Fiji Time: 9:52 AM on Saturday 29 April

Fiji Times Logo

/ Front page / News

Tents ease space issue

Jone Kalouniviti
Thursday, March 06, 2014

THE tents set up outside the Ba Mission Hospital have helped improve the plight of the sick.

Last week, the issue of space was raised and attended to by the health authorities with the assistance of the provincial officer.

Ba provinicial administrator Sitiveni Tavaga said the flow of service now was much better than last week.

"So from Friday, patients were seen and treated in the tents provided in front of the hospital," he said.

"Now patients do not have to wait, we have tried to make their visit less stressful."

The hospital has reorganised the resting rooms with the men's ward being moved into the post-natal clinic, and also the children's ward being cleared temporarily.

Mr Tavaga said the flow of patients had become more steady in regards to those coming with dengue-like symptoms.

He said the main focus this week would be on the anti-dengue campaign.








Fiji Times Front Page Thumbnail

Kaila Front Page ThumbnailFiji Times & Kaila Frontpage PDF Downloads

Use the free Acrobat Reader to view.

Westpac
Code Inward TTs Outward TTs
CAD 0.65730.6383
JPY 54.283651.2836
GBP 0.37250.3645
EUR 0.44340.4314
NZD 0.70770.6747
AUD 0.64900.6240
USD 0.48450.4675

from

$0.00

Exchange Rate updated on 28th, April, 2017

Today's Most Read Stories

  1. Mystery chests
  2. Biman 'removed'
  3. Call to reopen case
  4. PM turns 63
  5. Uate helps teams
  6. Sakaraia Ve charity fight tomorrow at Raiwai
  7. House Speaker assures fairness
  8. Fiji holds talks to secure 'safe haven'
  9. RBF 'bore cost of special $7 note, 50c coin'
  10. College to offer care course

Top Stories this Week

  1. Salaries reduced Thursday (27 Apr)
  2. Mystery chests Friday (28 Apr)
  3. Luveni: Drug shortage not urgent Tuesday (25 Apr)
  4. Nominate while you can Saturday (22 Apr)
  5. PM upsets church Tuesday (25 Apr)
  6. Another version of history A tribute to the contribution of Fiji Nepalis Sunday (23 Apr)
  7. Villagers defy State sacking Thursday (27 Apr)
  8. Hard work never fails Thursday (27 Apr)
  9. Cokes17: ACS ends purple reign Saturday (22 Apr)
  10. Her dream a reality Tuesday (25 Apr)