Community Urged To Prevent Antimicrobial Resistance

Thursday, 23 November 2023 - 4:44pm

Chief of Drugs and Pharmaceutical Services, Mrs. Gracia Wheatley-Smith has called on residents to do their part to prevent antimicrobial resistance (AMR).

Ministry Of Health Advises Public Of Counterfeit Ozempic®

Thursday, 2 November 2023 - 3:51pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is advising the public to be aware of counterfeit Ozempic®.

Health Ministry Alerting Pharmacies Of Additional Recalls

Thursday, 2 November 2023 - 3:08pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is issuing a withdrawal and recall for three medicines that have failed tests as part of the OECS/PPS Quality Assurance Programme and Pre-qualification Process.

Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley On Promoting Healthier Lifestyle

Friday, 13 October 2023 - 4:43pm

Press Conference– Thursday, October 10-

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley at the press conference on Thursday, October 12 said:

Ninth OECS Council Of Ministers: Health

Thursday, 12 October 2023 - 3:40pm

Health Ministers from the Organisation of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS), Chief Medical Officers, Permanent Secretaries and other health delegates are featured at the Ninth OECS Council of Ministers: Health chaired by Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley.

His Excellency Dr. Didacus Jules Quote on OECS Integration

Tuesday, 10 October 2023 - 1:43pm

Opening Ceremony – Monday, 9th October

Ministry Of Health To Host Live Panel Discussion On Breastfeeding

Thursday, 28 September 2023 - 4:21pm

Chief Nursing Officer, Ms. Jacinth Hannibal said the Ministry of Health and Social Development is re-introducing the baby friendly initiative of breastfeeding and will be hosting a Facebook LIVE panel discussion on the subject.

Ministry Of Health Delegation Attending 60th PAHO Meeting

Wednesday, 27 September 2023 - 1:25pm

Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley is featured with Acting Permanent Secretary, Ms. Tasha Bertie and Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Ronald Georges at the 60th Directing Council of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO), 75th Session of the World Health Organization (WHO) of the Americas in Washington, D. C. 

Breastfeeding Workshop On August 31

Monday, 28 August 2023 - 1:22pm

Nurses, midwives, doctors, birth coaches, and doulas are invited to register to attend the ‘Importance and Benefits of Breastfeeding’ continuing medical education session via WebEx on Thursday August 31 at 6:30 p.m.

VI Charting Way Towards Standards For Diabetes Care

Tuesday, 25 July 2023 - 9:35am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development is charting the way towards improved health outcomes for people living with diabetes with the launch of care guidelines.