The country’s premier hospital, Korle Bu Teaching Hospital, has revised its fees and charges effective Monday, June 1.

Doctors working for the Ministry of Health have reiterated their intention to abandon their jobs after June 30, claiming government is hesitant in negotiating their conditions of service.

Noguchi confirms bird flu case in Ghana

Wednesday, 27 May 2015 13:50

Officials at Ghana's Noguchi Memorial Institute, have confirmed that bird flu is in Ghana.

Cholera hits 3,000 Burundi refugees

Saturday, 23 May 2015 12:58

Cholera has infected about 3,000 people in Tanzania, the UN has said, where many Burundians have fled seeking refuge from their country's unrest.

Second Lady assists three hospitals

Thursday, 21 May 2015 07:00

The second Lady, Mrs Matilda Amissah-Arthur has called on corporate organisations and philanthropists to assist deprived communities that fall under their areas of operations, especially in health related issues.

Dr Margaret Chan, Director-General of the World Health Organisation (WHO), has said the stride to eradicate guineaworm, has chalked another milestone with Ghana, which once saw 180,000 cases now certified free of the disease in January.

The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) says there is a funding gap in its operations though the Finance Ministry has paid all its 2014 arrears.

President John Dramani Mahama has congratulated Liberia after it was declared Ebola-free by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Liberia holds 'Goodbye Ebola' party

Tuesday, 12 May 2015 15:26

Liberia's held an official celebration of the country being declared free of Ebola.

The Northern Region Minister, Alhaji Muniru Limuna, has cautioned doctors and other medical staff of the Tamale Teaching Hospital not to get themselves involved in Region’s chieftaincy divide at the expense of quality health delivery.

WHO declares Liberia Ebola-free

Saturday, 09 May 2015 15:47

The World Health Organization (WHO) has declared Liberia free of the Ebola virus, confirming that the country has had no new cases in 42 days.