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Maternal mortality improves in Ghana, but country still far from target – report

Out of 100,000 pregnant women who gave birth (live births) in Ghana between 2011 and last year, 310 died over the period, results of...
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Poor communities demand well manned CHPS compound

The residents of five cocoa growing communities in the Sunyani Municipality have appealed to the Municipal Assembly to intervene for the operationalisation of the...
Ghana-healthcare

Kwahu West Municipal Assembly priorities health care

The Kwahu West Municipal Assembly has made access to quality health care a major priority on its development agenda. Mr. Yaw Owusu Addo, the Municipal...
CHPS implementation

Ministry of Health launch project to support Community-based Health

The Ministry of Health through the Ghana Health Service (GHS) and the Japan International Cooperation Agency (JICA) has launched a project; Strengthening Community-based Health...
CHPS implementation

Ghana Health Service sets up group to fix CHPS implementation challenges

The government of Ghana has shown commitment to making health care services accessible to rural population through its Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS)...
CHPS programme

Mion CHPS Compounds Run Out of Basic Logistics

Some community-based Health Planning and Service (CHPS) Compounds in the Mion District have run out of folders to keep medical records of patients. The situation...
Ghana Health Service

Let’s maintain the originality of CHPS compounds – GHS

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has appealed to beneficiary communities not to change the concept on which the Community Health-based Planning Services (CHPS) compounds...

An Initiative to digitize Health facilities in Ghana is underway

Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compounds and other primary health facilities across the nation are to be digitized to facilitate the deployment of...
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Expectant Mothers Encouraged To Heed Counsel Of Medical Practitioners

Health Minister, Kwaku Agyemang Manu on Wednesday encouraged expectant mothers to heed the counsel of medical practitioners on newly born babies to help reduce...
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Perseus Mining Vow To Support Communities

Perseus Mining Ghana Limited (PMGL) at Ayanfuri, in the Central Region, has reaffirmed its strong commitment towards providing the needed socio-economic infrastructure to raise...
Doctors

Staffing Position Of Health Personnel Improve In U/W

The staffing position of health personnel with critical skills such as medical doctors, midwives, pharmacists, physicians and anaesthetists which used be a challenge in...

JICA To Ensure Total Health Development For Families

The Japan International Cooperation Agency, Ghana Office is to implement Life Course Approach Programme in Upper West Region this year The programme involves focusing on...
Ghana-healthcare

MMDA’s Entreated To Scale Up CHPS Compounds in E/R

Dr Charity Sarpong, Eastern Regional Health Director, has appealed to the Metropolitan, Municipal and District Assemblies (MMDAs) to help scale up Community Health and...
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Gov’t Not Aware Of Reimbursement Delays – Minister

Dr Archibald Yao Letsa, the Volta Regional Minister, has pledged government’s commitment to fix delays associated with the reimbursement of health insurance claims. “…government is...

President Mahama Presents Ghana’s Position As A Country

President John Dramani Mahama on January 5, delivered his last State of the Nation address. Full text: Your Excellency the Vice President, Right Honourable Speaker, Your Ladyship the...

Ghana Make Significant Improvement In Maternal Mortality

Mr. Bashiru Mohammed Jumah, Upper West Regional Program Officer of SEND-Ghana, has urged pregnant women to visit health facilities to access Antenatal Care (ANC)...
Reproductive Health

Gov’t Asked To Prioritise Primary Health Issues

Madam Vicky T. Okine, Executive Director, Alliance for Reproductive Health Rights has called on government to prioritise primary health issues for all especially women...
SDG

Ghana seeks to scale up healthcare access

CHPS is a system where community health officers are engaged to live in compounds provided by the community or the assembly to provide basic...
CHPS Compund

More communities need CHPS compounds built

Madam Victoria Darko, Project Director of Pregnancy Stress Foundation (PSF), a local NGO, complained about inadequate health facilities and professionals in these areas and...
Professor Laurence David Gruer, presenting the brand new motorbike the District Coordinating Director, Alhaji Mahammed Issahaku.

NGO Assists Talensi District in Health Delivery

Part of the package included the construction of Community-based Health Planning and Service (CHPS) compound at Accra site, a deprived mining community in the...

JHPIEGO Elevates CHPS Zones into Training Centers

The Maternal and Child Survival Programme (MCSP)-a USAID grantee NGO, has also established a clinical skills laboratory for the Ho Nurses/Community Training College to...
Ghana-healthcare

Korea lends support to Ghana’s healthcare system through CHPS

The documents to seal the nine million United States dollar funding agreement, was signed by Dr Ebenezer Appiah-Denkyira, the Director General of the Ghana...
Patients waiting for services at a CHPS compound

Bui CHPS compound receives donations from BPA

It comprises 20,000 litre capacity poly tank, pumps and accessories, automatic voltage regulator and copper cables. Mr Jonathan Odonkor, the...
maternal deaths

GHS and JICA project monitors maternal mortality

Antenatal care had increased to 60 per cent, skilled delivery to 70 per cent and postpartum/postnatal care (PNC) improved to 75 per cent,...
teenage pregnancy

Silandre, a community in need

The road is rugged and narrow, a bicycle lane at best, and only one vehicle can use it at a time. The drill is...

World Vision inaugurates CHP Services compound at Sabul

World Vision International (WV), a Christian Non-Governmental Organisation, has inaugurated a Community Based Health Planning Services (CHPS) compound for the people of Sabule, and...
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Asunsu No.1 CHPS compound inaugurated

A GH C 305, 000.00 new Community Based Health Planning Services(CHPS) facility has been inaugurated at Asunsu Number One in the Dormaa Municipality of...
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Subonpan CHPS compound equipped

Mrs Freda Prempeh, the Member of Parliament (MP) for Tano North in Brong-Ahafo Region has presented medical equipment worth GHC30,000 to the Subonpan Community...
Ghana Health Service

GHS call for community level participation in health care delvery

Dr Ebenezer Appiah- Denkyirah, Director-General of the Ghana Health Service (GHS), has disclosed that last year, over 1,000 mothers lost their lives in the...

619 cases of abortion recorded in Amansie West in 2014

Rising cases of teenage pregnancy and abortion had become a major headache for health professionals in the Amansie West District . The district recorded 3,000 teenage...

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