Updated - Government Relaxes COVID-19 Protocols In The VI

Tuesday, 14 June 2022 - 3:09pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Marlon Penn has announced that protocols are being relaxed including legal mask mandates commencing June 15.

Statement By Minister For Health On Adjusting Public Health Measures In The Current Context Of COVID-19

Monday, 13 June 2022 - 5:49pm

On Wednesday the 8th of June 2022, Cabinet was briefed by the Health Emergency Operations Centre on the current COVID-19 situation in the Virgin Islands. We were very encouraged by the continuing trend towards milder COVID-19 infections, fewer cases of severe disease, and reduced hospital admissions.

Health Minister Advocates For Food Safety

Wednesday, 8 June 2022 - 5:16pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Marlon Penn is encouraging everyone working in the food industry to handle and prepare food responsibly so that it is safe and suitable for consumption.

Community Support Requested To Bridge The Gap

Tuesday, 17 May 2022 - 4:52pm

The community is invited to the ‘Bridge the Gap’ Showcase on Saturday, May 21 at the Cyril B. Romney Tortola Pier Park.

Statement By Minister For Health And Social Development On Arrival Of Pediatric Doses Of Pfizer Vaccine

Friday, 13 May 2022 - 9:53pm

Greetings to the residents and visitors of these beautiful Virgin Islands.  I am Marlon Penn, Minister of Health and Social Development and I am pleased to lend my voice to this critical topic of vaccination and COVID-19 in this new capacity.

Portfolio Of Minister For Health And Social Development Gazetted

Wednesday, 11 May 2022 - 4:41pm

Honourable Marlon A. Penn is the Minister for Health and Social Development under the National Unity Government of the Virgin Islands. 

Workshop To Review Medication For Schizophrenia

Tuesday, 26 April 2022 - 5:40pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development will be hosting a workshop on Medication Utilisation Review (MUR) of antipsychotics for patients with schizophrenia in the Virgin Islands.

Waste Management Solutions Community Meeting Held

Sunday, 17 April 2022 - 1:37pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands held an emergency public meeting to discuss waste management solutions for the Territory.

Virgin Islands Changes Protocols And Removes Quarantine Requirements

Sunday, 17 April 2022 - 1:05pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone has announced the relaxation of Covid-19 Protocols in the Virgin Islands. 

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