Tag Archives: Medical and Dental Council

Fake doctor on trial arrested again at Madina

A self-styled medical doctor is in the grips of the police for practicing illegally and receiving payment for the practice of medicine without authority. The suspect, Adams Arimiyaw, was arrested by the Madina Divisional Police at the Covenant Clinic in Madina. [contextly_sidebar id=”79Efz7PrOF0QNWaaqHwy5lgu6jTs6AbY”]According to the Medical and Dental Council, the suspect had earlier been arrested in 2016 for the same offence, ...

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Doctors to carry special stamps from 2018 to root out quacks

All medical practitioners will be mandated to carry a practitioner’s stamp bearing their name and number from January 2018, following a directive by the Medical and Dental Council. The Council had said back in May 2016 that, it would introduce practitioners’ stamps in July of that year, but more than a year following the announcement, the plans for the mandatory use of ...

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Medical and Dental Council inducts 386 professionals

The Ghana Medical and Dental Council (MDC) has inducted 386 newly qualified physician assistants and certified registered anesthetists into the Council to boost the equitable distribution of personnel in the health sector. Dr Eli Kwasi Atikpui, the Registrar of the MDC, who conducted a roll-call of the inductees, said they were from the University of Health and Allied Sciences, University ...

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Newly qualified physician assistants and anaesthetists inducted

The Medical and Dental Council (DMC) has inducted 120 newly qualified physician assistants and certified registered anaesthetists into the profession. The inductees were trainees from the College of Health, Central University College, Garden City and Presbyterian universities, Narh-Bita College, the Okomfo Anokye Teaching Hospital, 37 Military Hospital and the University of Development Studies Anesthesia schools. Dr Eli Kwasi Atikpui, the ...

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