Minister for Health and Medical Services

John Samisoni Sues Hot Bread Kitchen
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John Samisoni Sues Hot Bread Kitchen

Mr Samisoni is seeking orders from the court to invalidate the Vaccine Regulations, deem his termination letter date...

Fiji Recorded More Than 8000 Children With COVID-19
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Fiji Recorded More Than 8000 Children With COVID-19

“The significant regional difference in the observed incidence rate of COVID-19 among the young population will re...

 Do Not Give Anti-Vaxxers A Platform
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 Do Not Give Anti-Vaxxers A Platform

“By giving them a platform, we are telling them that they have a voice.”

Vevedu No COVID Cure
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Vevedu No COVID Cure

“COVID-19 is caused by SARS-CoV 2 Virus. Whilst some of our herbal remedies may help alleviate some symptoms; it d...

COVID-19 Alert
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COVID-19 Alert

If someone tests negative for the variant on a particular time, it does not mean they will remain negative tomorrow,

Centre Runs 16 Tests At Once Instead Of Four
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Centre Runs 16 Tests At Once Instead Of Four

The machines were procured by the World Health Organisation (WHO) with funding support from the European Union (EU).

New COVID-19 Laws: How Do They Affect You?
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New COVID-19 Laws: How Do They Affect You?

Law passed to allow for spot fines for COVID breaches, Businesses face closure for non-adherence n Infringement not...

Protocol Breachers Dishearten Health Minister Waqainabete
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Protocol Breachers Dishearten Health Minister Waqainabete

Containment area borders will only open once measured assessment has been done, he adds.

‘It’s Real’- A COVID-19 Survivor Tells
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‘It’s Real’- A COVID-19 Survivor Tells

COVID-19 is real; the sickness is real and the misery it brings to lives affected is real.

Ministry Probes Gruesome Surgery Pictures’ Release
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Ministry Probes Gruesome Surgery Pictures’ Release

Dr Waqainabete said: “It is really disappointing, unethical, and unacceptable to have photos being displayed on so...

COVID-19: Term 1 School Holidays To Begin Tomorrow
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COVID-19: Term 1 School Holidays To Begin Tomorrow

More details of this will be announced by the Prime Minister Voreqe Bainimarama during the press conference at 3pm t...

Pandemic Affecting Our Medicine Supply From Overseas
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Pandemic Affecting Our Medicine Supply From Overseas

Fiji’s suppliers of medicine stock are based abroad and the impact of COVID-19 on manufacturing countries has had ...

Challenges Abuse Victims Face At Hospitals: Minister
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Challenges Abuse Victims Face At Hospitals: Minister

Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete highlights ways medical personnel can detect abused women who are not able to be straight fo...

Nadera Dialysis Centre Gets New Equipment
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Nadera Dialysis Centre Gets New Equipment

Minister for Health and Medical Services, Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete has confirmed the installation of new dialysis equ...

766 People In Quarantine, 3 Active Cases
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766 People In Quarantine, 3 Active Cases

In receiving the test kits, Dr Waqainabete said the test kits would, over the next few months, increase their capaci...

Health Officals Prepare For Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout
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Health Officals Prepare For Covid-19 Vaccine Rollout

“The groundwork that we are doing at the moment is ensuring that we get rid of the communicable diseases that’s ...

3 Leptospirosis Deaths, 300 Cases Of Dengue Fever Recorded
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3 Leptospirosis Deaths, 300 Cases Of Dengue Fever Recorded

However, Dr Waqainabete said the numbers were not big to declare an outbreak in the country.

Health Ministry Probes Asthma Patient’s Death At Savusavu Hospital
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Health Ministry Probes Asthma Patient’s Death At Savusavu Hospital

Filo Ramatau’s sister, Kiti Chapple, said her generator and gallons of fuel were at the hospital and even took a p...

Waqainabete: ‘Savusavu Morgue Power Issue Not True’
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Waqainabete: ‘Savusavu Morgue Power Issue Not True’

All hospitals in the country have backup generators, he adds.

Villagers In Southern Lau Benefit From Free Medical Checks And Surgeries
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Villagers In Southern Lau Benefit From Free Medical Checks And Surgeries

Dr Delasau thanked the Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete’s vision to take surgery o...

Big Lau Visit
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Big Lau Visit

With at least three tropical cyclones predicted to cross our Exclusive Economic Zone this season, Mr Seruiratu is ur...

170 Arrives From Sydney
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170 Arrives From Sydney

InterContinental Fiji Golf Resort and SPA at Natadola Bay has indicated that it has facilities that could be used fo...

Dr Waqainabete Labelled The Coolest Health Minister
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Dr Waqainabete Labelled The Coolest Health Minister

This was after he led participants of the 71st World Health Organisation Regional Committee Meeting for the Western ...

Do Not Assault Health Professionals, Minister Pleads
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Do Not Assault Health Professionals, Minister Pleads

Dr Waqainabete said despite the alleged incident, the doctor still treated his assailant’s relative.

‘No Chickenpox Outbreak’
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‘No Chickenpox Outbreak’

While confirming that there were less than 10 cases recorded, he reiterated that the number was not worth worrying.

Fiji’s First Stent Operation Conducted Here By Local Cardiologists
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Fiji’s First Stent Operation Conducted Here By Local Cardiologists

Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete hailed the procedure as a milestone and a proud mom...

Two COVID-19 Patients Recovered
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Two COVID-19 Patients Recovered

“I have to check, I think it is four or five, but anyway two have recovered and they would have gone home accordin...

4000 Fijians Returned Home On Repatriation Flights
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4000 Fijians Returned Home On Repatriation Flights

Minister for Health and Medical Services Dr Ifereimi Waqainabete revealed the figure when he was questioned by Wakan...

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