Olive Health Diagnostics and Imaging Center is the latest health facility to be outdoored in the Ga East Municipality with the official opening taking place Friday, 31st March, 2023.
Located along the ECOWAS Road (the Agbogba-Ritz Junction-Madina stretch), Olive Health Diagnostics and Imaging Center provides services such as CT Scan, Digital X-ray, Ultrasound, Echocardiogram, Dental Imaging or Orthopantomagram (OPG), Laboratory, Electrocardiogram (ECG) and Ophthalmology, among others.
Present at the commissioning were several high-profile personalities including the Majority Speaker of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Suame Constituency, Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, Municipal Chief Executive of the Ga East Municipal Assembly (GEMA), Hon. Elizabeth Kaakie Mann, Chairperson of the Health Committee of Parliament and Member of Parliament for Effiduase-Asokore, Hon. Dr. Nana Ayew Afriyie, First Vice Chairman of the Dome-Kwabenya Constituency New Patriotic Party (NPP), Mr. Adem Addo, and the General Secretary, Mr. Theophilus Ansah Larbi, among others.
The Chief Executive Officer of Olive Health Diagnostics and Imaging Center and Kess Pharmaceuticals, wife of the Majority Leader, Mrs. Irene Osei-Kyei Mensah Bonsu, held a ceremony to open the at Agbogba-Ashongman on
The purpose for this opening was to declare to the community that the vision for so many years which was in the heart of the a wonderful lady has finally come to pass.
"The establishment of Olive Health was not a one-day wonder but a journey which started 10 years ago. This journey first started with the establishment of the KESS Pharmaceuticals which have been in operation for six years", she recounted.
She noted the significance of the choice of the name, Olive Health, explaining that it was derived from the olive fruit which symbolizes divine presence in the Jewish tradition and also represents a sign of peace, healing, purity and abundance.
She mentioned that the center is guided by professionalism and excellence in the provision of diagnostics and imaging services and assured the general public of quality, professional services to meet their health needs.
The CEO seized the opportunity to thank her husband, Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, for his immense support throughout the journey.
On his part, the Majority Leader of Parliament, Hon. Osei Kyei-Mensah-Bonsu, congratulated his wife for being able to open the health facility and encouraged all the people in the community and beyond to visit the facility "because the staff and health professionals give the best services you can think of”.
The Municipal Chief Executive (MCE), Hon. Elizabeth Kaakie Mann, commended the CEO and her husband for contributing towards enhancing provision of healthcare in the Municipality.
She assured that the Assembly would support in any way possible to advance the vision and mission of the facility for the benefit of the people.
The Medical Director of Olive Health, Dr. Thompson, noted that the ultramodern health facility has the very latest and top notch medical equipment needed to provide quality services to clients and appealed to the general public to access their various services for excellent care of their health situations.
The facility opens Monday to Friday, 8am to 8pm and Saturdays, 8am to 2pm.