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🕔Wednesday April 21, 2021

Canada Donates JMD$11.3 Million Towards Covid-19 Field Hospitals in Jamaica

The Government of Canada, through the Canada Fund for Local Initiatives, earlier today donated $11.3 million (CAD 100,000) to the Ministry of Health and Wellness, in support of the Government of Jamaica’s COVID-19 response. Canada’s contribution will support the expansion of the COVID-19 wards by enabling the procurement of some… Read More

🕔Wednesday April 21, 2021

COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Tuesday, April 20, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL Confirmed Cases 83 44,337 SEX CLASSIFICATION     Females 37 24,808 Males 46 19,526 Under Investigation 0 3 AGE RANGE 8 months to 93 years 1 day to 108 years       PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES     Clarendon 8 2,435 Hanover 3… Read More

🕔Tuesday April 20, 2021

COVID-19 Clinical Management Summary for Monday, April 19, 2021

NEW CASES 24 HRS OVERALL Confirmed Cases 118 44,254 SEX CLASSIFICATION     Females 69 24,771 Males 49 19,480 Under Investigation 0 3 AGE RANGE 1 year to 89 years 1 day to 108 years       PARISH CLASSIFICATION OF NEW CASES     Clarendon 4 2,427 Hanover 1… 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