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New Pharmaceutical Management System launched 28 June 2016
Honourable Bernard Haufiku said the country has achieved tremendously on HIV/AIDS and highlighted as following; Namibian First Lady, Madam Monica Geingos was appointed UNAIDS Good Will Ambassador for young adults and adolescent girls globally.
Ministry of Health and Social Service -Bulk procurement and delivery of Beds
Ministry of Health and Social Services ,Bulks procurement of Ambulances and delivery of goods
Ministry of Health and Social Services(MHSS) Bulks procurement of Ambulance and delivery of beb
Metropolitan Momentum Investment Holdings (MMI) Sponsored N$ 100 000 to the Outreach Programmer
Ministry of Health and Social Service -Personalized dental care in Republic of Namibia
Ministry of Health and Social Services - launched the National Maternal & Child Health Vaccination week & unveiled the new Inactivated polio Vaccine(IPV)
Ministry of Health and Social Services - launched the National Maternal & Child Health Vacination week & unveiled the new Inactivated polio Vaccine(IPV)
Ministry of Health and Social Services provide and maintain the oral Dental health care to our citizens


 

The mandate of the MOHSS is derived from the Namibian Constitution Article 95 where the state is required to maintain the welfare of the people by putting in place legislation that seek to provide health care of the people and also to ensure social welfare for the people including the weak and vulnerable members of the society. [read more]

 

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First Aids Conference Held In NamibiaPress Release and Media Invitation
21 June 2018
Commemoration of the international day against drug abuse and illicit trafficking,26 June 2018 . [read more]

First Aids Conference Held In Namibia Appointment  of New Acting Public Relation Officer 

19 June 2018The Ministry of Health and Social Services hereby informs  you all that, Mr Tutu Haukena  has been appointed as the Acting Public Relations officer of the Ministry. [read more]        
First Aids Conference Held In NamibiaPress Release on banned Universities 15 June 2018Ministry of Health and Social Services has been alerted by the Namibian Comission in the Republic of Zambia that 2 Universities in Zambia have been banned from continuing to offer courses that 91 Namibian students are enrolled in.[read more]
First Aids Conference Held In NamibiaOutbreak of Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever
24 February 2017
Outbreak of Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic Fever Incider.The Ministry of Health and Social Services is annoucing a confirmed case of the Crimean-Congo Haemorrhagic fever. The infected person died on February 2017 in Omaheke . [read more]
Outbreak of Crimean-Congo Hemorrhagic FeverFirst Aids Conference Held In Namibia
08 December 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services held its first AIDS Conference in the country on 28 November to 1 December 2016 in Swakopmund – Erongo Region. The Minister, Honourable Bernard Haufiku said the country has achieved tremendously on HIV/AIDS and highlighted as following; .. [read more]
Namibia Gets EvaluatedNamibia Gets Evaluated
02 December 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services in support by the World Health Organization  hosted a team of external evaluators to determine Namibia’s readiness to prevent, detect, respond and manage major disease outbreaks. Eleven (11) external evaluators from multiple disciplin.. [read more]
HIV/AIDS Test KitsHIV/AIDS Test Kits
20 July 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Service received 10 000 Aids Test Kits valued at N$ 200 000 from Namax Pharmaceutical on 20 July 2016.. Receiving the donation, the Deputy Minister, Honourable Juliet Kavetuna said, the kits will save lives as they would ensure people get acces.. [read more]
New Pharmaceutical Management System LaunchedNew Pharmaceutical Management System Launched
28 June 2016
The Ministry has a new Pharmaceutical Management Information Dashboard system, launched on 23 June 2016 by the Minister - Dr. Bernard Haufiku. This is a computerized stock management system for the efficient flow of pharmaceutical information at all central and regional medical stores, distr.. [read more]
Bulk procurement of Ambulances and Delivery BedsBulk procurement of Ambulances and Delivery Beds
16 May 2016
The Ministry procured 60 ambulances and maternity delivery beds to be distributed to a number of public health facilities around the country. Unveiling the medical equipment’s,  Minister - Dr. Bernard Haufiku said it is part of his performance agreement to ensure that every he.. [read more]
Management Development ForumManagement Development Forum
07 March 2016

The Ministry of Health and Social Services held its Annual Management Development Forum on 29 February to 4th March 2016. This is an annual gathering that brings together all management and middle management cadres from all health directorates including regional health [read more]
National Maternity and Child Health Vaccination Week LaunchedNational Maternity and Child Health Vaccination week Launched
12 November 2016

The Deputy Minister of the Ministry of Health and Social Services, Honourable Juliet Kavetuna launched the National Maternal and Child Health Vaccination week and further unveiled the new Inactivated Polio Vaccine (IPV) [read more]
Ministry Embarks on a country-wide mass cleaning CompaignMinistry Embarks on a Counrty-wide mass cleaning compaign
25 November  2016

The Ministry held a mass cleaning campaign at all health facilities and office premises in all 14 regions on Friday, 20 November 2015. The Minister of Health and Social Services, Dr. Bernard Haufiku launched the campaign under the theme “Operation Clean-up”.. [read more]
MMI Holdings SPONSORS NS 100 000 to the Outreach ProgrammeMMI Holdings SPONSORS NS 100 000 to the Outreach Programme
14 March 2016
The Ministry of Health and Social Services outreach programme received a boost in its coffers when Metropolitan Momentum Investments holdings (MMI) sponsored a whooping N$ 100 000 towards the medical outreach programme. The Minister - Hon. Bernard Haufiku extended his appreciation to the.. [read more]