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🕔Thursday July 12, 2018

High-risk expectant moms, babies to benefit from specialised units at Spanish Town Hospital

High-risk expectant mothers and their babies will soon be able to comfortably access care at the Spanish Town Hospital, thanks to the construction of two high-dependency units at that facility. The groundbreaking ceremony for the two HDUs, which are made possible through the Programme for the Reduction of Maternal and… Read More

🕔Monday July 9, 2018

New Health Centres added to Adopt-A-Clinic Programme

Two more health centres were formally adopted last Thursday by Utopia Travel UK as part of the Ministry’s Adopt-A-Clinic Programme. The Mount Carey Health Centre in St. James and Petersfield Health Centre in Westmoreland will now benefit from a three to five year partnership with the UK based entity and will see… Read More

🕔Wednesday July 4, 2018

Health Ministry Delivers Complaint Management System Manual, Toolkit

The Standards and Regulations Division of the Ministry of Health, with support from Health Policy Plus (HP+), has published a Complaint Management System (CMS) Manual and Toolkit that is to inform the delivery of health services to the public. With the Ministry’s increased focus on patient-centred care, the manual forms… Read More

Emergency/Disaster Tips

🕔Tuesday May 16, 2017

Safety Tips After Flood Rains

Do not go outside unnecessarily. Wear water boots or closed shoes when going outdoors. Wear gloves when clearing debris or handling of dirty water. If you get a puncture wound, a nail stick or a cut, seek medical attention immediately. Do not allow children to play in the floodwater or… Read More

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