Archive for the ‘Health’ Category

Sources of Water

Our field exercise showed that although water provision or supply is not very adequate throughout the Municipality it was realized that the quality was good with 99.88% of houses mentioning that they got access to pipe born water or from tanker supply. A few communities such as Penny, Odikoman,...
August 14th, 2010 | Health | Read More

HIV/AIDS Issues

Voluntary Counselling and Testing The Municipal Health directorate is currently engaged in a comprehensive educational, counselling and testing campaign at all health facilities in the Municipality in line with the HIV/ AIDS response initiative. In this regard, a “Know-Your-Status” campaign is...
August 14th, 2010 | Health | Read More

Public Health

The Municipality has 12 cemeteries with 6 being Royal while the other 6 are public. None of these cemeteries is however in good shape because in most cases they are not well managed and are therefore unkempt. A situation which makes them a den for criminals as well as an illegal refuse damp for Farrous...
August 14th, 2010 | Health | Read More

Health Facilities

Health Facilities
The Municipality currently has three key types of health facilities namely hospital, health centres/health post and others. These categories are also placed under the broad headings of government, and private. At the moment there are a total of 9 health facilities made up of four (4) hospitals, one...
August 14th, 2010 | Health | Read More