Connect with us

Hi, what are you looking for?

News

KATH Sets Committee to Investigate ‘Contaminated Blood’ Claim

The blood was determined to be unfit when it was tested at a private clinic
The management of the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) says it has set up a committee to investigate the alleged issuance of a contaminated blood.
“The Chief Executive wishes to state that, KATH has a track record of stringent blood testing protocols and maintains the highest standard for blood safety,” the Public Relations Officer wrote in a statement Saturday.
According to reports, the blood was determined to be unfit when it was tested at the private clinic the prospective recipient was being treated.
The investigative committee according to the statement will comprise of representatives from the Ghana Police Service, the Food and Drugs Authority, the National AIDS control programme and the National Public Health Reference Lab.
The patient and the family have been asked to release the blood in question to the investigation team.



You May Also Like

Top Stories

The Paramount Chief of the Effutu Traditional Area, Neenyi Ghartey VII, has assured the public that the impending 2017 Aboakyir Festival would be peaceful....

International

BBC.com hit record high in 2016. Site and apps viewed 15 billion times, with almost 100m unique browsers each month. Three senior appointments, expansion...

lifestyle

The Accra Report started Recipe Tuesdays to showcase the culinary delights of the African continent. There has been a significant time lapse between our...

lifestyle

One of our goals at The Accra Report is to expose to the world the eclectic beauty of Ghana and the African continent. In...

Copyright © 2020 GhanaStar.com