Date:December 29, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS – 29 December 2017: The estimated resident population for Mauritius as at 31 December 2016 was 1 221 150 compared to 1 220 530 as at 31 December 2015. The increase of 620 in the number of resident population, that is, 0.05%, is highlighted in t
Date:December 19, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS - 19 December, 2017: Government is determined to provide quality services to all citizens by placing health care at the core of its agenda with the priority of making the latest medical technology accessible to all.
The Minister of Health and Q
Date:November 29, 2017|Domain:Health--Education & Training--International Relations--Sustainable Development
GIS – 29 November, 2017: Science, technology and innovation are crucial to Africa’s progress and sustainable future, said the President of the Republic, Dr Ameenah Gurib-Fakim, yesterday at the launching of the third edition of the United Nations Ed
Date:November 27, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS – 27 November, 2017: A first cohort of 80 students is starting today a three-year full time National Diploma course in nursing at Polytechnics Pamplemousses campus. The programme is jointly offered by Polytechnics Mauritius Ltd (PML) and the Mi
Date:November 15, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS - 15 November 2017: “The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life will soon be conducting the Mauritius intensive diabetes action study, whose objective will be to determine the best interventions in preventing or at least slowing diabetes complic
Date:November 14, 2017|Domain:Health--International Relations--Education & Training
GIS - 14 November, 2017: A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) between the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life and the Royal College of Physicians of Edinburgh, based in Scotland, formalising the collaborative endeavour between the two institutions
Date:October 25, 2017|Domain:Health--International Relations
GIS – 25 October, 2017: Government has taken note of the twinning of the Haematology Unit of Jawaharlal Nehru Hospital, Rose Belle, with Charlotte Maxeke Johannesburg Academic Hospital, Johannesburg, South Africa.
Mauritius has been chosen to
Date:October 13, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS - 13 October, 2017: In a constantly changing health environment, training and capacity-building programmes of nurses are fundamental to enhance the health sector as they play a key role in delivering quality health services.
The Minister of He
Date:October 12, 2017|Domain:Health--Tourism
GIS - 12 October 2017: All precautionary and control measures are being taken at the airport and the port. Surveillance is also being reinforced at all levels in a bid to prevent transmission of pneumonic plague which is currently affecting Madagas
Date:October 12, 2017|Domain:Health
GIS – 12 October 2017: The Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Dr Anwar Husnoo, announced a shift in mental health care from long-term institution to community-based care through the implementation of community psychiatric care. He made this ann