The Radiology Department was under the Chief Administrator’s Sub-Budget Management Center (Sub-BMC). It gained a Sub-BMC status in the year 2009.
It has been accredited internationally as a training ground for West African College of Surgeons (WACS) and locally, by the Ghana College of Physicians and Surgeons (GCPS) for the training of Radiologists.
Equipment And Modalities
The Department of Radiology provides diagnostic services for both in and out patients employing various imaging modalities such as the following:
The Department runs Residency programme for Doctors who aspire to become specialists (Radiologists).
It also acts as a training ground for undergraduate Bachelor of Science (BSc.) radiography programme for the School of Allied Health, College of Health Sciences.
Apart from the Main Radiology Block which contains five (5) different Machine Rooms, there are satellites X-ray facilities at the following areas in the Hospital:
– Accident/Emergency Centre
– Korle Bu Polyclinic
– Child Health Department
– Chest Clinic
– MRI/CT Scan Centre
Mobile X-ray equipment C-arm is also available at the Surgical Wards theatres.
Below is the breakdown of the various categories of Human Resource in the department: