Protect Your Family- Vaccinate Your Children

Monday, 23 April 2018 - 2:14pm

Minister for Health and Social Development has said that timely vaccinations are the safest and most effective way to protect families and the community from a long list of potentially life-threatening illnesses.

Message By Minister For Health And Social Development In Observance Of Vaccination Week 2018

Friday, 20 April 2018 - 4:50pm

My fellow residents and visitors of the Virgin Islands, I am your Minister for Health and Social Development, Ronnie W. Skelton.

Walk For Your Health As Part Of Vaccination Week Activities

Friday, 20 April 2018 - 3:59pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development and the BVI Health Services Authority is inviting the Virgin Gorda community to a health walk .....

Health Fair At Sir Olva Georges Plaza On April 27

Friday, 20 April 2018 - 3:52pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development and the BVI Health Services Authority is inviting the public to a Health Fair......

Strengthen Your Defense, Get Vaccinated

Wednesday, 18 April 2018 - 4:42pm

Residents are encouraged to strengthen their defense against vaccine preventable diseases as the Territory joins the Americas in celebrating Vaccination Week 2018.      

BVI Allied Health Professionals Council Appointed

Tuesday, 3 April 2018 - 5:02pm

The Cabinet of the Virgin Islands has sanctioned the appointment of one new member and re-appointment of four members of the Allied Health Professionals Council established under the Medical Act, 2000.

BVI Health Sector To Get More Support In Recovery Efforts

Wednesday, 7 March 2018 - 5:51pm

The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO) is providing additional support to the recovery of the Territory’s Health Sector through funding from a number of donors.

Options Available To Complete Immigration Medical Examinations

Monday, 5 February 2018 - 4:19pm

Persons entering the British Virgin Islands for the sole purpose of work and/or to reside, are reminded of the options for submitting medical certificates. Medical certificates from their place of origin can be presented at the port of entry, to be certified by a local practitioner; or medical examinations can be completed locally by a medical practitioner of choice or by the Immigration Clinic.

Software Installation Begins For BVI’s 911 Call Centre

Thursday, 18 January 2018 - 1:54pm

Software installation begins this week for the BVI’s new 911 Call Centre. 

Improved Response Times Expected With New Ambulances

Friday, 22 December 2017 - 5:20pm

Chief Executive Officer, Mrs. Paula Chester-Cumberbatch has said another step has been made to improve response times and service delivery with the purchase of two new ambulances.