Three additional ‘baby-friendly’ hospitals in Jamaica
Three more hospitals in the public health system have been officially certified by the Ministry of Health and Wellness as ‘Baby-...
by BUZZ Contributor
Dec 04, 2019
Partnerships key to minimising mosquito prevalence
Acting Regional Vector Control Officer at the Western Regional Health Authority, Ryan Morris, says partnerships are needed to mini...
Nov 30, 2019
Electrical fire causes evacuation of UHWI ward
An electrical fire resulted in the relocation of patients of Ward Four at the University Hospital of the West Indies, St Andrew, o...
by BUZZ Writer
Nov 14, 2019
$1 billion allocated to fight dengue outbreak in Jamaica
The Jamaican Cabinet has approved the allocation of a further $1 billion in a bid to contain the current outbreak of the dengue vi...
Nov 13, 2019
US-based Jamaicans donate medical equipment to Cornwall Regional Hospital
The Cornwall Regional Hospital in St. James has benefited from the donation of an endoscopic retrograde cholangiopancreatography&n...
Nov 09, 2019
Jamaican gov’t strengthening mental health services for persons behind bars
The Ministry of Health and Wellness is partnering with the Ministry of National Security on a range of interventions aimed at stre...
Nov 08, 2019
Inter-ministerial collaboration continues to contain Dengue outbreak
The Government is continuing its inter-ministerial collaboration to contain the spread of dengue fever. Dengue fever is transmitte...
Vector control being boosted in western Jamaica
Regional Director of the Western Regional Health Authority (WRHA), Errol Greene, says the Ministry of Health and Wellness is provi...
Nov 06, 2019
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