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  •  Health Ministry announces new public tender
    Thu, 06 Jun 2019 18:42

    Health Ministry announces new public tender

    Luanda - Health Ministry will launch a new public tender this year for hiring new professionals in the sector, according to minister Sílvia Lutucuta.

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  • Thu, 25 Apr 2019 17:03

    Government reassures society on HIV testing

    Luanda - The Ministry of Health (MINSA) clarified in a statement that no person tested with the Aria reagent in December 2018 left with the false positive result of its services, and reassured citizens in the safety of HIV testing.

  • Tue, 23 Apr 2019 15:29

    Health Inspection blocks reagent after doubtful results

    Luanda - The General Health Inspectorate has blocked the use of the "Aria" reagent in HIV testing, after it detected dubious results.

  • Thu, 04 Apr 2019 10:57

    Minister reiterates bet on blood technicians

    Luanda - Health Minister Sílvia Lutucuta said on Wednesday in Luanda that the Government will continue to create infrastructures and acquire equipment for the proper exercise of blood transfusion professionals.

  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:41

    Angola needs 30.000 physicians

    Luanda - Angola needs 30,000 doctors to meet the recommendations of the World Health Organization (WHO), which determines, for the African continent, the ratio of one doctor to two thousand inhabitants.

  • Fri, 15 Feb 2019 18:31

    New public tender for health professionals in August

    Luanda - The Ministry of Health (Minsa) plans to hold, next August, a new public tender to fill 878 vacancies in the general medical internship career, said the minister, Sílvia Lutukuta.

  • Tue, 22 Jan 2019 10:54

    Health Ministry to run accelerated training for physicians

    Luanda - The Health Ministry (Minsa) is to run from June this year a three-month accelerated theoretical and practical training course in various issues of medicine to bolster the knowledge of the physicians who did not succeed in a recently-held public recruitment process, with a view to filling up 878 vacancies in the public sector.

  • Thu, 20 Dec 2018 10:23

    Josina Machel Hospital holds over thirty cardiac surgeries

    Luanda - Luanda-based hospital Josina Machel conducted at least 35 cardiac surgeries during the period of July to December this year, eight months after the staff halted services and staged a strike.

  • Thu, 25 Oct 2018 17:07

    Health Ministry creates ethics, humanisation offices

    Lubango - The Ministry of Health has announced the creation of Ethics and Humanisation Offices in the country's main hospitals to train staff for public service.