300 more nurses to be recruited in Fiji
SUVA, 03 APRIL 2017 (FIJI SUN) — Three hundred more nurses will be recruited for hospitals and health centres in Fiji.
They will help reduce the shortage of nurses.
Minister for Health and Medical Services Rosy Akbar said: “The recruitment process is underway to hire approximately 300 recent nursing graduates from institutions in Fiji to fill intern nursing positions in the nation’s health facilities.
“$3.51 million (US$1.68 million) allocated in the 2016-2017 National Budget, is dedicated to fund the recruitment and hiring of the new nurses in Fiji.