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nterplast team conducts successful surgeries in Mt Hagen

Interplast team conducts successful surgeries in Mt Hagen

A team of six volunteer doctors and nurses from Australia has put smiles on the faces of more than 40 patients from the Highlands during a recent visit to the region. The team of plastic… Continue Reading

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Interplast team visits Mt Hagen Hospital

Interplast team visits Mt Hagen Hospital

Plastic and reconstructive surgical team, Interplast Australia & New Zealand will visit Mt Hagen Hospital from 13th – 22nd February 2018 to conduct surgical operations on patients with external body disabilities. Continue Reading

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WHPHA News October-November 2017 issue

THE INFORMER – October-November 2017

Papua New Guinea will soon have trained pharmacy assistants working in rural health facilities throughout the country to help provide pharmaceutical services in rural areas.

More than 75 students from five nominated Provincial Health Authorities in the country have begun an 18-month Certificate in Basic Pharmacy Management (CBPM) training program, developed to address the pharmaceutical needs of rural health facilities. Continue Reading

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WHPHA News July-August 2017 issue

THE INFORMER – July-August 2017

A recent call by the Western Highlands Provincial Health Authority for volunteers to donate blood to treat patients has received overwhelming support from the public. Continue Reading

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Nurses will finally have their accommodation units built

Nurses will finally have their accommodation units built

Western Highlands Provincial Health Authority nurses will soon have their long-awaited accommodation units built. Continue Reading

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Certificate in Basic Pharmacy Management

Certificate in Basic Pharmacy Management

Admission into the program is by prior selection by the respective PHAs and applicants must have completed grade 12 with a minimum of C grades in at least two science courses. Continue Reading

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New Community Health Posts Completed

Immunisation against measles

All parents in the Western Highlands Province whose children have not been immunised against measles are urged to take them to the nearest hospital or health centre to be immunised immediately. Continue Reading

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New Community Health Posts Completed

New Community Health Posts Completed

Two new Community Health Posts (CHPs) built at Wagbel village and Ogelbeng outside Mt Hagen in the Western Highlands Province will soon open their doors to the public to receive medical treatment. Continue Reading

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Board responds to Minister’s recommendations

People paying for jobs

Prospective job seekers applying for vacant positions within the Western Highlands Provincial Health Authority (WHPHA) have been urged not to pay any staff member who promises to give them a job. Continue Reading

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Board responds to Minister’s recommendations

Public urged to pay only approved fees

A schedule of approved fees for various clinical services as well as reports and tests has been put on display at the Revenue Section at the front of the Mt Hagen Hospital for the public to see and pay. Continue Reading

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