The Health Director at Shai Osudoku District, Rev Dr Ebenezer Asiamah and the medical officers on the Ayikuma CHPs compound have expressed large delight at an imminent enchancment within the well being care supply on the CHPs facility, significantly within the area of maternity well being care.
The in depth delight is in lieu of the receipt of a state-of-the-art Philips iU22 ultrasound scan machine that provides the most effective picture high quality attainable via xMatrix transducers with the most effective facets of single-crystal and 4D transducers.
Swiss nationals, Andreas Frick and his spouse, Gritz Frick offered the trendy Ultra scan machine to the Ayikuma CHPs compound close to Dodowa within the Shai Osudoku district, via their pals in Ghana, Emmanuel Kwasi Afriyie, Director of Communications on the Youth Employment Agency and a presenter at Metro TV and Michael Amfo Afriyie, CEO of Riva Swiss Hospital at Ejisu within the Ashanti Region).
The donation was in fulfilment of a pledge the Fricks made to officers of the well being centre on their tourism go to to Ghana early final 12 months.
They had been impressed by the group healthcare nature of the CHPs compound however had been involved concerning the lack of requisite tools particularly within the space of maternal healthcare the place the group members wanted it most and as such promised to help the Centre via their pals in Ghana.
True to their phrases, Andreas Frick and his spouse Gritz each of who dwell and work within the well being sector in Switzerland made do with their phrases and delegated their native consultant to undertake the gesture on their behalf.
Speaking at a quick ceremony to hand over the machine to the CHPs compound on behalf of the Fricks, Mr Emmanuel Kwasi Afriyie stated the Swiss nationals had been warmly welcomed by Mr Kenneth Nartey, a senior Research Officer within the Shai Osudoku District and his colleagues to the Shai hills, and as a part of the tour took them to some amenities since they had been within the well being sector.
According to him, they had been touched and pledged their widow’s mite to help largely pregnant girls within the communities.
“This gesture by Andreas and his wife is a significant contribution and a fulfilment of their pledge, which they hope will make a great impact at this facility,” Mr Afriyie instructed journalists.
Rev. Dr Ebenezer Asiamah expressed his gratitude for the donation and indicated that the power has been dropping out on sufferers particularly pregnant girls as a result of it doesn’t have a contemporary scan machine.
He was hopeful that it will deliver life to the centre and scale back the burden of antenatal well being care on the Shai Osudoku District Hospital. Dr Asiamah stated the district was wanting ahead to expressing their appreciation in individual within the close to future to the Fricks.
“We are very grateful and we look forward to getting more,” he stated.
The midwife in control of the Ayikuma CHPs compound Madam Wilhemina Dadebo and the complete employees had been extremely elated on the receipt of this machine and promised to hold it with utmost care and commonplace of upkeep to be sure that it lasts sufficient to serve much more folks.
Mr Kenneth Nartey, a senior Research Officer within the Shai Osudoku District talking to the media promised that with the donation of this machine, they’re all inspired to help the CHPs compound to enhance healthcare supply in Ayikuma and the adjoining communities.
The donation noticed Dr Solomon Narh-bana, Senior Research Officer on the District, Isaac Tetteh, District Director of the Youth Employment Agency, Eugene Davis, Research Officer on the Parliament of Ghana, and officers from NHIA amongst others.
The Philips iU22 is a premium shared-service ultrasound machine that provides the most effective picture high quality attainable via xMatrix transducers that supply the most effective facets of single-crystal and 4D transducers.
It additionally gives the top-of-the-line picture high quality and options obtainable for Radiology, OB/GYN, Cardiac, Vascular and even speciality imaging like MSK, Pediatric, and Elastography.
The iU22 has been changed by the Epiq 5, however nonetheless maintains top-of-the-line picture high quality.