Camacupa - The need to improve the management of drugs and equipment in hospitals in the province, for equitable distribution to users was one of the ways to restore the credibility of the population in public health units, said the local governor, Pereira Alfredo.
Mbanza Kongo - At least 1, 352 children under one year of age with a delay in the vaccine schedule have been immunised during the routine vaccination intensification campaign held on 10- 16 September this year in the northern Zaire province.
Luanda - A contingency plan for the control of Dengue virus is being implemented by the Ministry of Health (Minsa) all over the country, after the announcement of two deaths over the disease, recorded at Luanda’s David Bernardino Paediatric Hospital.
Luanda - Angola has achieved improvements in some health indicators, with a focus on reducing maternal, neonatal and child mortality, according to the latest survey of multiple health indicators conducted by the National Institute of Statistics (INE) in the last two years.
Cameia - The strengthening of the epidemiological surveillance system of the public health operational plan, to allow early detection of any change in individual or collective health conditions, was defended Wednesday in Cameia by the provincial governor of Moxico, Gonçalves Muandumba.
Caxito - The Secretary of State for Health for the Hospital sector, Valentim Altino Matias, said Wednesday in Caxito that the government will continue to support the project developed 10 years ago by the Center for Health Research of Angola (CISA) in training and capacity building of Angolans.
Luanda - Thirty activists have been trained by the National Anti-Drug Institute (INALUD) to publicise the information on prevention and combat of drugs in communities.
Menongue - The provincial secretary of the National Nurses Union of Angola in southeast Cuando Cubango, Adelino David Moisés, said on Thursday, he was disgruntled about the short number of vacancies (six) for graduated nurses out of the overall (76) vacancies made available for public tender.