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Hospital staff trained in Leadership in Healthcare, Customer Service and Effective Communication

Hospital staff trained in Leadership in Healthcare, Customer Service and Effective Communication
Date:May 15, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS - 15 May, 2019: A four-day training programme in Leadership in Health Care, Customer Service and Effective Communication kickstarted, today, in the Conference room of Dr A. G. Jeetoo Hospital in Port Louis in presence of the Minister of Health a


Anti-influenza vaccination exercise for winter 2019 kicks off

Anti-influenza vaccination exercise for winter 2019 kicks off
Date:April 17, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS – 17 April ,2019: The annual anti-influenza vaccination exercise for the winter season 2019 kicked off today at the Bambous Social Welfare Centre in the presence of the Minister of Social Security, National Solidarity, and Environment and Sustai


Minister Husnoo cautions Mauritians against health-related complications of Influenza

Minister Husnoo cautions Mauritians against health-related complications of Influenza
Date:April 11, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS – 11 April, 2019: The annual vaccination campaign against seasonal influenza organised by the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life was launched today by the Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Dr Anwar Husnoo, at Hyderkhan Mediclinic, in P


Government earmarks unprecedented budget of Rs 11.7 billion annually for health sector

Government earmarks unprecedented budget of Rs 11.7 billion annually for health sector
Date:April 09, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS - 09 April, 2019: Statistics regarding the number of people suffering from NCDs in Mauritius are alarming, constituting 81 % of diseases and 85 % of mortality in Mauritius. The core mission of the Government remains ensuring the well-being of th


Government aims at the social reintegration of drug users through health-based and person-centred approach, says Prime Minister

Government aims at the social reintegration of drug users through health-based and person-centred approach, says Prime Minister
Date:March 18, 2019|Domain:Health--Law and Order--International Relations--Foreign Affairs

GIS - 18 March, 2019: One of Government’s main challenges in Mauritius is the establishment of a well-structured psycho-social support for drug users. Our ultimate aim is the rehabilitation and social reintegration of drug users through the developm


Prime Minister visits female medical staff of A.G.Jeetoo Hospital on International Women’s Day

Prime Minister visits female medical staff of A.G.Jeetoo Hospital on International Women’s Day
Date:March 08, 2019|Domain:Gender--Health

GIS - 08 March, 2019: The Prime Minister, Minister of Home Affairs, External Communications and National Development Unit and Minister of Finance and Economic Development, Mr Pravind Kumar Jugnauth effected a visit, today, at the A.G.Jeetoo Hospital


National prevention campaign against NCDs launched at Camp Levieux

National prevention campaign against NCDs launched at Camp Levieux
Date:February 25, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS – 25 February, 2019: The national prevention campaign against Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs), an intensive health awareness programme for the early detection and treatment of NCDs, was launched on Saturday 23 February 2019 at Camp Levieux. T


UNFPA to assist in formulating new national population policy for Mauritius

UNFPA to assist in formulating new national population policy for Mauritius
Date:February 20, 2019|Domain:Health

​The United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) will assist in the formulation of the new national population policy for Mauritius which will, among others, address issues that are critical for the demography of the country such as fertility and ageing


World Cancer Day 2019: Health Minister urges population to get early cancer screenings

World Cancer Day 2019: Health Minister urges population to get early cancer screenings
Date:February 13, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS – 13 February, 2019: In line with its National Prevention Policy geared towards protecting the population from cancer through preventive measures, Government is offering free cancer screenings, vaccination programmes for young girls including th


Health Ministry organises a series of activities to mark World Cancer Day 2019

Health Ministry organises a series of activities to mark World Cancer Day 2019
Date:February 04, 2019|Domain:Health

GIS - 04 February, 2019: Various activities are scheduled by the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life to mark the World Cancer Day which is observed on the 4th February every year. The aim is to raise awareness on cancer, the risk factors, and the