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Novel Coronavirus Risk In Caribbean Low Says CARPHA

Press Release:- Port of Spain, Trinidad and Tobago — As at 9th January 2020, the World Health Organization (WHO) reported that a 2019 novel Coronavirus (2019-nCoV) was identified by Chinese...
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Second case of Wuhan coronavirus in the US identified in Chicago

CNN - A second case of Wuhan coronavirus in the United States has been identified in Chicago, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention said Friday in a...

6 people dead, almost 300 infected as China confirms Wuhan virus can be spread...

Hong Kong (CNN) Officials in China are racing to contain the spread of a new virus that has left at least six people dead and sickened almost 300, after it...

Mental Wellness Centre Gets Tools, Furniture For Group Therapy Room

The National Mental Wellness Centre is expected to enhance its existing clinical support services, following the recent official handover ceremony of tools and furniture for a group therapy room,...

Medical University Being Sought To Occupy St Jude Buildings

Prime Minister Allen Chastanet has provided another update on the work on St Jude Hospital noting that the project is 'progressing'. Writing on his official Facebook page, he said because...

Ministry Of Health Lauds Doctor Merlene Fredericks-James

Press Release:- The Ministry of Health and Wellness recognizes the contribution of Dr. Merlene Fredericks – James to healthcare as the first female Chief Medical Officer of St. Lucia. Dr. Fredericks-...

Launch Of Child Health Record & Revised Maternal Manual

Press Release:-  The Department of Health & Wellness recently launched the new national child health record and revised maternal, child and adolescent health manual aimed at improving maternal and...

Saint Lucia’s First Female CMO Retiring

Saint Lucia's first female Chief Medical Officer (CMO), Doctor Merlene Fredericks-James,  is retiring after ten years in the post. Her last day in the public service will be December 31,...
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Disruption In Service At Canaries Wellness Centre

Press Release:- The Department of Health and Wellness wishes to inform the public that the services at the Canaries Wellness Centre will be suspended from Monday, December 9 to Thursday, December 12,...
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Funding For OECS Regional Health Project

Press Release:- Prime Minister and Minister for Finance, Economic Growth, Job Creation, External Affairs and the Public Service, Hon. Allen Chastanet, went before Parliament on Tuesday to seek approval for...