World Video | Defence | Foreign Affairs | Natural Events | Trade | NZ in World News | NZ National News Video | NZ Regional News | Search


Fiji: Taskforce On Hospital Outsourcing Services

Fiji: Taskforce on outsourcing services

The Media Liaison Officer with Ministry of Health, Ms Vasiti Ritova says a Task Force has been set up to look into the proposal of conducting familiarity meetings on outsourcing various services at the major divisional hospitals around the country.

Consisting of managers from the Ministry of Health, Women and Social Welfare, the Ministry of Public Enterprise and the Public Service Commission (PSC),the task force is working closely to put together a strategy that will propose the way forward for outsourcing functions.

Ms Ritova added as part of the familiarisation process, meetings have been held with workers at the various hospitals to seek clarification on their future and implications if any to the ministry.

"The meeting will allow all workers in these categories to ask questions on the objectives, processes and implications of outsourcing the services and will also allow members of the Task Force to explain fully to them the way forward, as per the way arrangement discussed at Government level on the issue," the Media Liason Officer and Task Force Member said.

Services that will be outsourced are laundry, security and cleaning services.


Latest World News | Top World News | World Digest | Archives | RSS

© Scoop Media

World Headlines


Werewolf: Gordon Campbell On North Korea, Neo-Nazism, And Milo

With a bit of luck the planet won’t be devastated by nuclear war in the next few days. US President Donald Trump will have begun to fixate on some other way to gratify his self-esteem – maybe by invading Venezuela or starting a war with Iran. More>>

Victory Declared: New Stabilisation Funding From NZ As Mosul Is Retaken

New Zealand has congratulated the Iraqi government on the successful liberation of Mosul from ISIS after a long and hard-fought campaign. More>>

Gordon Campbell: On The Current US Moves Against North Korea

If Martians visited early last week, they’d probably be scratching their heads as to why North Korea was being treated as a potential trigger for global conflict... More>>


Gordon Campbell: On The Lessons From Corbyn’s Campaign

Leaving partisan politics aside – and ignoring Jeremy Corbyn’s sensational election campaign for a moment – it has to be said that Britain is now really up shit creek... More>>


Another US Court: Fourth Circuit Rules Muslim Ban Discriminatory

ACLU: Step by step, point by point, the court laid out what has been clear from the start: The president promised to ban Muslims from the United States, and his executive orders are an attempt to do just that. More>>