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|Head of department||Charlotte Owusu|
|Deputy H.O.D||Josephine Konadu Adjekum|
The Paediatric Department is one of the wards in the Holy Family Hospital adjacent to the main theatre and behind the laboratory department. The department has two units;
The ward has three doctors-a paediatrician and 2 medical officers-, two paediatric nurses, twelve enrolled nurses, three midwives and three ward assistants.
The ward organizes monthly meetings and bi-weekly ward education for the staff. Daily ward rounds are done by the paediatric team. The doctors run OPD clinic everyday and special clinics after ward rounds. The ward offers 24-hour services. Our nurses are well trained to take care of special babies and children.
We pride ourselves with providing quality healthcare to patients and relatives. With a paediatric specialist on the ward, we receive referrals from all peripheral hospitals, clinics and CHIP centres within and around the Kwahu West Municipality.
|Ward In-Charge||Mary Boampomaa|
The obstetrics and gynaecology department provides specialist consultation, comprehensive treatment planning for both in-patient and out-patient care with a wide range of services for obstetrics. We provide pre-pregnancy and pregnancy care for all women ranging from centring pregnancy with a midwife through normal and high-risk pregnancies. Our gynaecologic services include a range from well women visits through to gynaecologic oncology including fibroids, infertility care, menopause, PMS and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS).
A prenatal ward where we admit pregnant women with major disorders of pregnancy, chronic conditions and complications
A ward where both mother and baby are put for continuum of care until discharged home after 24-72 hours post delivery.
We admit clients with gynaecologic conditions, we manage and treat medically or surgically with good prognosis and outcomes
A baby-friendly unit with comprehensive obstetric and neonatal emergency service provision. The unit is run 24 hours and receives referrals from various facilities in and around Nkawkaw. Every woman is considered unique and her baby special.
|Head of department||Dr. Eric Baafi (Specialist)|
The department plays a dual role in the general hospital setup, thus Medical Records Management and Biostatistics. These two are generally termed as Health Information.
The unit is the first point of service for all patients who come to the hospital to access care. It is responsible for providing accurate and timely database to support management in planning and decision making.
Patients' information is managed electronically with 2 software i.e. the PHIS and e-archive system. The PHIS helps in the general care process of patients as well as claims generation for health financial purposes. The e-archive supports the folder filing and retrieval processes.
The department facilitates submitting unit returns through the DHIMS platform to various higher-level decision bodies like the Regional Health Directorate, National Catholic Health Service and the Christian Health Association of Ghana.
Key roles are also played by individual members of the department in various committees due to the coordinating nature of the department work schedule. Some of these committees include Quality Assurance, Claims Vetting, Folderless, Data Validation, Strategic Plan, HIV Quality Improvement, etc.
|Head of department||MICHAEL ASARE|
|Deputy H.O.D||ABUBAKARI BRAIMAH|
In the nearest future, the department hopes to become a referral centre within Kwahu and beyond.
|Head of department||Kadri Alhassan|
|Deputy H.O.D||Eunice Mensah|
To provide excellent nursing care and ensure provision of optimum care to all male patients and their relatives on the ward.
We operate a 36-bed capacity ward. We provide timely undiluted expert management for all medical and surgical conditions that affect the male from 12 years and above. Some of the conditions include diabetes mellitus, hypertension, pneumonia, malaria and HIV. We also provide surgical interventions for men with problems affecting the male reproductive and urinary system which include hernia, prostate enlargement, etc. This is usually carried out twice a year with the help of visiting surgeons.
|Ward In-charge||Gloria Frempong|
The ward has a staff strength of 14. Eight are staff nurses, four are enrolled nurses and two are ward assistants. The unit is headed by a senior nursing officer with a nursing officer as deputy. The unit is made of medical and surgical wards. The medical ward has 20 beds and the surgical ward has 15. The staff are dedicated, hardworking and friendly. We work to meet the expectations of our patients and their relatives. Mondays are for general ward rounds where patients get the opportunity to be reviewed by the physician specialist.
|Ward In-Charge||Irene Chanayireh|
We have a staff strength of five. It is headed by a Senior Staff Nurse.
There are five rooms with 17 beds for the isolation ward and three rooms for the private ward.Conditions mostly admitted to the isolation ward include
|Head of department||Rev. Sis. Vero Bernice Osei, SSpS|
|Deputy H.O.D||Mrs. Doris Darkwah|
|Head of department||Dickson Mantey Bonsrah|
|Deputy H.O.D||Felicia Ackon|
The unit comprises of ultrasound scanning, endoscopy and clinics such as hypertension, diabetes and HIV/AIDS. Ultrasound scans are done everyday from Monday to Friday. HPT clinics are done on Tuesdays, diabetes clinics are done on Wednesdays and HIV/AIDS clinics are done on Thursdays.
|Head of Department||Mrs. Harriet Brown|
|Deputy H.O.D||Mary Agyarko Domfeh|
The staff strength of the accounts department is fourteen permanent staff and three national service personnel. The department has the following offices:
|Head of department||Mr. Emmanuel Boamah|