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AI Condemns Security Officers Firing In Hospital Courtyard Roughing Up Patients And Doctors

Sudanese security officers last night entered a hospital and fired live bullets and teargas horrifying patients and hospital staff as they pursued people seeking...
ICGC fetes patients

Patients in Effutu Hospital Feed By Winneba Development Association

The Winneba Development Association, a Non-Governmental Organisation on the New Year day presented Milo and other non-alcoholic beverages to patients at the various wards...

Vice President spends Christmas with patients at Walewale Hospital

Patients on admission at the Walewale District Hospital received a surprise guest on Christmas Day when the Vice President, Dr Mahamudu Bawumia, paid an...
Dzimega Prostate Foundation

Korle-Bu assisted by Dzimega Prostate Foundation

Dzimega Prostate Foundation, a non-profit charity organization, which aims to create prostate cancer awareness has donated assorted items to patients of the Korle-Bu Hospital...

Adeiso health center practices a shift system for its patients

The inadequate wards at the Adeiso Health Centre has compelled authorities at the facility to run a shift system for patients on admission. The facility...
assorted items

SDA Youth Ministry of Tafo Supports Kukurantumi Community Hospital

The Tafo District branch of the Seventh Day Adventist (SDA) Church Youth Ministry, has donated food items and feted more than 60 patients of...
doctors shortage

Patients in Uganda stranded as doctors strike enters day 6

After hours of waiting in a long queue at a health facility in central Uganda, Jackie Namasaba gave up after no doctor turned up...

Nigerian doctor opens fire in New York, killing one and himself

A Nigerian born doctor Henry Bello opened fire at Bronx-Lebanon Hospital on Friday afternoon around 3 p.m., forcing patients and doctors to barricade themselves...

How is the Nation dealing with increasing number of mental patients on the streets?

Psychiatric disorders (mental illness) according to experts can be caused by a predisposing factor. This means that it is genetic and could run in a...

Nurses Charged to Show Discipline in Their Dealings With Patients

Mrs Rhoda Darmata Bukari, the Principal of the Bawku Presbyterian Nursing Training College (PNTC) in the Upper East Region has called on nurses to...

TTH Lost 7 Patients Due to Oxygen Shortage

file image More than seven (7) people have died and the death toll is still rising at the Tamale Teaching Hospital after a chaotic and...

Zika Virus: Canadian Patients Found to Show Serious Illness

The impact of the Zika virus on infected Canadian travellers was “more severe” than expected, say researchers.A new study looked at Canadians returning from...

5 Patients Now Virus Free After Undergoing HIV Vaccine Therapy

Five HIV patients are currently free from detectable virus after undergoing a vaccine therapy for seven months, according to a study published in New...

Sudan visual artist uses arts as therapy for patients

Sudanese visual artist Rashid Diab does not regard fine arts as something exercised by artists, but also as a lifestyle, a tool to change...
Nurse

Pragmatic Methods Needed In Selecting Students Nurse

Mr Joshua Abanga, a Deputy Director of Nursing Services (DDNS) at the Regional Hospital in Bolgatanga has advocated unconditional improvement in the quality of...

Psychiatrists jump ship along with patients

The Chinese community has been shocked by an outrageous case of psychiatrists “running away” from a hospital, along with 64 patients over the weekend. ...

E/R: 3 Gov’t Hospital Staff Sacked for Misconduct

file image Three staff of the Eastern regional Government Hospital in Koforidua have been dismissed for extorting monies from patients. The staff were dismissed after management found...

UK: Malaria Drugs Failed to Cure Patients

The patients had caught malaria when visiting Africa A key malaria treatment has failed for the first time in patients being treated in the...

NHIS Coverage Must Cover Orthopaedic Patients

Professor Oheneba Boachie-Adjei, President of the Foundation of Orthopaedics and Complex Spine (FOCOS), has called on the government to extend the National Health Insurance...

Vice President and Wife Celebrates Christmas With Patients of Shai Osudoku Hospital

Vice President Kwesi Amissah-Arthur and his wife, Mrs Matilda Amissah-Arthur spent Christmas Day with the patients on admission at the new Shai Osudoku District...

‘Bionic Eyes’ to Gives Hope to Blind NHS Patients

Five patients with retinitis pigmentosa will be treated at the Manchester Royal Eye Hospital and five at Moorfields Eye Hospital in London in 2017. They...

Health Expert Calls For Reduction Of Taxes On Imported Goods

He said the high cost of many of the drugs was making it difficult to effectively manage a non-communicable disease like diabetes. ...

Nurses Strike Grinds OPD Operations to a Halt

Patients who have been denied treatment at the out-patients department (OPD) of public hospitals are appealing to the health professionals to return to work. The...

Psychiatric Hospital Emergency: Staff Use Brooms to Tame Patients

The skeletal staff left at the Accra Psychiatric Hospital are taming the aggressive patients with brooms, Starr News’ Daniel Nii Larety has reported...

Psychiatric Hospital Send Patients Home Over Strike

Managers at the Accra Psychiatric Hospital have started discharging patients as they struggle to take care of them. The hospital is taking this...

300 Patients Sent Home Over Psychiatric Nurses Strike

The Mental Health Authority has ordered management of the Accra Psychiatric Hospital to discharge more than 300 patients on admission at the facility....
NHIS

Displeasure over rude nurses at Takoradi

They said some nurses speak rudely to them, especially whenever they are seeking health care through the National Health Insurance Scheme (NHIS). This came to...

Nurses At Salaga Gov’t Hospital On Strike

Nurses at the Salaga Government Hospital in the Northern region have declared strike after their colleague fought with a relative of a patient...

Mininstry Reveals Service Plans Over Pharmacists Strike

A statement issued by the Ministry’s Public Relations Unit, and released to the Ghana News Agency, over the weekend directed heads of institutions and...

GHOSPA Strike: Hospitals Asked to Dispense Drugs Regardless

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has directed all heads of health institutions and agencies to “ensure that there is continuous dispensing of medications at...

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