Directorates / Domestics

   

BACKGROUND
Domestic Services Directorate is one of the non-clinical directorates in the hospital.  The directorate comprises of Central Sterilization and Supply Department, Catering, Laundry and Transport Units.
It has Six (6) management team members comprising of the Head, Accountant and the four unit heads.
The directorates’ management team manages the day-to-day activities of the directorate.

 

Mr. Eric Oduro- Yeboah
HEAD OF DIRECTORATE

Key Functions and Services.
To achieve the overall mission and objectives of the hospital, functions of the directorate is to “Strengthen institutional care including Mental Health Service Delivery”. This is to be achieved through Clients focused, Staff empowerment, Continuous quality improvement, Recognition of hard work and innovation, Discipline and teamwork.

Units and their Services.

  • Catering:

The catering unit which is one of the units in the directorate is responsible for the provision of meals to the in-patients. The unit does the purchasing of food stuffs from the open market.
The in-service committee which is chaired by the Director of Nursing Services approves of foodstuff replenishment before purchasing is made.

  • Laundry:

The laundry unit is one of the units in the directorate.
It is responsible for collection, washing, ironing and distribution of linen to the various service areas.

 

 

  • Central Sterilization and Supply Department (CSSD):

CSSD, one of the units in the directorate responsible for the preparation and supplying of various sterilized packs to service areas. The unit cuts folds and wraps different forms and sizes of consumables for sterilization.
It also folds and wraps gowns and laparotomy sets for the theatres.

Human Resource Situation.
The directorate has staff strength as follows:

  • Transport Unit…………………………….25
  • Catering Unit ………………………………60
  • Laundry Unit ………………………………38
  • CSSD               ………………………………36

(Sewing Room) ……………………………5

  • Directorate office  ………………………5

        TOTAL                           ………………………67

 

 

Training

  • Organize in-service training on waste infection and control
  • Organize in-service training on CSSD skills.
  • Telephone Numbers:

Mr. Eric Oduro- Yeboah                      Head of Directorate-  0244956028
Ms. Victoria Anderson                        Accountant                - 0244988000
Ms. Agartha Maison                          Head, Catering              - 0244219809
Mrs. Charlotte Opoku Buabeng         Head, CSSD                 - 0208185131
Mr. Newman Stephen Kusi             Head, Laundry                -0200629321
Mr. James Nimoh Afriyie                Head, Transport             - 0244714509

Calendar of Upcoming Events and Activities.

  • IPC training on infection, Prevention and control programme for staff at the laundry unit on 24th & 25th June, 2015.