NEBULISATION STATION PROGRAM

Objective of the program: • To support private hospitals and private clinics that treat paediatric patients to have a dedicated area for nebuliser service • To deliver a more pleasant experience for children with acute exacerbation Background of the program: • Paediatric patients and their carers endure emotional stress when receiving nebulisation treatment. • Malaysian…

Berita MPA Newsletter November 2018

From The President Assalamualaikum and Salam Sejahtera to esteemed members of MPA Friends and Colleagues! I guess it’s not too late for me to wish our Hindu friends… Happy Deepavali. May the Divine Light of Deepavali spread into your lives Peace, Prosperity, Happiness and Good Health. One thing I always remember when it comes to…

Private hospitals to be ‘baby-friendly’

PUTRAJAYA: Private hospitals will be assisted in obtaining the Baby-Friendly Hospital Initiative (BFHI) accreditation, says Health Minister Datuk Seri Dr Dzulkefly Ahmad. Dr Dzulkefly said the ministry was seeking to promote the BFHI among private hospitals, as only 19 out of 175 private hospitals in Malaysia had obtained the accreditation. All government hospitals, including 130…

Jadikan vaksin syarat daftar sekolah

Kematian disebabkan jangkitan difteria (akut pernafasan) di Johor Bahru, boleh dihindari jika mangsa dipercayai dijangkiti bakteria Corynebacterium diphtheriae mendapat suntikan disarankan Kementerian Kesihatan menerusi Program Imunisasi Kebangsaan (NIP). Laporan awal kementerian menyatakan, mangsa kanak-kanak perempuan berusia 14 bulan, tidak menerima sebarang suntikan. Walaupun kita bersimpati dengan keluarga Allahyarham, tindakan ibu bapa enggan menghantar anak mendapatkan…