The Ministry of Health has received financial clearance to recruit 4,000 private medical practitioners to work in public health facilities in the country.
Public Relations Officer of the Ministry, Robert Cudjoe, who revealed this said “…the possibility that these people will be engaged in the next few months, I believe, is there”.
He said government has, within the last 13 months, recruited a total of 17,000 medical practitioners.
Of the 17,000 health officers recruited, he said 882 are medical officers, while 395 are health officers.
A total of 3,058 are general and mental...