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Aspen Medical appoints new Acting Chief Executive Officer

Aspen Medical has appointed Fijian citizen Mr Gavin Whiteside as Acting Chief Executive Officer of its operations in Fiji. This appointment follows the resignation of Ms Annette Owttrim, who has stepped down to spend more time with her family in Western Australia. Ms Owttrim has been with Aspen Medical for 19 years, helping to shape ... Read more

The first Pacific Symposium on Radiology Across Borders three years hosted at Lautoka Hospital

The Aspen Medical-managed Lautoka Hospital hosted the prestigious Radiology Across Borders (RAB) Pacific Symposium earlier this month. This two-day symposium featured leading speakers from across the Pacific including Australia and Canada. The RAB provides extensive education programs and hands-on training to clinicians to support local expertise and training. This year’s event was held in Fiji ... Read more

Aspen Medical Upgrades the Radiology Departments at the Lautoka and Ba Hospitals

Four new state-of-the-art Philips X-ray machines have been installed at Lautoka and Ba public hospitals. The new machines will provide the radiology teams with more precise reporting and elevate the level of service to the public. The investment has now provided both public hospitals with world-class Radiology Departments would be at home in any hospital ... Read more

Aspen Medical agrees partnership with the University of Fiji

Aspen Medical has announced the signing of a Memorandum of Agreement (MOA) with the University of Fiji, creating a platform for the engagement of students during their undergraduate and postgraduate studies in health services. The MOA was signed on Thursday 16 February 2023 at the Saweni, Lautoka Campus of the University. Aspen Medical Fiji CEO ... Read more

New X-Ray machines at Lautoka Hospital will improve patient outcomes

Three new X-ray machines have been installed at the Lautoka Hospital, providing the radiology team with more precise diagnostic capability and elevating the level of service to the public at the country’s second-largest hospital. The mobile digital state-of-the-art imaging systems are manufactured by General Electric (GE Healthcare). Aspen Medical Fiji CEO Annette Outtrim said, “ ... Read more

Aspen Medical partners with Model Towns Charitable Trust to provide employment for people with disadvantaged backgrounds

Aspen Medical, the company managing Ba Hospital and Lautoka Hospital, has provided employment for eight people from socially disadvantaged backgrounds living in the Koroipita community. Aspen Medical Fiji CEO Annette Owttrim said these opportunities are being provided under the company’s ambition to employ 20% of its non-clinical workforce for people with disabilities and from disadvantaged ... Read more

Aspen Medical International Team visits Lautoka and Ba Hospitals

A team of senior executives from Aspen Medical’s global head office and Middle East office visited Lautoka and Ba Hospitals this week to provide technical assistance and expertise with the progress of the Public-Private Partnership (PPP) in Fiji. The six-member team is made up of Aspen Medical Chief Strategy Officer – Matthew Hughes, General Manager ... Read more

Brand-new Ba Hospital open through Public-Private Partnership with Aspen Medical

Ba Mission Hospital has been relocated to a brand-new Ba Hospital facility at Clopcott Street and will begin providing medical services from Saturday 9 April 2022. Health Care (Fiji) Pte Limited, trading as Aspen Medical, will begin the management of the brand-new Ba Hospital facility following their management of the Lautoka Hospital, which commenced on ... Read more

Ba Hospital Public Information

Aspen Medical is delighted to announce that the new Ba Hospital at Clopcott Street will commence operations from this Saturday 9 April 2022. All current services that were available at the Ba Mission Hospital will be provided by Health Care (Fiji) Pte Ltd trading as Aspen Medical, at the new hospital. Medical services at the ... Read more