The municipal well being directorate for Tarkwa Nsuaem, Caroline Eshun- Otoo says her municipality, has built heritage in the referrals process of the Ghana Wellbeing Provider with the donation of ambulances to two of it hospitals by the Gold Fields Ghana Foundation.
She reported the municipality has the optimum fleet of new ambulances in the Western Location and comparably in most Areas in the state.
“We are the only municipality with 5 new fleets of the ambulances in the state and this indicates a ton to our referral procedure,” she explained.
“These robust ambulances donated by Gold Fields Ghana Basis will lessen maternal and neonatal fatalities the municipality is battling with as perfectly as other emergencies that need to have swift referrals,” she included.
Standard Supervisor Tarkwa Mine, Stephen Osei-Bempah during the handing around ceremony of the ambulances explained the donation was in achievement of a pledge made by the Govt Vice President and Head of Gold Fields West Africa Alfred Baku last year.
At the sod-reducing ceremony of the reconstruction of the Tarkwa and Abosso (TNA) Park into an intercontinental regular stadium on February 19, 2019, the MP, George Mireku Duker created an charm to Gold Fields to help the Municipal Health Directorate with an ambulance to aid health care supply.
“We are here nowadays, honouring the promise that was created previous year,” he mentioned.
Mr Osei-Bempah explained the presentation is just a single of many interventions by Gold Fields to enhance health care shipping and delivery in the Tarkwa-Nsuaem and Prestea Huni-Valley municipalities, which host their Tarkwa and Damang mines.
“Since Gold Fields employs about 69% of its workforce from the host communities, providing wellbeing support to our communities simply just implies that we are getting treatment of our individual.
“In line with our shared-value initiative, we will continue on to complement governments initiatives in progress of our host communities.
He urged directors of the Apinto Govt Healthcare facility and the Tarkwa-Nsuaem Municipal Medical center who acquired the brand new, thoroughly equipped Mercedes Benz ambulances, which price tag $248,000 to set to fantastic use for the utmost benefit of the group users.
Pleading with the administrators to place in position a routine maintenance prepare to assure that the ambulances continue to be in issue and serve the local community for lots of many years.
Member of Parliament for Tarkwa-Nsuaem George Mireku Duker lauded Gold Fields for their ongoing assistance for the individuals of Tarkwa Nsuaem and past.
“We will check with and Gold fields will never transform their back, they will always be there for you, Gold fields will be grateful.
“Fortunately, I serve on the have faith in fund board of Gold Fields and anytime we fulfill and make a request they really don’t transform my ask for down and I’m so humbled,” he claimed.
He explained the commendation of the mining huge in the Western Area isn’t a fallacy due to the fact there are tangible tasks of the mines to clearly show.