The Mauritius Institute of Health
The Mauritius Institute of Health (MIH), established in 1989, is the training and research arm of the Ministry of Health and Quality of Life. It is regulated by the provisions of the MIH Act of 1989 as amended in 2003, and in December 2017 empowering the Institute to “conduct courses, hold examinations and grant certificates, diplomas, degrees and awards, acting on its own or jointly with any other educational institution”.
The mission of the MIH is to respond to the needs of society through the excellence of its training and research programmes.
The core mandates of the MIH are:-
– Enhancing the quality of health care services through capacity building of health workforce with focus on practice based training, problembased learning and patient centred practice.
– Improving effectiveness of health care services through health systems research and evaluation of health services that provide reliable data for evidence-based development of policies, programmes and management structures.
– Developing regional cooperation through training and research projects operated in collaboration with the health authorities of the countries of the region.
Dr Geeta Daby
Address: Powder Mill, Pamplemousses
Tel: 243 37 72/243 3698
Fax: 243 3270/243 7191