Minister of Health Luke Browne held discussions yesterday with the Director of the Pan American Health Organisation, PAHO Dr. Carissa Etienne on SVG’s Response to COVID-19. Minster Browne said Dr. Etienne made suggestions on the procurement of critical supplies, offered technical assistance and expressed support for our ongoing activities. Minister Browne said the FDA has… Continue Reading →
A Cuban Medical Brigade consisting of four Doctors and twelve Nurses arrived in SVG last night. The Ministry of Health said members of the team are Specialists in the control and management of infectious diseases and will work at this country’s Isolation Centre. The Cuban medical personnel would also assist with additional and ongoing training… Continue Reading →
The Ministry of Health wellness and the environment says there are No new confirmed cases of COVID-19 in SVG. The announcement was made by Minister of Health, Wellness and the Environment Luke Browne via his Facebook page yesterday. The results from the most recent set of samples sent to the Caribbean Public Health Agency CARPHA… Continue Reading →
St. Vincent and the Grenadines has recorded its first case of the Coronavirus or COVID-19. This was announced by Minister of Health, Wellness and the Environment, Luke Browne at an Emergency Media Conference last night. Minister Browne said the Ministry of Health has implemented the necessary protocols to deal with the situation.
A 20 thousand dollar donation was handed over to the Minster of Health, Wellness and the Environment this morning for a refurbishment project at the A&E department of the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital. The donation was made by possible by One St. Vincent Group OSV whose representative Dr. Jules Ferdinand said the company is always… Continue Reading →
The local chapter of the Nursing Now global campaign was officially launched yesterday by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment. Several Officials delivered remarks at the launching ceremony at the Cruise Ship Berth in Kingstown. Minister of Health, Luke Browne highlighted the important role or nurses play in strengthening the healthcare sector. The… Continue Reading →
Prime Minister Dr. Hon Ralph Gonsalves conducted a walk-through of the proposed site for the relocation the Lewis Punnett Home at New Montrose yesterday. Accompanied by Minister of Health Wellness and Environment, Luke Browne, Minister of Finance, Camillo Gonsalves and other officials from the relevant ministries and BRAGSA, a thorough inspection of the premises was… Continue Reading →