Ghana Association Of Certified Registered Anesthetist (GACRA)
|Number of anesthesia cases per year||<70,000|
|Number of certified registered anesthetists||700|
|Number of Doctor Anesthesiologist||50|
MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL. GHANA
CERTIFIED REGISTERED ANESTHETIST EDUCATION
Entry requirements: 3 years post nursing, 2 years advanced diploma in anesthesia and 5 years working experience.
Duration : 2 years.
Advance Diploma Anesthesia
Entry Requirements: 3 years post nursing and 4 years working experience but the diploma program is being faced out.
Provides over 90% of the anesthesia needs of the country since Dr anesthesiologists are stationed in
korle Bu and komfo anokye teaching hospital.
Activities of the association:
Continuous professional development (CPD).
Annual General Meetings (AGM).
National Association contacts:
MRS BALQISU NGUAH
post office Box ks 11637, Kumasi – Ghana
mobile number +233 244383185
Mr. Jacob W Mbuer
Mobile Number +233 202201752