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🕔Saturday November 27, 2021

COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Friday, November 26, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL Confirmed Cases 96 91,122 SEX CLASSIFICATION     Females 55 51,827 Males 41 39,292 Under Investigation 0 3 AGE RANGE 3 months to 82 years 1 day to 108 years PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF CASES     Clarendon 10 4,907 Hanover 2 2,953 KSA 19 22,523… Read More

🕔Saturday November 27, 2021

Jamaica imposes travel restrictions on African countries

Jamaica has, with immediate effect, imposed restrictions on travelers from a number of African countries, following the emergence of the new variant of concern for the SARS-CoV-2, initially identified as B.1.1.529. The countries are: Botswana; Eswatini (formerly Swaziland); Lesotho; Malawi; Mozambique; Namibia; South Africa; and Zimbabwe.   NON-NATIONALS All persons… Read More

🕔Friday November 26, 2021

Vaccination Blitz Sites – November 27 & 28, 2021

The Ministry of Health & Wellness invites members of the public to attend a vaccination site on Saturday and Sunday, November 27 and 28, 2021 to receive their first or second dose of the AstraZeneca and  Johnson and Johnson vaccine for persons 18 years and older. Children 12 years and… Read More

Emergency/Disaster Tips

🕔Friday July 24, 2020

Health Advisory for Hurricane Preparation

The Ministry of Health & Wellness wishes to advise the public that as you continue to prepare for the impending inclement weather condition/tropical storm/hurricane, the following precautions should be taken regarding food and water safety, persons with chronic illnesses and pregnant women:   Food Safety Do not store food items… Read More