Ministry of Health

Senior Female Officer At Western Division Command Headquarters Cleared Of COVID-19
NEWS

Senior Female Officer At Western Division Command Headquarters Cleared Of COVID-19

Thank you for all the prayers and well wishes as the officers continued to work from the confines of their Western D...

FRU To Meet Health Oficials Over 7s Training
SPORTS

FRU To Meet Health Oficials Over 7s Training

This was after World Rugby announced that the men’s HSBC World Rugby Sevens Series tournaments in London and Paris...

Testing For Coronavirus To Be Done Locally At The New Fiji Centre For Disease Control
NEWS

Testing For Coronavirus To Be Done Locally At The New Fiji Centre For Disease Control

Testing for the coronavirus will now take place at the newly refurbished Molecular Lab at the Fiji Centre for Dise...

Former Ministry Of Health Employee Fronts Court For Forgery
Crime & Court

Former Ministry Of Health Employee Fronts Court For Forgery

The Fiji Independent Commission Against Corruption (FICAC) charged Mr Mohammed Ifraz with one count each of forgery ...

COVID-19: Isolation Units Will Take Place In Other Divisions Say Health Ministry
NEWS

COVID-19: Isolation Units Will Take Place In Other Divisions Say Health Ministry

Quarantine setups are precautionary steps guided by the World Health Organisation (WHO).

Health Ministry, Health Care Work Around The Clock To Ensure Ba Hospital Opens Soon
NATION

Health Ministry, Health Care Work Around The Clock To Ensure Ba Hospital Opens Soon

No opening date could be confirmed because works on the new hospital are still in progress.

Mazey: Ban Lifted
SPORTS

Mazey: Ban Lifted

The Ministry of Health has confirmed the lifting of ban on sporting events and large gatherings.

Women Take Advantage Of Fish In Abundance
NATION

Women Take Advantage Of Fish In Abundance

"For these women, heavy rain means that certain types of fish are in abundance and a good catch could make a decent ...

Fiji Corrections Service Takes Precautions For Measles Outbreak
NEWS

Fiji Corrections Service Takes Precautions For Measles Outbreak

The nature of our Correction Centers warranted this proactive stance by FCS to prevent the outbreak of measles in ou...

Measles Outbreak: ‘Postpone All Games’
SPORTS

Measles Outbreak: ‘Postpone All Games’

The call came from the Fiji National Sports Commission, Fiji Association of Sports and National Olympic Committee (F...

Tonga Women’s XV Withdrawn From 2019 Oceania Rugby Championships
SPORTS

Tonga Women’s XV Withdrawn From 2019 Oceania Rugby Championships

The blood tests conducted over the period of 72 hours were negative but given the sample cases from Tonga, the Fiji ...

Measles Outbreak:  2-year-old And 15-year-old Latest Victims From Serua/Namosi
NEWS

Measles Outbreak: 2-year-old And 15-year-old Latest Victims From Serua/Namosi

The latest confirmed cases are a 15-year-old from Wainadoi, and a 2 year old who had been staying in Waibogi Serua.

Measles Outbreak: 3 More Cases Confirmed By Fiji’s Health Ministry, Total of 7 Confirmed Cases
NATION

Measles Outbreak: 3 More Cases Confirmed By Fiji’s Health Ministry, Total of 7 Confirmed Cases

Latest cases are a seven-month-old and a three-month-old from Wainadoi, and a 19-year-old from Navunikabi in Namosi.

Measles Outbreak: 7 Confirmed Cases In Serua / Namosi Subdivision
NEWS

Measles Outbreak: 7 Confirmed Cases In Serua / Namosi Subdivision

On the evening of Sunday, November 17th, the Ministry of Health and Medical Services was notified of a suspected cas...

Measles Outbreak: No Travel Restrictions Confirms Health Ministry
NEWS

Measles Outbreak: No Travel Restrictions Confirms Health Ministry

This is after some health centres have told people being vaccinated that they needed a certificate before they could...

Public Advisory: New Visiting Hours At CWM Hospital
NEWS

Public Advisory: New Visiting Hours At CWM Hospital

The new visiting hour is 2.00 pm to 3.00 pm from Monday to Sunday.

Public Advisory: Update ON Measles In Serua/Namosi
NEWS

Public Advisory: Update ON Measles In Serua/Namosi

Since the last update on 7th November, there have been zero new cases – one of the suspected cases from the 7th No...

Health Ministry Working To Prevent Measles Epidemic from Reaching Us
NATION

Health Ministry Working To Prevent Measles Epidemic from Reaching Us

Dr Waqainabete said people in Fiji are immunised against measles, but certain people are more vulnerable.

Golden Age Homes Renovations ‘In The Pipeline’
NATION

Golden Age Homes Renovations ‘In The Pipeline’

The Ministry of Women, Children and Poverty Alleviation's principal welfare officer senior citizens unit, Dilitiana ...

Children Young As 14 Are Treated For Drug Addiction
NATION

Children Young As 14 Are Treated For Drug Addiction

The number of people involved with drugs is alarming. Children must know the dangers of drugs. Marijuana, methamphet...

Sailing4Handicaps Crew donates $100K worth of Prosthetic Parts
SHIPPING

Sailing4Handicaps Crew donates $100K worth of Prosthetic Parts

Former Government assistant minister and Fijian paralympic champion, Iliesa Delana, has been endorsed ambassador for...

Abandoned Loved Ones End Up At Senior Citizens Home
Feature

Abandoned Loved Ones End Up At Senior Citizens Home

“People bring their relatives to the Colonial War Memorial Hospital or even to St Giles and leave them there, with...

Biomedical Engineers Play Effective Role In Health System
NATION

Biomedical Engineers Play Effective Role In Health System

Biomedical engineers are an important component of an effective health system, says Minister for Health and Medical ...

Juice Vendors Caught Selling Cigarette Rolls, To Pay $1K Fine
NATION

Juice Vendors Caught Selling Cigarette Rolls, To Pay $1K Fine

“Our juice business does not even rake in $1000 in 21 days, so how then are we going to pay for these hefty fines.”

Ministry of Health To Commence Mass Drug Administration In The North
NEWS

Ministry of Health To Commence Mass Drug Administration In The North

WHO Neglected Tropical Disease Technical Officer, Merelesita Qaniuci highlighted that this is a unique opportunity f...

Mental Health Service A Must For Our Schools
Sunvoice

Mental Health Service A Must For Our Schools

Mental health comprises our emotional, psychological and social wellbeing.

Ministry Rules Out Infectious Disease
NEWS

Ministry Rules Out Infectious Disease

The ministry’s comments may come as a relief to tourists who have been planning on or considering coming to Fiji, ...

Ministry of Health: American Couple Did Not Die Of Infectious Disease
NEWS

Ministry of Health: American Couple Did Not Die Of Infectious Disease

Through continued collaboration with the United States’ Centres for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), further ...

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