Ghana

Ghana Association of Nurse Anesthetists (GANA)

 

Number of anaesthesia cases per year:
< 50 000
Number of Nurse Anesthetists:
201
Number of Anesthesiologists:
10
Number of habitants
20 669 260

Nurse anesthesia regulation: BY MEDICAL AND DENTAL COUNCIL
Nurse Anesthesia education: HIGHER DIPLOMA
Entry requirements: 3 YEARS POST NURSING + 3 YEARS WORKING EXPERIENCE
Duration: 2 YEARS

Certification: HIGHER NATIONAL DIPLOMA

Nurse Anesthesia practice: WORK INDEPENDENTLY , PROVIDES OVER 90% OF COUNTRIES ANESTHESIA NEEDS

Activities of the national Association- WORKSHOPS AND CONFERENCES

Continuing education opportunities – MANY BY VISITING HEALTH GROUPS AND OURSELVES

Professional Magazines – IN THE PIPELINE

sphanang@yahoo.com
Name – ISAAC AMPAABENG
Email- IOFORIAMPARBENG@YAHOO.COM

National Association contact: SUSANA P. ANANG
Address P.O.BOX CE11974, TEMA. GHANA
Email:sphanang@yahoo.com
Tel/Fax- 233-277-407-571