Medical Candidates.

a.         In addition to the General Eligibility applicants must have credit in English and Mathematics (not less than Grade C6) at WASSCE.

b.         Must have any of the following from an accredited institution of higher learning with at least one (1) year working experience in a recognized health facility:

(1)       General Nurses. Diploma in Nursing (Registered General Nursing/Registered Mental Nursing/Registered Community Nursing/Emergency Nursing) and must have completed the mandatory rotation.  Must have registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council of Ghana.

(2)       Nurse Assistants.  Certificate in Nursing (Community Health/Health Assistant Clinical) and must have completed the mandatory rotation. Must have registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council of Ghana.

(3)       Midwives.         Diploma in Midwifery (Registered Midwifery) and must have completed the mandatory rotation.  Must have registered with the Nursing & Midwifery Council of Ghana.

(4)       Pharmacy Technicians.          HND in Dispensing Technology  must have completed the mandatory national service.  Must be a registered member and be in good standing with the Pharmaceutical Society of Ghana.

(5)       Technical Officers (Dental Surgery Assistant).  Diploma in Dental Surgery option and must have completed the mandatory national service.

(6)       Technical Officers (Dental Technology). Diploma in Dental Technology option and must have completed the mandatory national service.

(7)       Technical Officers (X’Ray). Diploma in Radiology Technology and must have completed the mandatory national service.  Must be a registered member and in good standing with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(8)       Technical Officers (Health Promotion).  Diploma in Public Health (Health Promotion) and must have completed the mandatory national service. 

(9)       Technical Officers (Medical Laboratory).  Diploma in Medical Laboratory Technology plus one (1) year mandatory national service. Must be registered and be in good standing with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(10)     Technical Officers (Physiotherapy).   Diploma in Physiotherapy plus one (1) year mandatory national service.  Must be registered and be in good standing with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(11)     Technical Officers (Orthotics).  Diploma in Orthotics plus one (1) year mandatory national service.  Must be registered and be in good standing with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(12)     Technical Officers (Health Information).  Diploma in Public Health (Informatics)  plus one (1) year mandatory national service. 

(13)     Technical Officers (Biostatistics).  Diploma in Statistics plus one (1) year mandatory national service.

(14)     Technical Officers (Veterinary).  Diploma in Field Animal Health/Veterinary Laboratory Techniques plus one (1) year mandatory national service. 

(15)     Biomedical Engineering Technologists.  Diploma in Medical Equipment Technology from an accredited institution of higher learning and must have completed the mandatory national service. 

(16)     Technical Officers (Environmental Health).  Diploma in Public Health (Environmental Health)plus one (1) year mandatory national service.  Must be registered with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(17)     Technical Assistant (Environmental Health).  Certificate in Public Health (Environmental Health). Must be registered with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(18)     Emergency Medical Technicians.   Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) –Basic/Advanced level.

(19)     Physiotherapist Assistants.   Certificate in Physiotherapy Must be registered with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(20)     Medical Laboratory Assistants.  Certificate in Medical Laboratory Technology plus one (1) year post qualification internship. Must be registered with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(21)     Environmental Health Assistants.   Certificate in Environmental Health Must be registered with the Allied Health Professions Council.

(22)     Biostatistics/Record Assistants.   Certificate in Health Records Management

(23)     Ambulance Drivers.   Certified Emergency Medical Technician (EMT) - Basic with a drivers licence “B”.