Wulugu Health Centre Opens

healthFor the District Chief Executive for West Mamprusi, a healthy society gives hope for continues and improved socio economic activities hence the assembly remains committed to investing into improve health delivery in the district.

According to Hon. David Wuni, in line with the President’s agenda of bringing health care delivery to the door steps of the people with the construction of more community-based health planning and service (CHPS) centre, the assembly opened a health facility at Wulugu this year. The facility is funded through the District Wide Assistance Programme (DWAP)

This new health facility will go a long way to not only facilitate health care delivery but also at affordable rates since the cost involved in travelling very long distances to access these services would be reduced.

According to the DCE, one major focus of this centre is to help reduce maternal and infant mortality in Wulugu and its surrounding communities as the country works towards the attainment of MDG 4&5.

He added that the centre is aimed at providing primary health services as well as serve as first point for first aids in serious medical cases in rural communities for transfer to major health facilities.