UNIT HEAD: MR ALHASAN MUSAH ADAM

The Finance Unit of the Birim Central Health Directorate is one of the Sub-units of the Finance Directorate of the Ghana Health Services.

Functions

The finance activities are enshrined in the Accounting Treasury and Financial Reporting Rules and Instructions (ATF). The ATF is aimed at improving the financial management procedures and processes within the Ghana Health Service/Ministry of Health (MOH) Set-ups nationwide, in conjunction with other national legislations and enactments introduced by government to streamline the financial management systems of Public Sector Accounting (PSA), and to improve good corporate governance.

It is responsible for implementing financial management policy, resource mobilization, disbursement, financial accounting and reporting. It is also responsible for managing the finances of the Municipal Health Directorate. The unit assists in the preparation of budget estimates, in conjunction with other units.