Entries by PMGH Admin

~ PMGH setting the standard for Blood Collection in PNG ~

The Port Moresby General Hospital Blood Bank is setting a standard in providing adequate and safe blood to meet the transfusion needs of all patients seen at PMGH. This transformation came about three years ago, with the establishment of the Corporate Blood Drive and the recent Youth Blood Drive programs, that increased blood collection of […]

~ PMGH wins Annual Health Sports Day Shield ~

Port Moresby General Hospital maintained its winning streak and claimed the annual Health Sports Day shield for the second year in a row during the annual challenge last Friday. PMGH staff sports teams won the basketball and volleyball games against 12 teams from other health organizations within National Capital District some of which included Laloki […]

~ Port Moresby General Hospital acknowledges great partners ExxonMobil, Ms. Lynda Babao-Neill, PNG Tribal Foundation and Project C.U.R.E ~

Port Moresby General Hospital CEO, Mr. Grant R. Muddle has acknowledged the generous support of ExxonMobil and Ms. Lynda Babao-O’Neill in partnership with Tribal Foundation and Project C.U.R.E, to have a 44-foot container with medical equipment and supplies shipped from US delivered to PMGH.   Mr. Muddle thanked the representatives from ExxonMobil and Tribal Foundation […]

~ Thank you for your continued support iSOS ~

The Port Moresby General Hospital would like to say a huge thank you to iSOS for the continued support to PMGH through weekly 1-hour training sessions with the nursing staff at the PMGH Blood Bank every Monday. International iSOS provides further training on clinical aspects of dealing with blood and ensures the staff at the […]

~ Weekly Health Advice from PMGH – Asthma – Part 4 of 4 ~

Asthma and Exercise Exercise is great for health and well-being, and having asthma shouldn’t stop you playing sport or taking part in any other activity whether it is for fun or competitively. Don’t let your asthma stop you being physically active, talk to your doctor. The National Asthma Council of Australia states that if you […]

~ Weekly Health Advice from PMGH – Asthma – Part 3 of 4 ~

How is Asthma Diagnosed? If you suspect, you may have asthma talk to your doctor. A diagnosis of asthma is more likely if you have eczema or hayfever or have close relatives with allergies and/or asthma, and if your symptoms: keep coming back, or happen at the same time each year, are worse at night […]