Medical Assistance

Please note: The Department of State assumes no responsibility or liability for the professional ability or reputation of, or the quality of services provided by, the entities or individuals whose names appear on the following lists. Inclusion on this list is in no way an endorsement by the Department or the U.S. government. Names are listed alphabetically, and the order in which they appear has no other significance. The information on the list is provided directly by the local service providers; the Department is not in a position to vouch for such information.

The U.S. Embassy does not provide emergency medical assistance or other health care services for U.S. citizens.  In case of an emergency and/or for ambulance services in Ghana, please dial 193 or 194.  For other medical needs, please consult our list of medical services providers.(PDF 420 KB)

The institutions, individuals, hospitals and doctors listed have informed the U.S. Embassy that they are qualified to practice in the specified categories and are available to provide medical services to U.S. citizens.  Please note that the U.S. Embassy cannot provide medical advice, make recommendations, or assume responsibility for the professional ability, appropriateness or integrity of any of these medical providers. Arrangements for medical services, including payment, must be made directly between the patient or the patient’s representative and the medical provider.  The U.S. Embassy has neither the authority nor the facilities to act as a medical grievance committee.  However, if you encounter unsatisfactory services by parties listed on the medical services providers list, please notify us via email to ACSAccra@state.gov.

The Department of State, Bureau of Consular Affairs website includes Medical Information for Americans Traveling Abroad and lists of medical providers maintained by some U.S. embassies and consulates overseas. Please refer to this website for additional information.