Editorial comment – Dialysis treatment

Fiji's Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar chats with Robert Ram, a kidney dialysis patient, during her visit to the Labasa Hospital today. Picture: SERAFINA SILAITOGA

THE revelation that kidney patients with less than $30,000 income will now pay only $75 per session for dialysis treatment will no doubt be welcomed. At least by those who stand to benefit immediately. Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar confirmed that children under the age of 18, irrespective of household income status, […]

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