The Nsawam Government Hospital (officially Akuapim South Municipal Hospital) was commissioned on 2nd February 1982. The 135 bed capacity hospital is noted in the Eastern region as one of the best in the area of Quality Assurance and Infection Prevention. The hospital has four main wards; Paediatric, Male, Female and Maternity wards.
The hospital has over 220 staff who ensure that there is consistent provision of 24-hour service to patients and clients. The hospital was set up to provide quality, accessible and affordable healthcare to the whole Nsawam catchment area, using the services of qualified, humane and well motivated staff. It is the first hospital in the Eastern region to receive the enviable “Baby Friendly” award. In 2003, the hospital won the prestigious 2nd Best Managed District Hospital Award in Ghana.
The hospital has the stated vision to become a centre of excellence in the delivery of quality, client focused, results oriented and affordable health service in the Eastern region of Ghana, while enhancing its international image and recognition through medical elective placements.
The hospital, in collaboration with Royal Triangle, has hosted numerous medical students on electives from United Kingdom, New Zealand, North America, India, and Malasia.
|Hospital type||District General Hospital|
|Local language||English / Twi|
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