- Ridge Hospital in Accra has issued out a statement regarding the report of a man who lost his wife due to a wrong prescription given by one of their doctors
- According to the statement, investigations have started as a matter of urgency into the entire story, and the findings will be revealed
- The management of the hospital also used the opportunity to extend their condolences to the husband and family of the deceased
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The Greater Accra Regional Hospital, Ridge, has released a statement following the viral report of a man who lost his wife due to wrong mediation by a doctor at the hospital.
In a statement sighted by YEN.com.gh from the regional hospital dated June 26, the management acknowledged that it had spotted the viral news report regarding the demise of a lady at their hospital.
The management assured the public that with a matter of urgency, an investigation has been launched into the issue and all the findings will be shared with the proper stakeholders.
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See full statement below:
The statement further indicated that the hospital practises an open-door policy which allows anyone with any issues regarding their service to launch a complaint.
It said that any client at all can seek clarity on any clinical procedure with the Customer Service or Public Relations Unit for a proper response from the management.
In conclusion, the public letter mentioned that the hospital will continue to provide quality health care to all its patients, both in Ghana and beyond.
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YEN.com.gh reported that the man named Emmanuel Kuto narrated how a doctor at the Ridge Hospital gave his wife a wrong prescription that killed her and the medical staff found it rather funny.
Emmanuel narrated the entire heartbreaking incident in a step-by-step manner, in a post sighted by YEN.com.gh on his personal Facebook handle.
According to Emmanuel, his beloved wife had been taken into the hospital on Sunday evening for a surgery that was scheduled on Monday morning when she was given some pills in preparation for the medical procedure.
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