Measles outbreak: Fiji records 15 confirmed cases

Travellers who are uncertain about their measles vaccination status should receive at least one dose of a measles-containing vaccine at least 15 days prior to travel. Picture: JOVESA NAISUA

THE country has now recorded 15 confirmed cases of measles since its outbreak in the Serua-Namosi division last month. The Ministry of Health and Medical Services said the latest confirmed case was a 38-year-old woman from Nasilai Village, Nakelo in the Rewa subdivision. It said the Rewa subdivisional outbreak response team was rapidly responding to […]

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