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Information & Programs

Partnership and Affiliation

Asokwa Children's Hospital (ACH)

We offer internships to university and polytechnic students, as well as student nurses,. Since 2016 KNUST Medical Students undertake Community Paediatrics training at ACH.
International students are always welcome to train in tropical pediatric medicine in ACH, and exchange knowledge and friendship with our local medical students.

Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology (KNUST) School of Medical Sciences

Asokwa Children's Hospital is an external teaching site for KNUST medical students in Paediatrics.

Boston Children Hospital (BCH)

Our ongoing collaboration with BCH has helped us develop our hospital protocol, trained our nurses, introduced our Child Life and Play Program and continue to support us in delivering quality healthcare.

Ghana College of Nurses and Midwives

ACH is a centre of associate membership training in Pediatric nursing.

Aurium Institute (AI)

ACH is a center for TB case finding intervention led and supported by AI.

Noguchi Memorial Research Institute (NMRI)

NMRI helped us develop our laboratory SOP (Standard Operation Procedure) in conformity with ISO standards.

Alert: Coronavirus

While Ghana has not had any case of the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, we’re asking all patients and families to be vigilant.

The Coronavirus is most commonly spread through coughing or sneezing between people in close contact with each other, and presents as a mild to severe respiratory illness, with symptoms that include fever, cough, and shortness of breath. 

There is no vaccine available to prevent infection with the new coronavirus, however you can take following recommended standard precautions by WHO for avoiding respiratory viruses and to reduce your risk of infection;

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water, or use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer.
  • Cover your mouth and nose with your elbow or tissue when you cough or sneeze.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth if your hands aren’t clean.
  • Avoid close contact with anyone who is sick.
  • Avoid sharing dishes, glasses, bedding and other household items if you’re sick.
  • Clean and disinfect surfaces you often touch.
  • Stay home from work, school and public areas if you’re sick.

If you think that you or a member of your family has been exposed to the Coronavirus, please contact your nearest health Centre right away. If you are coming to Asokwa Children’s Hospital please let our staff know about your possible exposure or symptoms immediately on arrival to help us prevent the spread of the virus.