The District Chief Executive (DCE) for Sefwi Juaboso, who is double as District Epidemic Response Committee Chairperson, Hon Martha Kwayie Manu on Tuesday, May 19 donated a bunch of Personal Protective Equipment (PPE’s) to three Health facilities in the area to help prevent the spread of Coronavirus pandemic.
The beneficial health Institutions include Sefwi Boinzan Anglican Clinic, Seventh Day Adventist Hospital in Sefwi Kofikrom, and Bonsu Nkwanta Health Centre.
The protective items distributed to each health facility comprise of Veronica buckets with a stand, Gun thermometers, alcohol-based hand sanitizers, bundle of tissue papers, toilet rolls, nose masks, dust bins, liquid soap, safety boot, overall and many more to help equipped the health facilities to protect the health workers from contracting the virus.
The DCE said, with the support of the assembly they aimed to stop the rising of COVID-19 suspected cases despite no case has been recorded in the district.
She however, urged the people to adhere to the government directives such as wearing of nose masks, regular washing of hands with soap, the use of hand sanitizer, and also social distancing observance should be their priority because COVID-19 is real.
The Physician assistant in charge of Boinzan Anglican Clinic, Mr. Samuel Anarfo- Wobbey who received the package praises the DCE, after getting their first PPE’s since the outbreak of the COVID-19 in March.
Meanwhile, the District Director of Health, Dr. Sertina Alipo also commended the DCE for her restless effort put in place to fight against the spread of COVID -19 and thanked Hon Martha Kwayie for the kind gesture.