BVI Government Officials Receive First Dose Of COVID-19 Vaccine

Thursday, 11 February 2021 - 5:06pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone stated that the Government of the Virgin Islands and residents have made many sacrifices in keeping the Territory safe as COVID-19 continues to affect countries around the world.

Construction Works To Impact Movement At Major Peebles Wing

Friday, 15 January 2021 - 4:51pm

The public is advised that ongoing construction work will impact the flow of movement through the Major Peebles Wing of the Dr. D. Orlando Smith Hospital beginning Monday, January 18. 

Virtual Food Handlers’ Training On January 14

Tuesday, 5 January 2021 - 2:37pm

The Environmental Health Division will host a virtual food handlers’ training course for food handlers on January 14 at 5:00 p.m..

Statement By Honourable Carvin Malone - COVID-19 Vaccination And New UK Strain

Saturday, 2 January 2021 - 9:53am

Mister Speaker, yesterday on 30th December 2020 the United Kingdom’s Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency for supply in the United Kingdom approved AstraZeneca and the University of Oxford/Vaccitechs Covid-19 vaccine candidate AZD1222.

Residents Seeking Home Quarantine To Use Checklist For Approval

Tuesday, 29 December 2020 - 11:34am

BVIslanders, Belongers, residents and homeowners are notified that they are to complete a home quarantine checklist in preparation for inspection when applying for approval to home quarantine.

No Active Transmission Of COVID-19 At Local Establishments

Wednesday, 23 December 2020 - 4:32pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development’s Public Health Division has completed its contact tracing...

BVI Reports 11 Active Cases Of COVID-19

Saturday, 19 December 2020 - 7:15am

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone has reported that there are 11 active cases of COVID-19 in the British Virgin Islands.

BVIHSA’S Pharmacy Closing Early Friday December 18

Thursday, 17 December 2020 - 12:16pm

The public is notified that the BVI Health Services Authority’s Pharmacy will close at noon tomorrow Friday December 18 to the public. 

BVI Welcomes Team From Public Health England

Thursday, 17 December 2020 - 10:07am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development and BVI Health Services Authority this week welcome a team of experts from Public Health England (PHE) to provide technical support and advice on key health initiatives.

Patrons Urged To Call Public Health For Covid-19 Testing

Tuesday, 15 December 2020 - 4:16pm

Due to recent breaches in quarantine procedures by guests testing positive for Covid-19, the Public Health Division of the Ministry of Health is currently conducting contact tracing and investigations. Any person who patronised the following establishments are urged to contact Public Health Division to be tested for COVID-19: