Vision: A Healthy population in Fiji that is driven by a caring health care delivery system. Mission: To provide a high quality health care delivery services by a caring and committed workforce working with strategic partners through good governance, appropriate technology and appropriate risk management facilitating a focus on patient safety and best health status for the citizens of Fiji.

Public Health

PH Division is one of the 4 Divisions in Head Office under the new decentralized structure & health system following the Fiji Health Sector Management Reform Project 1998 – 2002. As of Feb 2008, with the roll back of the management reform, the structure was slightly changed to include Training. The division is led by the Director Public Health (DPH), with 15 National PH Program Managers and/or Advisers looking after specific PH program & areas of activities.
The main functions & core business of the Division is to set the strategic directions and frameworks for all PH  programs & issues, develop evidence based policies, facilitate the implementation of these numerous PH activities at operational levels,  monitor & evaluate these PH activities including surveillance and research. The different units within the Public health Division are as follows:

  • Family Health – STI, HIV/AIDS, ARH, EPI, child health, IMCI & RH [visit]
  • Non Communicable Diseases [visit]
  • Communicable Diseases – PH Lab at Mataika House
  • National Centre for Health Promotion [visit]
  • Environmental Health
  • National Food and Nutrition Centre [visit]
  • PH Nursing
  • Oral Health [visit]
  • Mental Health & Suicide prevention
  • Rehabilitation Services
  • TB
  • Leprosy
  • Community Rehabilitation Assistance
  • Eye Care Service