Kumasi — The new Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH), Prof. Otchere Addai-Mensah, says strict self-discipline will probably be upheld and so long as he stays the CEO of the clinic.
“I will be able to by no means relent or lose hearth in this; he stated, including I’m in a position and made up our minds to make the KATH the most efficient for sufferers.
“As a hospital, it is not enough to be noted for having the best qualified medical specialists and facilities in this part of the world, and equally important is that we should be known as the most responsive and patient-centred facility through the provision of timely specialist care in a dignified manner to patients,” he emphasized.
Speaking at this yr’s thanksgiving provider in Kumasi on Sunday, Prof. Addai-Mensah identified, “my management would have a big problem with anyone whose actions and inactions lead to a decline in the quality of services we render to the public”.
He stated regardless of the paintings load and different demanding situations akin to areas and logistics, “we must learn to treat patients with dignity and respect by making sure that clinics start on time if we are to become the hospital of choice in Ghana… we must all note that patients remain the reason why we are able to put food on our table, and we must work to earn the salaries that enable us to do this”.
To reach the target, the CEO discussed some methods akin to granting better operational and fiscal autonomy to the directorates and devices and “do everything possible to provide doctors, nurses, pharmacists and other health professionals with the tools, materials and financial motivations for them to deliver”.
The instance coincided with joint team of workers reception, very best team of workers and lengthy provider awards rite for 2022 yr overview.
In all, 40 other people, together with 21 lengthy provider and 19 execs, took house double decker fridges, plasma tv units, certificate and plaques.
Best team of workers award winner used to be given GH¢ 15,000.00, first runner up won GH¢10,000.00 and GH¢ 5,000.00 for 2nd runner up.
Dr Augustine Tawiah took house without equal award. He used to be no longer there in particular person as he had long past to Korea for specialisation in gynaecology and obstetrics.
He used to be adopted through Dr Patrick Anim, with Angela Boahen hanging 3rd.
Mr Ernest Ekow Abban picked the most efficient administrative junior team of workers award, taking house a tv set and certificates.
The surgical treatment directorate used to be adjudged the most efficient in innovation for elevating $600,000.00 via a Scottish international well being charity to refurbish the Obstetrics and Gynaecology block for paediatric surgical treatment.
For the award, the directorate used to be presented GH¢30,000.00.
The Kids’ working rooms would supply a protected surroundings for sufferers and shorten the ready time for each electives and emergencies, thus lowering headaches and mortality.
Further, the ability would permit KATH to teach extra paediatric surgeons and anaesthetists as those State-of-the-artwork theatres are coaching grounds for paediatric team of workers.
Author: Ghanaian Times