Deputy Regional Minister donates to hospitals

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By Florence Afriyie Mensah, GNA

Kumasi, Aug.
14, GNA – The Ashanti Regional Directorate of the Ghana Health Service on
Wednesday took delivery of a huge consignment of hospital consumables and other
items to assist in quality healthcare delivery in the Region.

The items,
which included face masks, wheel chairs, frames for walking, folder covers,
overcoats and scrubs for theaters, as well as outfits for newborns, were
presented by Madam Elizabeth Agyemang, the Deputy Ashanti Regional Minister.

Madam Agyeman
told newsmen during a short presentation ceremony at the Regional Health
Directorate that, she received the items from her friends in Switzerland and
these were to be distributed to all health facilities across the Region, to
complement government efforts at ensuring quality health care delivery at all

Madam Agyemang
said improving quality healthcare delivery has been one of the priority
concerns of government and it is important all Ghanaians support government to
achieve that aim.

“The government
cannot achieve it all alone, everyone should come on board to ensure excellent
health services delivery in Ghana,” she said.

Dr Emmanuel
Tenkorang, Ashanti Regional Director of Health Services, who received the
items, thanked the Minister for the gifts and pledged that the Directorate
would ensure equitable distribution for the benefit of all health facilities in
the Region.

He said the
items have come at an opportune time since some facilities are in dire need of
them to effectively discharge their duties to deliver quality health service
for all.