Topic: Education, Public Health | Posted By: aphillip
Tuesday, 1 September 2015 - 5:00pm
Teachers ofPhysical Education and Grades 2 and 3 met at a two day workshop to strategise and find effective ways to implement the ‘healthy lifestyle school intervention programme’ in schools across the Territory.
Parents and caregivers of children with asthma can now access educational materials referred to as “Asthma Education 101” being offered by the Ministry of Health and Social Development to assist in the management of asthma.
Topic: National Health Insurance | Posted By: kduncan
Friday, 28 August 2015 - 5:00pm
The public is invited to the official launch of the first phase of the registration process of the National Health Insurance on Tuesday, September 1, at 10:00 a.m. The launch will be held at the Joshua J. Smith Building (Social Security Building).
Topic: Information (including monitoring of broadcast media and press) | Posted By: aphillip
Tuesday, 18 August 2015 - 3:00pm
The Government of the Virgin Islands is informing the Virgin Gorda community that Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton, will hold office hours on Virgin Gorda, Thursday, August 20,
The “Test and Treat” mechanism which ensures better outcomes for the immune system in the prevention of HIV transmission as well as its progression to Acquired Immune Deficiency Syndrome (AIDS), has been initiated in the Virgin Islands.
Topic: Gender Affairs, Public Health | Posted By: aphillip
Friday, 31 July 2015 - 4:15pm
Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Ronnie W. Skelton entertains a courtesy visit by Minister of Education, Employment and Gender Affairs of the Cayman Islands Government, Honourable Tara Rivers, JP, MLA on July 30, 2015.
The Ministry of Health in St. Lucia officially notified the Caribbean Public Health Agency, CARPHA of the receipt of positive laboratory results for two suspected cases that were part of a wider investigation of six cases of prolonged, severe cough in small children requiring hospital admission.