You are most welcome to the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) located in the vibrant and culturally rich city of Kumasi in the Ashanti Region of Ghana, West Africa.
In consonance with our time tested cultural herita
ge of hospitality, we say AKWAABA meaning welcome, to our site
It is our hope that your visit will help you get an insight into our operations and also give you a reason to share in our drive for excellence in the pursuance of our mandate.
THE ESTABLISMENT OF MOTHER AND BABY UNIT (MBU) IN KATH
The mother and baby unit (MBU) is the neonatal unit at the Komfo Anokye Teaching Hospital (KATH) and is strategically located close to the obstetric wing of the directorate of Obstetrics and Gynecology. The unit is made up of three section.............MORE
Kangaroo Mother Care (KMC) is a method for keeping babies warm. Especially babies delivered too soon before 37 weeks gestation, babies delivered with weight below 2.4 kg and babies delivered at a clinic and being transferred to a hospital for further management.
Babies are placed in between the breast of a mother in an upright position with a cap covering the head to prevent heat loss and a diaper protecting the baby from soiling him or herself and the mother or the father...............>>more