Governing administration states the development of hospitals in some 88 districts across the state will start off in two months.
This is the initial time a timeline for the commencement of do the job on the regular 100-bed services which will be in districts without hospitals, has been specified.
Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia who announced this claimed, “the bodily infrastructure will be there. By the following two months, if all goes very well the 88 hospitals will all start off across the country”.
Dr. Bawumia added, “we will all physically see them increase by the grace of God ahead of the conclude of the calendar year we would have produced some important progress at the very least I’m hoping we can roof all of them.”
If correctly executed, that infrastructure according to Vice President Mahamudu Bawumia will be the largest financial commitment in the country’s health care sector in the last fifty years.
But as crucial as actual physical infrastructure is in the scheme of offering health care to the folks, it will be meaningless if there are no health experts to person and supply services to clientele who visit people services.
In see of this, the vice president mentioned, the administration in fulfilment of a promise to deliver universal health and fitness coverage, will absorb the tuition fees for Postgraduate Clinical Medical practitioners.
He reported this at the launch of a authorities scholarship scheme that seeks to take up costs for Postgraduate Health-related Medical doctors at the Jubilee House Thursday morning.
With 85% of practicing medical practitioners running in Accra and Kumasi on your own, Dr. Bawumia said, there is a need for Ghana to not just teach, but retain far more doctors in a bid to meet the WHO normal of doctor to affected person ratio.