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Govt Releases Funds To Clear Medical Supplies At Tema Port

The Ministry of Health (MoH) has announced that it has received funds from the Ministry of Finance necessary for the clearance of the Global Fund medical supplies that are currently at the Tema port. In a recent statement released on Thursday, June 13, the ministry noted that it has received an amount of GH¢7,429,694.39 from […]

NHIA Disburses Over GH₵300m As Claims Payment To Healthcare Facilities Nationwide

NHIA Disburses Over GH₵300m As Claims Payment To Healthcare Facilities Nationwide

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) says it has disbursed over GH₵300 million as claims payment to healthcare facilities nationwide.This amount is said to cover “the claims vetted for higher tier facilities up to January 2024.” “For lower tier facilities, the payments are within the acceptable three-month debt period.” In a press release dated June […]

Funds Secured to Complete Kensere CHPS Compound -Hon.Banor

The Chiefs and elders of Kensere in the Asutifi North District of the Ahafo Region have long expressed their frustration over the stalled construction of their Community-based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) compound. This facility, crucial for providing primary healthcare services to the community, has remained unfinished for an extended period. In a recent development, […]

Free Medical Checkups Soon to be Introduced – NHIA CEO

Dr. Aboagye Dacosta, the CEO of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA), announced an upcoming initiative that will enable Ghanaians to receive free medical checkups using their insurance cards. This initiative aims to promote regular health checkups and will be formally launched with an announcement soon.Dr. Dacosta emphasized the priority placed on healthcare by H.E. […]

Ghana records 31 new COVID-19 cases

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has recorded some 31 new cases of COVID-19 in the country in the last week.Programmes Manager at the Expanded Programme on Immunization at the Ghana Health Service, Dr Kwame Amponsah-Achiano said the cases are not severe. In an interaction with the media in Accra, Dr. Amponsah-Achiano said that the Ghana […]

Ghana records 31 new COVID-19 cases

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has recorded some 31 new cases of COVID-19 in the country in the last week. Programmes Manager at the Expanded Programme on Immunization at the Ghana Health Service, Dr Kwame Amponsah-Achiano said the cases are not severe.In an interaction with the media in Accra, Dr. Amponsah-Achiano said that the Ghana […]

GHS to embark on COVID-19 vaccination exercise May 4

The Ghana Health Service (GHS) has declared a nationwide COVID-19 vaccination campaign in response to escalating infections at various healthcare facilities.Set to commence from May 4 to May 10, 2024, the vaccination exercise aims to curb the surge in cases, particularly in parts of Greater Accra, which has recorded the highest numbers so far.Expressing concerns […]