Limited medical resources will no longer be an issue: Panapasa

The Fiji Correction Service and the Ministry of Health are working together to address the issues caused by scarce resources.

December 8, 2023 6:33 am


ATH commits to bridging digital divide

Amalgamated Telecom Holdings has made a viable recovery post-pandemic.

December 8, 2023 6:16 am


FCS elevates healthcare standards

Fiji Correction Services will now have its own medical officers to cater for the detainee’s healthcare needs.

December 7, 2023 12:56 pm


Ministry rolls out initiative to combat NCD crisis

The Ministry of Health is rolling out campaigns and programs targeting not only schools and communities but also remote rural and maritime areas for non-communicable diseases.

December 7, 2023 6:54 am


19 kids lose battle to cancer this year

WOWS Kids Fiji has seen a significant improvement in survival rates over the years.

December 5, 2023 12:54 pm


Fear of needles still an issue

Health Ministry Permanent Secretary Doctor James Fong has talked about how many people are scared of needles since childhood.

December 4, 2023 4:20 pm


Health facilities face climate risks: Dr Lalabalavu

Health Minister Doctor Atonio Lalabalavu has shared that 41 per cent of Fiji’s healthcare facilities are close to the coastline.

December 4, 2023 3:30 pm


Health Acts under review

The Ministry of Health is actively engaged in the review of policies to enhance and fortify the healthcare system.

December 4, 2023 12:37 pm


Health Ministry urges caution amidst risk of infectious diseases

As the holiday season approaches, Head of the Pediatric Department Dr. Ilisapeci Vereti is sounding the alarm about an elevated risk of infectious diseases, accidents, and other health concerns.

December 4, 2023 6:49 am


Concerns over shortage of certain pharmaceutical drugs

The Ministry of Health is actively addressing shortages of certain pharmaceutical drugs and consumables by strengthening procurement and supply processes.

December 4, 2023 6:38 am


New warehouse to boost health capacity

The recently completed pharmaceutical warehouse situated on Jerusalem Road in Suva, which is set to be operational this month represents a significant milestone for the Ministry of Health.

December 3, 2023 4:31 pm


Concerns over backlog of cases

The Health Ministry has recently brought attention to a growing concern regarding a substantial backlog of surgical cases, with more than 500 individuals currently on the waiting list.

December 3, 2023 12:18 pm

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