The UGMC
Nursing Department

The University of Ghana Medical Center (UGMC) is a quaternary hospital offering quality medical services to patients and acting also as a hub of research and training in all spheres of the health sector. The role of nurses in fulfilling this mandate cannot be overemphasized and the Centre has a strong nursing directorate comprising of various categories of nurses who provide care to patients with a wide range of conditions from birth to end of life.

  • Our Vision: To provide exceptional nursing and midwifery care to anyone who accesses the facility at any time.

  • Our Mission: The Mission of the Directorate is to provide professional standard of care in a passionate manner every time to everyone. The Directorate is headed by, Mrs. Judith Asiamah (Director of Nursing and Midwifery Services).

Categories of Nurses

  • Internal Medicine Nurses
  • Administrative Nurses
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology (Women and Children) Nurses
  • Emergency Nurses
  • Out-Patients Nurses
  • Critical Care Nurses
  • Medical/ Surgical
  • Theatre Nurses
  • Central Sterilization Services Department (CSSD) Nurses
  • Paediatrics Nurses
  • Public Health Nurses
  • Nutrition and Dietetics Nurses

Deputy Directors of
Nursing Services

  • Administration/ Internal Medicine
    Rita Momo Sika-Nartey
  • Mother and Child
    Gifty Merdiemah
  • Surgical/ Theatre/CSSD
    Sylvia Acheampong
  • Emergency
    Shirley Pokua Cann
  • Critical Care
    Diana Eyram Offei-Awuku
  • Out Patient Department
    Afua Gakpe

Ward in-charges

  • Internal Medicine
    Josephine Owusu-Takyi
  • Mother and Child (OBGY)
    Vida Ocloo
  • Paediatric
    Abigail Ashie
  • Public Health
    Cynthia Dzokoto
  • Theatres
    Susan Ruby Efua Kumadi
  • Surgical
    George Kofi Boateng
  • Central Sterilization and Stores Department
    Asare Bediako
  • Emergency
    Yvonne Owusu
  • General Intensive Care
    Juliet Kwadzodeh
  • Neonatal Intensive Care
    Emma Appiah Asare
  • Cardio Intensive Care
    Lordina Amenu
  • Paediatric Intensive Care Unit
    Jael Nti
  • Out Patient Department
    Ruby Ansah

Mrs. Judith Asiamah
Director of Nursing