Entries by gantaadmin

Update: New Incinerator

Waste has been an ongoing challenge for us.  With our own resources, we were able to only construct crude, temporary ground based waste disposal pits.  These pits are not environmentally friendly nor are they consistent with national and international sanitation standards.  But, it was the best we could do. In recent years, local organizations like […]

Post Ebola Recovery Efforts Continues…

The Ebola crisis taught us many lessons.  One of the lessons was to effectively direct and monitor the major access points to our health care facilities. After the Ebola crisis, the national healthcare system therefore identified a need to screen everyone entering the hospital.   The Ministry of Health sent out a nationwide mandate to create […]

Newsletter: 2015 Financial Report

January 8, 2016 Dear Ministry Partners, Warmest greetings and best wishes from the administrative team and staff of the Ganta Hospital family. We are genuinely pleased to give account of our stewardship at the Ganta United Methodist Hospital and to present our plans for 2016.  The year under review began with series of administrative transitions […]

East Ohio Conference donates to the Caretaker Facility

Ephraim Yangean , President of Ganta Hospital Workers Association, discusses a new project undertaken by the hospital workers.  They are constructing a caretaker center for patients’ family members who escort their sick relatives to the hospital but have have nowhere to stay.  East Ohio Conference is assisting with the project.    

Newsletter-Patrick Mantor

Dear Partners and Friends in Ministry, I bring you heartfelt greetings from the Ganta Hospital family located in Ganta, Liberia, serving a population of more than 450,000.  We are very excited to update you about the work that is occuring here with the support of our various stakeholders and partners.  We celebrate and embrace our […]

Newsletter-Patrick Mantor September Update

A little over a week ago, we received an ocean freight container comprising very essential hospital equipment and supplies from our partners in Germany.  One of the most critically needed items was the incinerator.   Waste disposal has been an ongoing challenge for us.  With our own resources, we were able to only construct crude, temporary […]

Newsletter-Message from Nora Keah-Sandi

February 6, 2015   Dear Partners and Friends,   Greetings from Ganta United Methodist Hospital family in Ganta, Liberia, West Africa.  I pray you are well.   MEET THE INTERIM ADMINISTRATOR My name is Nora Keah-Sandi and I am serving as Interim Hospital Administrator at the Ganta United Methodist Hospital since Feb. 1, 2015.  My […]