Tag Archives: Maternal Health

Kumasi Maternal Hospital theatre block to be ready soon 

The theatre block under construction for the Kumasi Maternal and Child Health Hospital (MCHH), to raise the quality of care, is expected to be ready by the close of this month. Dr. Kofi Buah Bosque-Hamilton, the Medical Superintendent, said the contractors had given firm assurance that the deadline would not be missed. The block, which comes with a recovery ward ...

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First Lady cuts sod for GHc10m KATH maternity unit [Photos]

First Lady Mrs. Rebecca Akufo-Addo, has cut the sod for the construction of a new GHC 10 million Maternity Unit for the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), following fund-raising events recently held in Accra and Kumasi to provide the funds to kick-start the project. The unit, which is planned to be completed in four month’s time, is part of efforts ...

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Upper East makes strides under UNICEF mother-child health project

The Upper East Region has made remarkable improvement in the implementation of the Mother-Baby Friendly Health Facility Initiative (MBFHFI) in the Upper East, according to UNICEF’s programme coordinator  Dr. Priscilla Wobil. The Mother-Baby Friendly Health Facility Initiative (MBHFI) is the ninth of 14 strategies being implemented by the Ghana Health Service under its National Newborn strategy and action plan, with ...

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