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Liberia: Ministry of Health, Consortium on Newborn Screening in Africa (CONSA) Launch Newborn Screening for Sickle Cell Disease In Liberia

The Liberian Health Ministry admonished medical doctors, nurses, as well as health practitioners to buff efforts in providing health and social counselling for patients of sickle cell for societal integration

The Ministry of Health (MoH) in collaboration with the Consortium on Newborn Screening in Africa (CONSA) on today, September 20, 2021, launched newborn screening for sickle cell disease at the John F. Kennedy Medical Center (JFKMC). “For me sickle cell has been my passion: my thesis for master degree was…

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    • Liberia: Ministry of Health, MoH, Liberia Board for Nursing and Midwifery (LBNM) Launch Digital Online Licensing Examinations System
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Liberia: Ministry of Health, Liberia Board for Nursing and Midwifery (LBNM) Launch Digital Online Licensing Examinations System

This system will help students to be efficient and effective as well brings a high level of transparency

The Ministry of Health in partnership with the Liberia Board for Nursing and Midwifery (LBNM) in collaboration and its partners has launched Liberia’s first Digital Online Licensing Examinations System. The online licensing exams system is intended to improve the LBNM’s operations and bring about professionalism as well as transparency in…

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    • Coronavirus - Liberia: 99yrs Old Vaccinated with J&J Vaccine
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Coronavirus - Liberia: 99yrs Old Vaccinated with J&J Vaccine

Joanna Eva George, 99, on September 08, 2021, was among the latest older people to get vaccinated with the Johnson and Johnson vaccine

The risk of severe illness from COVID—19 increase with age is something global health organizations, including the World Health Organization (WHO), the Center for Disease Control (CDC) as well as GAVI and others have recommended adults 65 years and older to receive COVID-19 vaccines. Those health organizations have also placed…

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Liberia - After Completing 8-Week-Long Training: Ministry of Health Biomedical Technicians Certificated

The biomedical technicians certificated on August 19, 2021, were trained to enhance biomedical activities at various county’s levels across the country

the capacity of human resource building is among few things Liberia’s Health Minister Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah has prioritized since her takeover at the helm of power at the country’s health sector, especially the Ministry of Health. Leaving this not unnoticed, several Counties Health Biomedical technicians has been certificated after participating…

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    • Liberia: Ministry of Health, Partners Observe World Breastfeeding Week
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Liberia: Ministry of Health, Partners Observe World Breastfeeding Week

This year, the theme for breastfeeding week is “Protect Breastfeeding: A Shared Responsibility”

The Ministry of Health (MOH) and its partners on August 18, 2021 joined the world to observe the day commemorating celebration of World Breastfeeding Week. The World Breastfeeding Week is an annual celebration held every year from August 1 to 7 in over 120 countries. The World Health Organization states…

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    • Coronavirus - Liberia: The Ministry of Health (MOH) Receives 15 Ambulances from World Bank to Fight COVID-19
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Coronavirus - Liberia: The Ministry of Health (MOH) Receives 15 Ambulances from World Bank to Fight COVID-19

This donation is aimed at equipping the Ministry with the needed logistics to effectively follow the outbreak of COVID-19 promptly

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has, once again, received another donation of fifteen (15) new hard top Land Cruisers ambulances from the World Bank to ensure the safe transfer of patients to health facilities across the Country. The donation was made on Friday, October 23, 2020, at the Ministry’s office…

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    • Coronavirus - Liberia: Dr. Jallah Praises Partners, Liberians for Collective Fight Against COVID-19
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Coronavirus - Liberia: Dr. Jallah Praises Partners, Liberians for Collective Fight Against COVID-19

The PIH’s donation is aimed at supporting the Incident Management System’s pillars in most testing strategy

Liberian Health Minister Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah has praised local and International partners as well as Liberians for being corporative and supportive in the fight against the fatal Coronavirus since its outbreak early this year. “The Cordial Corporation and support from both our local and international partners as well as our…

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Coronavirus - Liberia: Ministry of Health (MOH) staff participate in Biological, Radiological and Nuclear's (CBRNe) Risk Communication Workshop

The workshop which gathered over 50 participants was held at the A La Lagoon Hotel in Oldest Congo Town, outside Monrovia

Employees of the Ministry of Health (MOH) on Tuesday, August 4, 2020 joined other government line ministries and agencies as well as community based organizations to participate in a day long risk communication workshop aimed at training participants on COVID-19 awareness, prevention and risk mitigation techniques in affected areas across…

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Coronavirus - Liberia: Ministry of Health (MOH) receives 10 New Ambulances from World Bank

The ambulances are equipped with everything that is needed for patients before their arrival at a health center

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has received ten (10) new hard top ambulances from the World Bank to ensure the safe transfer of patients to health facilities across the Country. The donation made on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, will strengthen President George Manneh Weah-led government’s response to the fight against…

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    • Health Ministry Boosts Campaign On Wearing of Nose Mask Against COVID-19
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Coronavirus - Liberia: Health Ministry boosts Campaign on Wearing of Nose Mask Against COVID-19

Emphasized the importance for Liberians to believe existence of COVID-19, adding that collaboration and collectiveness is the best tool to fighting any global pandemic

The Ministry of Health (MOH) has stepped up the campaign to wear mask to avert the spread of the coronavirus disease (COVID-19) in the Country. Liberian Health Minister, Dr. Wilhelmina Jallah embarked on the exercise on Tuesday, August 11, 2020, with nose mask distribution to street peddlers, including photographers, bike…