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”.