Category: Health

76% of essential drugs available at NRH

Admin- July 30, 2018

PM Hou inspecting medical supplies at the National Referral Hospital. The National Referral Hospital, NRH, now has seventy-six percent of essential drugs in stock as ... Read More

Solomon Islands PNG Association to donate new heart machine

Admin- July 26, 2018

The National Referral Hospital Solomon Islanders living in Port Moresby, Papua New Guinea, have raised funds to purchase a new heart machine for the National ... Read More

NRH Medical stocks up

Admin- July 23, 2018

A health officer checking prescriptions at the NRH Pharmacy.   The National Referral Hospital in Honiara is slowly restocking its much needed medical supplies as ... Read More

PMO and health authorities to meet again about drugs shortage

Admin- July 18, 2018

The National Referral Hospital The Ministry of Health and Medical Services and the Office of the Prime Minister and Cabinet will reconvene an urgent meeting ... Read More

Fight against NCDs is underway in Honiara

Admin- July 16, 2018

Participants at the Sunshine stall, having their blood pressures tested. A week long testing of non-communicable diseases begins today in Honiara. The 'Honiara Health Expo' ... Read More

Drug shortage issue is complex: Health PS

Admin- July 16, 2018

  Dr. Tenneth Dalipanda. Photo: Island Sun. The Permanent Secretary for Health and Medical Services says it is a complex situation procuring drug orders because ... Read More

‘No state of emergency, it’s under control’: PM Houenipwela

Admin- July 15, 2018

Prime Minister Rick Houenipwela with the Permanent Secretary Health Dr Tenneth Dalipanda and Secretary to Prime Minister Dr Jimmy Rodgers at the press conference this ... Read More