Lack of health specialists in Fiji
Lack of skilled specialists is a challenge for the health sector.
April 9, 2021 5:50 am
Wrong patient referrals a concern
Wrong referral of patients diagnosed with heart problems not only increases the burden on health care practitioners but it is also concerning.
April 8, 2021 5:40 am
Diabetes causes blockages in arteries
Many Fijians with diabetes are having their limbs amputated due to blockages in their arteries.
April 7, 2021 4:45 pm
Incidences of heart disease quite high in Fiji
Health professionals are facing challenges with late presentations of patients with various types of heart diseases.
April 7, 2021 12:45 pm
Double role for COVID-19 registration team
More than 20 teams are carrying out COVID-19 registrations and vaccination around the country.
April 7, 2021 6:00 am
Health staff doing vaccine registration threatened
The Ministry of Health staff who are carrying out the vaccination registration are being threatened.
March 31, 2021 5:13 pm
Health Ministry continues to send Fijians for overseas treatment
From January 2020 till March this year, the Health Ministry has transferred 10 patients to New Zealand for medical treatment.
March 27, 2021 4:10 pm
Increase in the cases of LTDD after cyclones: Waqainabete
The Ministry of Health staff is visiting and spraying communities to stop the spread of Leptospirosis, Typhoid, Dengue and Diarrhoea.
March 26, 2021 4:40 pm
5,404 cases of LTDD post cyclones
The Ministry of Health has recorded a total of 5,404 cases of Leptospirosis, Typhoid, Dengue and Diarrhoea following Tropical Cyclones Yasa and Ana.
March 26, 2021 10:28 am
Moving hospital beds to Navosa was planned
The Minister for Health has explained in parliament why beds from the new Ba Hospital were moved to the new Navosa Sub-Divisional Hospital.
March 25, 2021 12:37 pm
National program to eliminate Tuberculosis
With the increase in Tuberculosis cases, the Health Ministry and WHO have implemented a national Tuberculosis programme to eliminate the disease.
March 25, 2021 12:30 pm
Tuberculosis cases increasing
91 cases of Tuberculosis have been reported in Fiji since January.