Honourable Wheatley Saddened At Passing Of Former PAHO Director

Friday, 1 December 2023 - 5:24pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley has extended condolences on behalf of the Government of the Virgin Islands on the passing of Dr. Carissa Etienne, Director Emeritus and former Director of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO).  

Public Assistance Committee Member Vacancy Notice

Tuesday, 28 November 2023 - 4:15pm

The Government of the Virgin Islands is seeking qualified persons to serve as members on the Public Assistance Committee.  

Cabinet Members Observe Breast Cancer Awareness Today

Friday, 27 October 2023 - 4:36pm

Members of Cabinet are featured as they demonstrated their support for breast cancer awareness by wearing shades of pink during their Cabinet session on Friday, October 27

Waste Management Building Capacity To Better Serve Community

Tuesday, 10 October 2023 - 5:06pm

The Department of Waste Management has been on a quest to build capacity to better serve the community through effective public and private partnerships.

Virgin Islands To Host OECS Health Minister Meeting Next Week

Friday, 6 October 2023 - 6:14pm

The Virgin Islands will be hosting the 36th OECS/Pooled Procurement Service (PPS) Policy Board Meeting and Ninth OECS Council of Health Ministers next week.

e-flyer-Drink Lots of Fluids

Wednesday, 6 September 2023 - 10:56am

Health Minister Holds Talks With OECS/PPS Officials

Thursday, 13 July 2023 - 12:25pm

Minister for Health and Social Development Honourable Vincent O. Wheatley is featured with representatives from the Organization of Eastern Caribbean States (OECS)/ Pool Procurement Services (PPS). The representatives visited the Virgin Islands from July 4 to 5 to discuss ongoing pooled procurement of Health Commodities (Medical Products and Laboratory Supplies), and the proposed expansion of products for pooled procurement (Dialysis, Dental and Assistive Supplies).

Seminar To Strengthen Capacity On Lupus Disease Set For June 6

Friday, 2 June 2023 - 10:03am

The Ministry of Health and Social Development will be hosting a seminar on Lupus to strengthen the capacity to identify, diagnose, treat and care for persons with the disease.

National Medicines And Therapeutics Committee Launched

Tuesday, 23 May 2023 - 1:33pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has launched a National Medicines and Therapeutics Committee as it continues to make strides to advance healthcare in the Territory.

Environmental Health Promotes Mosquito Awareness In Schools

Wednesday, 10 May 2023 - 12:02pm

The Vector Control Unit in the Environmental Health Division is visiting schools this week as part of Mosquito Awareness activities.