Date:December 23, 2014|Domain:Health--Social Security
GIS - 23 December 2014: The health, safety and wellbeing of the Elderly and Disabled will be the main priorities of the Ministry of Social Security, National Solidarity and Reform Institutions, and Government will do everything possible in this reg
Date:December 19, 2014|Domain:Health
GIS - 19 December 2014: A good quality of life depends upon good health, and Government has the will to see to it that the population lives longer and remains in good health.
This was the gist of the message of the Minister of Health and Qual
Date:December 18, 2014|Domain:Health
GIS - 18 December 2014: The Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Mr Anil Kumarsingh Gayan, made an appeal this morning to healthy Mauritians aged 18 to 60 years to donate blood at the annual Mega blood donation, organised by the Blood Donors Ass
Date:November 28, 2014|Domain:Health
GIS - 28 November 2014: A National Preparedness Action Plan for Plague is being elaborated by the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life in collaboration with concerned stakeholders following the recent outbreak of plague in Madagascar. The action
Date:November 17, 2014|Domain:Education & Training--Health
GIS – 17 November 2014: A total of 59 Diabetes Specialised Nurses (DSN) received their diploma at a ceremony held on Saturday 15 November 2014 at the Engineering Lecture Theatre, Professor Sir Edouard Lim Fat Engineering Tower, University of Maurit
Date:October 28, 2014|Domain:Business & Industry--Health--International Relations
GIS - 28 October 2014: The development of a strong and comprehensive mTobacco Cessation programme for Mauritius will be the focus of a three-day technical workshop which opened this morning at Le Meridien Hotel at Pointe aux Piments. The workshop i
Date:October 22, 2014|Domain:Health
GIS - 22 October 2014: Intra Vascular Ultra Sound Imaging (IVUS), a new technique aimed at giving an external imaging of the coronary arteries, has been introduced in the Cardiology services at Victoria Hospital in Candos. Such technique allows doc
Date:October 15, 2014|Domain:Health--Environment
GIS -15 October 2014: Challenges still exist in the strategy for the control and prevention of vector-borne diseases and there is need to further adopt measures to prevent local transmission of chikungunya, dengue and malaria.
The Minister of Heal
Date:October 06, 2014|Domain:Health--Public Infrastructure
GIS - 06 October, 2014: The Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Mr Lormus Bundhoo, effected this morning a site visit at the new Operation Theatre and Wards Block which has already been constructed at Victoria Hospital in Candos.
Date:October 03, 2014|Domain:Health
GIS - 3 October, 2014: Government wants to encourage research capacity building in all areas of health care with a view to finding better solutions for the health care sector. The Minister of Health and Quality of Life, Mr Lormus Bundhoo, made this