehicles were acquired under a hire purchase scheme with VW with the Health minister fronting for the Ghana Health Service with Government of Ghana as guarantor.

  7 months ago ago
Ghana Health Service Take Delivery of 49 Locally-made VW Passat Cars

HEALTH

Sammy Gyamfi To Challenge Compulsory KIA Vaccination In Court

Private Legal Practitioner Sammy Gyamfi has announced his intention to fight the compulsory vaccination rule introduced by the Ghana Health Service (GHS) for travellers at the Kotoka International airport. The GHS announced all unvaccinated Ghanaians outside the country and intending to return within 14 days from midnight of 12th December 2021 would be vaccinated on arrival at the airport.

  6 months ago ago
Sammy Gyamfi To Challenge Compulsory KIA Vaccination In Court

HEALTH

Expired Covid-19 Vaccine Allegedly Administered To People In Parts Of The Country

Thursday, 16th December 2021 The refusal of some Ghanaians to take the covid-19 vaccines is leading to the expiry of some of the vaccines. The Director General of Ghana Health Service disclosed in one of his pressers that by 31st December, millions of the vaccines would expire if they are not used.

  6 months ago ago
Expired Covid-19 Vaccine Allegedly Administered To People In Parts Of The Country

HEALTH

Isn't The GHS's Covid-19 Vaccine For Pregnant Women Dangerous To The Unborn Children? [Opinion]

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  5 months ago ago
Isn't The GHS's Covid-19 Vaccine For Pregnant Women Dangerous To The Unborn Children? [Opinion]

HEALTH

Ministry of Health puts measures to Prevent the Invasion of Ebola and Margurg Viruses

Ivory Coast announced the outbreak of Ebola in the country on Saturday, August 14, 2021 and on August 9, 2021 Guinea also announced the outbreak of Marburg. Following the outbreak of Ebola and Marburg Virus in neighbouring Ivory Coast and Guinea respectively, the Ghana Health Service has enhanced and intensified measures to prevent the entry of these viruses into the country and these measures includs surveillance to ensure they do not enter the country.

  10 months ago ago
Ministry of Health puts measures to Prevent the Invasion of Ebola and Margurg Viruses

HEALTH

GHS amends COVID-19 guidelines to avoid a fourth wave over the festive season

In an effort to avert a fourth wave of COVID-19, the Ghana Health Service, GHS, has amended current safety standards for holiday season gatherings. GHS encourages event organizers to include health experts in the event's planning phases. Dr. Patrick Kuma-Aboagye, Director-General of the GHS, emphasized that this is to guarantee rigorous adherence to safety regulations.

  6 months ago ago
GHS amends COVID-19 guidelines to avoid a fourth wave over the festive season

HEALTH

Volta Region emerges latest hotspot for the third wave of covid-19 pandemic

The Volta region is fast emerging as the latest hotspot of the third wave of covid-19 pandemic. With just 16 cases as at July 1st 2021,the region in the last few weeks recorded 523 new cases as at August 3 2021.Director General of the Ghana health service made this known during a press briefing on the country's case count on Wednesday.

  11 months ago ago
Volta Region emerges latest hotspot for the third wave of covid-19 pandemic

HEALTH

Covid-19: New Variant Of The Virus Found In Ghana

Biomedical scientists in Ghana have detected the Indian strain of Covid-19 known as "Delta" in the country. The Delta variant has been detected in travelers arriving in Ghana but not in the general population. According to a statement released yesterday Tuesday June 22 by the Director General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Patrick Kuma Aboagye, Ghana has detected six Delta variants of SARS-CoV-2 (COVID-19 virus) from all samples.

  1 year ago ago
Covid-19: New Variant Of The Virus Found In Ghana

HEALTH

Sad Covid news hit Achimota Senior High. Delta variant have affected various student(GHS)

The Ghana Health Service(GHS) have confirmed cases and spread of the Delta variant of the coronavirus in Achimota Senior High. On Saturday 3rd July 2021, the GHS stated on its Twitter handle that, an SHS school has recorded the delta variant of coronavirus. However, the name of the school was withheld.

  1 year ago ago
Sad Covid news hit Achimota Senior High. Delta variant have affected various student(GHS)

HEALTH

Danger : 135 Students At Achimota School Infected With New COVID-19 Delta Strain.

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has confirmed the spread of the 'Delta' variant of the Coronavirus disease at the Achimota School in Accra. A total of 257 students initially tested positive for the coronavirus disease on campus with various variants. According to the Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Patrick Kuma Aboagye, the first three cases were detected in some students between June 14 and 16 this year.

  1 year ago ago
Danger : 135 Students At Achimota School Infected With New COVID-19 Delta Strain.

HEALTH

GHS affirms spread of 'Delta' variation of COVID-19 at Achimota School; 46 dynamic cases nearby

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has affirmed the spread of the 'Delta' variation of the Coronavirus sickness at the Achimota School in Accra. A sum of 135 understudies and instructors at first tried positive for the Covid sickness nearby with different variations. However, it is 46 who are at present with dynamic instances of the infection nearby as of Sunday, July 4, 2021.

  1 year ago ago
GHS affirms spread of 'Delta' variation of COVID-19 at Achimota School; 46 dynamic cases nearby

EDUCATION

135 students, staff of Achimota school contract new Delta variant of Coronavirus

A sum of 135 understudies and instructors at first tried positive for the Covid sickness nearby with different variations. Yet, it is 46 who are as of now with dynamic instances of the illness nearby as of Sunday, July 4, 2021. The dynamic cases on the grounds of Achimota is a blend of various variations yet the Delta variation is the prevailing one.

  1 year ago ago
135 students, staff of Achimota school contract new Delta variant of Coronavirus

HEALTH

Ghana's Covid-19 cases increasing rapidly in the past days.

As of Tuesday, June 22, the countrys cumulative total since the outbreak of the viral disease a yaer ago was 95,059 But as of Sunday, June4, the Ghana Health Service (GHS) puts a total figure at 95,067 on its official website. On the same Tuesday, June 22, the Director-General of the service, Dr. Patrick Kuma Aboagye, reported about the detection of the new Delta strain at the Kotoka International Airport.

  1 year ago ago
Ghana's Covid-19 cases increasing rapidly in the past days.

HEALTH

Total Lookdown Hits Achimota School.

Ghana Health Services in collaboration with the Ministry of Education as part of their efforts to slow and curb the spread of the new deadly Delta Variant Covid-19 virus outbreak have announced a 14-days lockdown for the Accra-based Achimota School. The Director of Public Health at the Ghana Health Service (GHS), Dr Franklin Asiedu Bekoe said no one will be allowed in or out of the school.

  1 year ago ago
Total Lookdown Hits Achimota School.