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EmNOC training impacts the North

EmNOC TRAINING IMPACTS THE NORTH   With regards to the EmNOC training, Mrs Esita Tuibua, Sister in-charge at Savusavu Hospital said: “There is a dramatic change in the way nurses in Savusavu conduct their work and practice in the hospital. There is an overall improvement in their skills and level […]


Postive impact felt in the North

POSITIVE IMPACT FELT IN THE NORTH   AusAID’s support through the Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP) has proven successful in the Northern Division according to Divisional Medical Officer (DMO) Northern Division, Dr Pablo Romakin.   This support cuts across the five objectives of FHSSP and according to the DMO […]


New health information system launched

The Ministry of Health in collaboration with AusAID through the Fiji Health Sector Support Program (FHSSP) and the Grants Management Unit (GMU) launched a redeveloped Public Health Information System (PHIS) on Friday (April 26) at the POHLN Centre in Tamavua.   The FJD$1.4 million project by the Australian Aid program […]


Captains ready for high seas

AusAID has donated close to ten medical boats to the Ministry of Health to serve the maritime areas of Fiji over the past few years. The boats range in size and are scattered throughout remote islands to meet the transportation needs of nurses and doctors who support the health of Fijians […]


Smarter and skillful midwives

SMARTER AND SKILLFUL MIDWIVES   In 2012, FHSSP sponsored a group of nurses to undergo a Postgraduate Diploma in Midwifery Studies at the Fiji National University and at the TISI Sangam School of Nursing in Labasa. FHSSP visited the 10 students in Labasa last year in their ninth month of […]