Category: Medical profession

Employment of Locum Doctors

PRESS STATEMENT Director General Of Health Malaysia  Employment Of Locum Doctors The recently concluded 341st meeting of the Malaysian Medical Council (MMC) recorded its concern on the involvement of unqualified persons practicing medicine as locums in medical clinics. This is against the provisions of the Medical Act 1971 […]

PERSEDIAAN KE ARAH PENGUATKUASAAN AKTA PERUBATAN TRADISIONAL DAN KOMPLEMENTARI 2013 [Akta 756]

KENYATAAN AKHBAR KETUA PENGARAH KESIHATAN MALAYSIA PERSEDIAAN KE ARAH PENGUATKUASAAN AKTA PERUBATAN TRADISIONAL DAN KOMPLEMENTARI 2013 [Akta 756] Kementerian Kesihatan Malaysia (KKM) kini dalam persiapan ke arah penguatkuasaan Akta Perubatan Tradisional dan Komplementari 2013 [Akta 756] pada suatu tarikh yang akan ditetapkan oleh YB Menteri Kesihatan Malaysia. Akta 756 […]

INHALATIONAL ANAESTHESIA DAY CARE SYMPOSIUM

CLOSING REMARKS DIRECTOR GENERAL OF HEALTH MALAYSIA INHALATIONAL ANAESTHESIA DAY CARE SYMPOSIUM 6TH MARCH 2015, 11.45 AM, AUDITORIUM, HOSPITAL PUTRAJAYA Bismillahirrahmanirrohim Thank you Ms. Chairperson, i) The Honorable Datin Dr. Sivasakthi Velayuthapillai, Head of Anesthesiology Services ii) The Honorable Professor Dato’ Dr. Wang Chew Yin, From UMMC iii) […]

Advanced Medical & Dental Institute USM

Today, in conjunction with “Mesyuarat Khas KPK”, I had an opportunity to visit to the Advanced Medical & Dental Institute, Universiti Sains Malaysia (Institut Perubatan & Pergigian Termaju) together with all State Health Directors and Heads of Divisions. The Institute which is located at Bertam Kepala Batas, was […]

Press Statement Director General of Health: Alternative Pathway in Medical Post Graduate Training

“Parallel Pathway” is an alternative training pathway to produce more medical specialist in Malaysia. Today marks another milestone in postgraduate training particularly in Cardiothoracic surgery, when Malaysian Association of Thoracic and Cardiothoracic Surgery with College of Surgeons Malaysia, Academy of Medicine Malaysia and Royal College of Surgeon (Edinburgh […]