By Lydia Kukua Asamoah/Jennifer Quaye, GNA
Accra, Dec. 4, GNA – The Ministry of Health
says it has received clearance from the Ministry of Finance to recruit the
health professionals who just lately engaged in the picketing at the precincts of
From February 2020, all those wellbeing
specialists would be posted to different pieces of the country to provide the
folks, Mr Alexander K.K. Abban, the Deputy Minister of Health, announced on
“Indeed, the leadership of that team was in
my office yesterday and saw evidence of this”, the Minister stated, at the induction
ceremony of the freshly qualified Physician Assistants and accredited registered
Anaesthetists in Accra.
The Health-related and Dental Council, Ghana, held
the induction for 686 inductees into the medical profession, and billed them
to maintain on to the high values of the profession.
The inductees were being from 12 teaching universities
in the region, like the University of Health and fitness and Allied Sciences, College or university
of Wellness and Wellbeing, Kintampo the Presbyterian University, Agogo the
Central University Faculty, Prampram the Narh-Bita College, Tema, and Radford
College School, Accra.
Some others had been from the Faculty of Anaethesia,
Komfo Anokye Training Hospital, Kumasi 37 Military services Hospital the Bigger Accra
Regional Healthcare facility and the Division of Anaesthesiology and Intense Care,
College for Improvement Studies.
They were being from the Anglican University
College or university, Nkoranza, and the Backyard Town University, Kumasi.
Mr Abban congratulated the inductees saying
they have been coming out at a time when there had been persistent inequality in the
distribution of health care gurus, in particular, medical practitioners and dentists.
He charged them to settle for postings to
underserved communities where their products and services were most essential.
Professor P.K. Nyame, the Chairman of the
Ninth Board of the Health-related and Dental Council, who took the inductees through
the Oath of Business office, billed them to diligently provide the people.
“We really should determine with the people today in the
communities we provide, if we do this with respect and consideration, the
influence you will wield in the group will be enormous.”
He, even so, cautioned them not to undertake
solutions for which they experienced not been educated and certified to apply.
“Don’t punch earlier mentioned your weight”.
Prof Nyame urged the coaching establishments
to continue to churn out superior calibre graduates to perform their essential part in
the “pyramidal scheme of wellness supply in Ghana.’’
Dr Ebenezer Appiah-Denkyira, a previous
Director-Common, Ghana Health and fitness Assistance, advised inductees to abide by the Code
of Ethics of the profession, uphold it at all situations and execute their obligation with
dignity and respect.
He appealed to governing administration and other
stakeholders to be certain the suitable resourcing of wellness facilities which include the
CHPS Compound at the area amount, as well as supply the improved operating
ailments and lodging to entice well being industry experts to the distant