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The Bank of Ghana has at long last initiated the 65-bed limit emergency clinic situated at Cantonments, Accra, to give quality medical care to general society, particularly, in this period of a pandemic where wellbeing offices are over-troubled with numerous cases.
Planned and worked by the Universal Hospital Group (UHG), the €85 million wellbeing office is furnished with all important current machines and hardware that will give elite help conveyance to patients. These incorporate a cutting edge emergency unit, airconditioned general wards and selective chief suites, splendid youngster cordial pediatric ward, protected, secure maternity unit and neonatal ICU, best in class theaters, all day, everyday crisis unit, and rescue vehicle administrations, among others.
A portion of the administrations The Bank Hospital will give incorporate research facility, drug store, urology, pediatrics, obstetrics, and gynecology, ear and throat (ENT), muscular, theater administrations, radiology, ophthalmology, and cardiology.
Talking at the introduction, Governor of the Bank of Ghana, Dr. Ernest Yedu Addison, said to guarantee that the organization of the emergency clinic doesn’t meddle with the bank’s center obligation of guaranteeing cost and monetary steadiness to cultivate development, the executives of the emergency clinic has been depended to a privately owned business.
“In however much, we recognized the handiness of these continuous undertakings to help medical care and sporting offices of bank staff, the Board and the Management perceived the clashing jobs in seeking after the center order of the Bank, which is to guarantee cost and monetary steadiness to cultivate development, and adequately dealing with an emergency clinic.
Thusly, the Board and Management chose to painstakingly make a way that would guarantee economically dealing with this Hospital to best serve the premium of the Bank and the country on the loose. In this manner, the Board, having perceived that the Bank came up short on the aptitude to viably deal with a medical clinic complex, started an interaction to accomplice the private area to adequately and economically deal with The Bank Hospital,” he said.
He further expressed that The Bank Hospital will work as a business substance open to general society to guarantee it is run and kept up within a maintainable way.
“On the Business model directing the tasks of a clinic, the execution Committee suggested that The Bank Hospital ought to be set up as a business substance working as an overall emergency clinic, to give top-notch OPD administrations, indicative administrations, and clinical urology.
The Committee prescribed that the Hospital should have been worked by means of a multi-disciplinary cooperation approach with the clinical specialty units at the OPD being permitted to create its own pay to meet a portion of its functional expenses,” he said.
Additionally talking at the occasion, Chairman of the Council of State, Nana Otuo Siriboe II, Juabenhene, commended the progressive administration of the national bank for not after the standard act of leaving projects began by another organization, and making sure that public premium is maintained by guaranteeing The Bank Hospital is completely functional.
He encouraged both the bank and UHG to maintain a high support culture to keep the excellent structure of the emergency clinic and to guarantee health care is managed under exacting clean conditions.
Clergyman of Health, Kwaku Agyeman-Manu, additionally repeated the government’s obligation to help The Bank Hospital satisfy its command of giving elite medical care to residents. He added that the administration is as yet on course to respect its guarantee of Agenda 111 – an undertaking that looks to construct 111 wellbeing offices the nation over.