Category Archives: Health

Calm returns to TTH after management suspends its laboratory outsourcing idea

Calm has returned to the only teaching and referral hospital for the three northern regions of the north after management reached a consensus over the outsourcing of its laboratory services with bio-medical scientists and some senior staff. Management's decision to outsource some functions of the hospital's lab angered staff members and a standoff between the…
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Tamale residents donate mortuary to 88 year-old Tamale Central Hospital

  Residents in the Tamale Metropolis in the Northern Region at the weekend handed over an ultra-modern mortuary facility to the management of the Tamale Central Hospital. The mortuary built by the generosity of Muslim Ummah in the metropolis is said to be the best final bathing place for deceased Muslims in the northern region.…
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Tamale Teaching Hospital defrauded: old oxygen plant installed at facility

Tamale Teaching Hospital has been taken to the cleaners, defrauded by a company that it contracted to install an oxygen plant at the facility, officials said. The culprit, identified by hospital authorities as the Samid Company, allegedly installed equipment meant for a district hospital instead of a teaching hospital. And as part of its elaborate…
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Outsourcing of lab services has staff at Tamale Teaching Hospital fuming

Some angry staff including some senior staff of the Tamale Teaching Hospital (TTH) have given management seventy two (72) hours to reversed their decision to outsource services of the hospital laboratory. The angry staff wants management to respond in a written letter that it has rescinded its decision to outsource some laboratory services. The staff…
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