Fiji's COVID-19 testing can be trusted: Dr Waqainabete
Fiji’s COVID-19 testing can be trusted as it is done according to the World Health Organisation recommendation says Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete.
July 2, 2020 7:42 am
Ministry explores alternatives for certain consumables
The Health Ministry has acknowledged there is a shortage of some consumables at various hospitals and health centres.
July 1, 2020 6:18 am
Japanese assistance to help better equip medical facilities
The Health Minister says the assistance provided by the Japanese government will help them properly equip medical centres in the country.
June 30, 2020 5:38 am
Ministry to focus on decentralizing services
The Ministry of Health will be able to decentralize its COVID-19 response services to other facilities across the country.
June 29, 2020 4:40 pm
Fiji receives $10m assistance from the Japanese government
The Ministry of Health received a $10m assistance from the Japanese Government today to help the country’s COVID-19 response effort.
June 29, 2020 12:52 pm
Fijians urged to seek medical advice first when treating cancer
Fijians have been urged to seek medical advice first before using other alternative methods to treat cancer.
June 29, 2020 9:05 am
$16m World Bank boost for Fiji’s health sector
The World Bank has approved the funding of approximately $16 million to further support the Fijian Government.
June 25, 2020 4:54 pm
Labasa Hospital services to return to normal
Operation at the Labasa Hospital will return to normal from Monday.
June 25, 2020 5:51 am
Swift action taken to eradicate TB and Brucellosis
The Agriculture Ministry has clarified that swift action was taken to eradicate the spread of Bovine Tuberculosis and Brucellosis.
June 25, 2020 5:50 am
Conforming to current behavioral changes is critical
Health Minister Dr. Ifereimi Waqainabete has repeated the need for Fijians to conform to the behavioral changes of living in the new normal.
June 20, 2020 7:43 am
NZ injects another $1.5m assistance to Fiji's health sector
The New Zealand government today handed over forty lifesaving Airvos oxygen machines worth of $1.5m to the Health Ministry.
June 19, 2020 12:25 pm
New acting PS for Health Ministry
Dr. James Fong has been appointed as the new acting Permanent Secretary for Health and Medical Services.