Samoa hospital

Hospital in Samoa under scrutiny by Auckland family

The Aloese family was in Samoa last month for a family reunion, when the mother had a seizure.

The woman's daughter, Grace Aloese, said an ambulance was called but instead a fire truck arrived without paramedics.

Ms Aloese said events continued to spiral downwards when they arrived at Apia's Tupua Tamasese Meaole hospital.

Hospital CEO not optimistic about privatizing dialysis clinic

The company Dialysis Service Integrity (DIS) Renal runs nine dialysis centers in Oahu, Hawai’i, and is very interested in working with the local dialysis unit according to the Chairman of the Health Committee.