Category Archives: Medical Management

Cyprus adopts airport screenings for coronavirus

People arriving from China will be screened at the airports as the island says it is ready to handle any coronavirus incidents if the virus spreads to Cyprus, Health Minister Constantinos Ioannou said.

Elisavet Constantinou, director of Health and Medical …

Cyprus’ services ready to handle coronavirus cases, says Health Minister

Cyprus’ Ministry of Health Services are ready to handle any coronavirus incidents, in case the virus spreads to Cyprus, Minister of Health Constatinos Ioannou said on Monday.

Speaking after a Cabinet meeting, the Minister said that during the last few …

GHS in financial good health

Cyprus’ landmark General Healthcare System will post a surplus of Euros 80 mln in its first year of full operation, according to the Health Insurance Organisation (HIO) which manages the scheme.

Athos Tsinontides HIO general manager while presenting the 2020 …

Private hospitals agree to join the GHS

The second phase of the General Health Scheme introduced last June comes a step closer to being realised as private hospitals and clinics have come to an initial agreement with the government.

The Association of Private Hospitals (PASIN) has agreed …

UNSG recommends extension of UNFICYP’s mandate, urges parties to make productive use of the coming period

UN Secretary – General Antonio Guterres has recommended that the Security Council extends the UN peace-keeping forces in Cyprus mandate for six more months, until July 31st 2020, reiterating his commitment to explore with Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades, Turkish Cypriot

Cyprus, Greece and Israel to discuss diaspora cooperation at 6th trilateral meeting in Athens

The role of diaspora organizations in decision making centers abroad, and activities for youth and culture are on the agenda of the 6th Cyprus-Greece-Israel trilateral meeting on Diaspora cooperation, taking place on Monday in Athens. Presidential Commissioner Photis Photiou, Greek