The Ministry of Health has secured financial clearance to employ 3,456 allied health professionals from the end of the year 2020 to 2021.
According to the Registrar of the Allied Health Profession Council, Dr Samuel Yaw Opoku, very soon the Council would open its portal to allow the registration of graduates who were yet to be employed by the government.
Dr Opoku announced this when he was addressing the induction and oath swearing ceremony for 760 Allied Health Graduates in Kumasi, under the theme; “The role of the Allied Health Professional during and post COVID-19.”
He said the theme for the occasion was timely considering the various roles allied health professionals have played in the country’s fight against the COVID-19 virus which has claimed the lives of some people.
In view of the importance of their various roles, Dr Opoku noted that, the concerns of allied health professions should always