Tag Archives: Minister of Health

Minister of Health, Luke Browne, said the government is continuing to implement a multi-faceted approach in its response to the Covid 19 pandemic

Minister of Health, Luke Browne, said the government is continuing to implement a multi-faceted approach in its response to the Covid 19 pandemic in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. His comments came at the recent handing over of a quantity of equipment donated by the Republic of China, Taiwan, to further strengthen this country’s capacity… Continue Reading →

Minister of Health, Luke Browne has extended appreciation to the government and people of the Republic of China, Taiwan

Minister of Health, Luke Browne has extended appreciation to the government and people of the Republic of China, Taiwan, for their continued assistance to St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He expressed gratitude while addressing a ceremony on Friday to mark the handing over of a quantity of equipment intended to improve this country’s capacity to… Continue Reading →

BROWNE COURTESY VISIT

Minister of Health, Wellness and the Environment, Luke Browne last evening paid a courtesy call to the Vincentian students pursuing studies in Jamaica. Minister Browne visited Jamaica on official business and took some time out of his busy schedule to have a meeting with the students. Among the topics discussed at the meeting were issues… Continue Reading →

STARKEY HEARING FOUNDATION

Over 200 persons in St. Vincent and the Grenadines with hearing problems, have benefited from a recent collaboration between Starkey Hearing Foundation, the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment and Rotary South. On Saturday June 16th, at the Arnos Vale netball court – the persons had their ears checked and many of them were… Continue Reading →

BE FIT PLEASED

Over 2000 persons are reported to have taken part in the Dance 2 Fitness road edition and the Sagicor-Befit 5kRun/Walk held here on April 28th. The events were held to heighten awareness on the plight of children suffering with juvenile diabetes. At a Media Conference held on Monday at the Ministry of Health’s Conference Room,… Continue Reading →

St. Vincent & the Grenadines fighting Zika

This country has had to grapple with several Mosquito-borne diseases such as Chikungunya; Dengue Fever and Zika Virus. Minister of Health Luke Browne has emphasized the importance of the Zika Volunteer Training Program and said the Ministry needs the support from the whole of society in order to tackle this problem. A group of young… Continue Reading →

No Shortage of Drugs At Medical Facilities

Minister of Health, Clayton Burgin, is assuring Vincentians that there is no shortage of medication at the various medical facilities throughout St. Vincent and the Grenadines. He was responding to a question in Parliament on Monday September 21, 2015 which pointed to a recent survey by the Organization of the Eastern Caribbean States/Pharmaceutical Procurement Service… Continue Reading →