Message By Minister For Health And Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone In Observance Of Diabetes Awareness Month

Tuesday, 5 November 2019 - 4:59pm

I extend greetings to everyone at home and abroad. According to the World Health Organization, chronic diseases continue to be on the incline globally. It is expected to surge from 46 percent of the world’s population to 57 percent by 2020. Almost half of the chronic disease-caused deaths are attributable to cardiovascular diseases, obesity and diabetes.

BVI Health Agencies To Address Hand Foot And Mouth Outbreak

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 - 4:22pm

Health agencies in the British Virgin Islands are preparing to host a series of meetings with operators of pre-schools and day-care facilities, parents and guardians, to address the recent Hand-Foot and Mouth disease outbreak.

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BVI Health Professionals Invited To STD Management Workshop

Monday, 30 September 2019 - 1:53pm

Health professionals such as doctors, nurses and lab technicians are invited to a Management of Sexual Transmitted Diseases and HIV workshop on October 4 and 5.

BVI Joins World Health Leaders To Set Priorities In The Americas

Monday, 30 September 2019 - 1:37pm

BVI Health Minister Honourable Carvin Malone and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Irad Potter join hundreds of world health leaders to discuss priorities at the Pan American Health World Health Organization (PAHO) 57th Directing Council.

BVI Residents Reminded To Store Enough Medication This Hurricane Season

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 - 6:46pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are reminded to have a sufficient supply of medication during this hurricane season. 

Safety Of Patients In Healthcare In Focus

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 - 11:33am

Healthcare personnel across the Territory will learn how to be more influential partners in promoting patient safety when the BVI Health Services Authority observes World Patient Safety Day activities.

Primary Health Services Return To Rosalind Penn Health Centre

Friday, 2 August 2019 - 5:16pm

The Rosalind Penn Health Centre has been reopened and will now offer health care services to the communities of East End and Long Look.

UNDP Representative Martinez Soliman Meets With BVI Health Minister

Thursday, 1 August 2019 - 3:24pm

Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Carvin Malone entertains a courtesy visit by Mr. Magdy Martinez-Soliman on August 1.

Men’s Health Outreach On July 25

Wednesday, 24 July 2019 - 12:48pm

The Primary Health Care Department, of the British Virgin Islands Health Services Authority, will be hosting a Men’s Health Outreach at the Upper Room Victory Church on Thursday July 25, 

Ministry Seeks To Improve Care For Patients With Chronic Diseases

Wednesday, 10 July 2019 - 4:04pm

Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Carvin Malone has said that improving the quality of care for persons living with chronic diseases is high on his ministry’s agenda.

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