UWR: Jirapa District Health Directorate Places ban on use of Mobile phones by health professionals while on duty

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The Jirapa District Health Directorate of the Ghana Health Service has banned the use of Mobile phones by health professionals while on duty.

A Memo announcing the ban and signed by the District Director of Health, Florence Angsowine said the practice impacted negatively on the clients (patients) who visit these facilities.

“With effect from 1st August 2019, all staffs are banned from the use of Mobile phones whiles on duty and any staff who is caught using a mobile phone, severe sanctions will be meted out to the staff in accordance to the Ghana Health Service Code of conduct and disciplinary action” the memo read in part.

Read the full memo below:


Source: BestNewsGH.com

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Kennedy Mornah is an Award Winning Ghanaian Journalist with over two decades of experience in the Ghanaian Media landscape spanning the electronic, print and digital media. He is a Media Consultant, a Corporate MC, Radio and TV Host, Founder and Publisher of the Maritime and Transport Digest Newspaper, Businessman, a Go getter and an optimist. He has worked for renowned media organizations including Diamond Fm in Tamale, Luv Fm in Kumasi, Oman Fm in Accra and Starr Fm in Accra In 2017 he received the Reporter of the Year Award at the Ghana Shippers Awards in Accra, Ghana.

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