Tag: Health Minister

‘Unacceptable’ for Government to choose union – MUMN

The Malta Union for Midwives and Nurses has submitted an injunction to the courts, to stop the Government from negotiating a...

Mater Dei hospital to screen newborns for cardiac problems

All newborns at Mater Dei Hospital will be screened for heart defects and issues within 48 hours that they are born. The new cardiological...

Get your children vaccinated or face fine – German health minister

German Health Minister Jens Spahn has drawn up draft legislation to oblige parents to get their children vaccinated against measles or else face fines...

Mario Portelli’s parents thank Police and medical services

The parents of the former Police official Mario Portelli who was taken to Mount Carmel Hospital after publishing a number of videos online making...

Do you want a crematorium in Malta? Government asks the public

The Health Minister Chris Fearne and MP Rosianne Cutajar have launched a public consultation which would make cremation services legal in Malta.Malta is reportedly...

Mater Dei Outpatient Department to get a new permanent canopy

The Outpatient Department at Mater Dei Hospital is set to get a new permanent canopy which will be completed in three to four weeks.The...

Government to provide free meningitis vaccine

A vaccine against meningitis precoccual conjugated will soon be rolled out on the national free vaccination schedule by the Health Department, according to Health...

Watch: New €100,000 cardiac equipment at Mater Dei

Health Minister Chris Fearne launched a new piece of cardiopulmonary testing equipment at Mater Dei Hospital adding that, “Every year we have around 500...

‘Synthetic drugs will be classified as illegal’ – Health Minister

Synthetic drugs will be made illegal both known as well as unknown ones, Health Minister Chris Fearne during the second reading of the amendments...

Deputy Prime Minister says PL has a strong team ready for...

Deputy Prime Minister and Health Minister Chris Fearne told social partners and members of the media present at the Partit Laburista's New Year's exchange...