The National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) will start taking action against service providers and individuals who take payment for services that are covered under the National Health Insurance Scheme. Following the increasing concerns raised by citizens about ‘out of pocket payment’ over healthcare services under the scheme which are expected...
The Deputy Ashanti Regional Police Commander, ACP Agyeman Adjem, has called on all police officers in the region to provide a friendly environment for Zoomlion Ghana Limited to fumigate and disinfect their various offices and homes to minimise spread of the novel coronavirus. He reminded the Command of recent reports...
Due to fear of the COVID-19 Omicron variant spreading, Zoomlion Ghana Limited has undertaken thorough disinfection operations at all airports across the country. The exercise was simultaneously carried out on Tuesday, December 14, 2021 and covered the Kotoka International Airport (KIA), Greater Accra; Kumasi Airport, Ashanti; and Tamale Airport, Northern...
By Ama KUDOM-AGYEMANG Can you ever imagine a malaria free Africa? No way! Judging from the long, arduous, complex and expensive journey complicated by climate change, to find a permanent treatment, the disease might seem impossible to eradicate. While, existing interventions have significantly reduced the burden of malaria across Africa, mainly...
When Awo was told by her benevolent absentee landlord to leave the house that she has been the home keeper, for close to 10 years that was the least of her worries. Her main worry was whether she will be able to afford a place of her own with...
If it is indeed true that some MPs, staff and journalists who have tested positive for the virus are still reporting to work, then we have a major problem on our hands. This is because as leaders, they are sending the wrong signals to the populace. There are many who...
Retail banking, also known as consumer banking or personal banking, refers to the provision of banking services directly to individual customers and small businesses. In retail banking, financial institutions offer a wide range of banking products and services tailored to meet the everyday financial needs of individuals and small...
GOIL Company Limited has donated one hundred hospital beds worth GH¢480,000 to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) in Kumasi. Group CEO & MD Mr. Kwame Osei Prempeh said the company has been making similar donations every year to the less privileged in society, and assisted institutions which provide critical...
as new digital platform to tackle sickle-cell disease launches Empowering frontline healthcare professionals with locally relevant medicines and clinical guidance is critical to achieving the best patient outcomes, Chief Executive Officer of EMGuidance, Yaseen Khan, has said. He added that it is frequently difficult to have timely access to...
In line with its corporate social responsibility to support the fight against COVID-19 in the country, MTN-Ghana has donated over 15,000 KN95 nose masks to six hospitals in Bono, Bono East and Ahafo Regions. The beneficiary health facilities are: Regional Hospital-Sunyani, Kwatri Polyclinic (Bono), Holy Family Hospital-Techiman, Abrafi Hospital (Bono...