Medicine Mauritius

Dr. Wasseem Ballam: "300 To 400 Unemployed Doctors In Three Years"

The President of the Medical Health Officers Association (MHOA) is about the growing number of universities that offer courses in medicine with us.

05 Sep 2013,

Medical Education in Mauritius: Agreement Signed with the University of Geneva

The medical school of the University of Mauritius will train students in partnership with the University of Geneva. To this end, a Memorandum of Understanding was signed yesterday in Reduit. Now, medical students will not have to go abroad to complete their degrees. The Ministry of Health is responsible for its part of the clinical training.

23 May 2013,

Registration of Physicians And Dentists: New Criteria in Force Since 1 January

A minimum of 21 points in three subjects at A Level required for those wishing to pursue studies in medicine or dentistry

09 Jan 2013,

New Legislation To Control Sale Of Drugs

The Minister of Health, Lormus Bundhoo, announces the completion of the new Pharmacy Act. This law, once passed, would help to better manage the pharmaceutical sector, whether in the public or private domain.

31 Aug 2012,

Medical Tourism: Cuba Practice Preventive Medicine

It is not necessary to spend huge sums of money for a healthy society. This was demonstrated by the Cuban system. Although the model is far from perfect but it has enough interesting elements that could help many countries.

30 Aug 2012,

Medical tourism is becoming a fast growing area in Mauritius

Mauritius has set a target of attracting 100,000 foreign patients by 2020

25 Aug 2011,

167000 people have already been screened at mobile clinics

The Ministry of Health and Quality of Life introduced this service to detect patients suffering from non-communicable diseases

05 Aug 2011,

Medical professionals meeting

About 100 health professionals from the public and private sectors will meet in Trianon on Thursday

06 Apr 2011,

International scientific conference on ICU Management

About 40 ICU specialists from India will be attending the event

25 Mar 2011,

Fortis Clinic Darné at Floreal officially launched its new Renal Sciences department

The clinic hopes to be able to welcome patients from around the Indian Ocean in the near future

24 Mar 2011,

The president of Hôpitaux Universitaires de Genève was conferred with the degree of Doctor of Civil Law at the University of Mauritius

23 Mar 2011,

Mauritius medical tourism will rise by 36% in 2011

The number may increase to 15000. Mauritius has set itself a target of attracting 100000 foreign patients by 2020

02 Mar 2011,