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Medical Services Also Available At Raiwaqa, Lami And Makoi Health Centres

Medical Services Also Available At Raiwaqa, Lami And Makoi Health Centres
National Manager Blood and Ambulance Services, Josefa Bolaqace and Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People's Republic of China Qian Bo during the press confrence for the Peace Art Hospital Ship on July 23,2018.Photo:Wati Talebula
July 25
11:00 2018

National Blood and Ambulance Services manager Josefa Bolaqace has confirmed that the Raiwaqa, Lami and Makoi Health Centres would be accommodating doctors from the Chinese People’s Liberation Army Navy vessel Peace Ark next week.

This is to prevent overcrowding at the Suva wharf and also convenient for those living outside the city boundary.

“The three health centres will ca­ter for the visiting physicians at spe­cific areas within the centres,” Mr Bolaqace said.

According to Ambassador Extraordinary and Plenipotentiary of the People’s Republic of China to Fiji Bo Qian, while the doctors will be carrying out consultations and medi­cal services, Chinese army engineers will be carrying out repairing works at hospitals and other medical facilities within the vicinity.

“This mission is a concrete action of carrying forward international hu­manitarianism and disseminating the concept of peace, development, cooperation and win-win conducive to enhancing friendly relations between China and Fiji,” Mr Bo said.

“All doctors are in possession of phy­sician qualification and abundant clinical experience from working at hospitals affiliated to the Naval Medical University back home,” he said.

Peace Ark will be berthed at the Port of Suva from August 2 – 9, 2018. Clinic times are from 9am to 11 and them from 1.30m to 4.30pm at the Port of Suva, Lami, Raiwaqa and Makoi Health Centres.

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