Healthcare major Apollo Hospitals Group has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) with Ghana's health ministry to develop tertiary healthcare services in the African nation.
Apollo Hospitals will provide high-end tertiary healthcare services and advanced care to patients referred by the ministry of health, Republic of Ghana, at Apollo's chain of hospitals in Chennai, Hyderabad, Delhi, Ahmedabad, Kolkata and Bangalore, as per the agreement signed by Ghana's deputy health minister Victor Asare Bampoe and Apollo Hospitals chief executive officer Hari Prasad
Advertisement"Apollo Hospitals will advise the government of Ghana in revamping its healthcare system. We will help the health ministry of Ghana in laying a strong foundation in tertiary care services and address the health needs of the people of Ghana," the company said in a statement.
Apollo Hospitals consultants will also conduct cardiology, oncology, orthopedics, nephrology, neurosurgery and paediatric specialty clinics in Ghana. Also, Apollo will provide free super-specialty consultations through telemedicine to hospitals in Ghana for a period of two years.