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The National Department Of Health is a service provider focused on delivering better health services to the people of Papua New Guinea.

Modern Approach

The National Department Of Health is a service provider focused on delivering better health services to the people of Papua New Guinea.

Qualified Doctors

The National Department Of Health is a service provider focused on delivering better health services to the people of Papua New Guinea.

Proven Results

The National Department Of Health is a service provider focused on delivering better health services to the people of Papua New Guinea.

About us

The National Department of Health is a service provider focused on delivering better health services to the people of Papua New Guinea. The health outcome priorities as outlined in its 2012-2018 strategic objectives is to:

  • Fully immunize every child under 1 year old.
  • Reduce maternal mortality in districts with high maternal deaths
  • Reduce rate of increase in HIV and AIDS and STIs
  • Reduce incidence of TB in high risk districts.
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Media Statement from the Minister

Wong highlights the importance of minimizing 2019-nCoV risk. There was an editorial in today’s Post-Courier that implied that I was not prepared to evacuate PNG students based in China to protect the citizens of Papua New Guinea from contracting novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV). My point in the television interview on Tuesday 4 February, 2020, was not to announce that students living in Mainland China are not important, rather it was to highlight the importance of minimizing the risk of the novel coronavirus (2019-nC0V) from entering PNG borders - and that a mitigation process must be followed. For example, quarantining people from Mainland China, and in this case Hubei Province of China, for 14 days before anyone enters PNG. These measures are essential as they help to limit exposure of the disease. It is also a measure other countries are implementing.
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With a strong motto to create impact and awareness

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Health Policy

With defined Vision and sincere Mission

Code of Environmental Practice ...View

National Cancer Control Policy 2015 ...View

Tobacco Control Policy 2015 ...View

Infant & Young Child Feeding Policy 2014 ...View

Health Facts

Your lungs can be very badly affected by smoking. Coughs, colds, wheezing and asthma are just the start. Smoking can cause fatal diseases such as pneumonia, emphysema and lung cancer. Smoking causes 84% of deaths from lung cancer and 83% of deaths from chronic obstructive pulmonary disease (COPD)...
Cervical cancer causes and risk factors include:Human papillomavirus (HPV) infection,Having many sexual partners,Smoking,Birth control pills (oral contraceptives) used over the long term, and Engaging in early sexual contact.
Sexually transmitted infections (STIs) are infections you can get by having sex with someone who has an infection. ... STIs caused by viruses include hepatitis B, herpes, HIV, and the human papilloma virus (HPV). STIs caused by bacteria include chlamydia, gonorrhea, and syphilis.
Prevention include: Use a new condom every time you sex. Use a new condom every time you have anal or vaginal sex., Consider preexposure prophylaxis(PrEP).,Tell your sexual partners if you have HIV.,Use a clean needle., If you're pregnant, get medical care right away., and Consider male circumcision.

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Our Office Location

Ministry of Health
National Department of Health
AOPI Building Centre, Waigani Drive
Tower One
P O Box 807, Waigani 131
Port Moresby
National Capital District

Contact Number

(+675) 301 3679

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