Wednesday, October 16, 2019

Update On Visiting Hospital Ship

Press Release:- The United States Naval Ship Comfort Medical Humanitarian Mission is expected to commence on Wednesday, September 25 to Monday, September 30, 2019 in Saint Lucia.

Two walk-in clinics will be made available to the public and will be held at the Owen King EU Hospital and the National Cultural Centre from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily.

Both walk-in clinics will offer the same package of services to clients which include basic medical evaluation and treatment, dental screenings and treatments, eye screenings and provision of eye wear, skin care, internal medicine, children’s health, women’s health, and physical therapy.

It is important to note that only surgical and diagnostic services like CT scans, ultrasounds, X-rays, blood, stool and urine testing and other related screening services will be provided on the USNS medical ship.

Persons requiring surgeries or diagnostic services are asked to bring in a referral from their health care provider.

The deadline for bringing in the referrals has been extended to Tuesday, September 17, 2019 and must be brought in to the office of the Chief Medical Officer, Sir Stanislaus Building, 1st floor, Ministry of Health & Wellness, located on the Castries Waterfront.

6 COMMENTS

  1. Poor people line up. Get your blood work get your numbers your. Fellow the psa is a must. Rass Alexander I have to break ranks with you on this felllows check your prostate check the eyes very important. Lucian’s we done know how it going already especially poor people who can’t fly out.

  2. I say to all, please do take advantage of this Freewill offering by the ‘Red Cross Ship.
    Too many of my friends who I grew up with in St.Lucia have died due to lack of the
    necessary funds to take care of their health. If you refuse today, they may never return again.

  3. Do not allow them to infect you. They come here to infect us with diseases as part of their experiments. Do not trust them. Ask questions! Don’t be forced into anything!.

  4. It is people like you – “Just saying” – I would hate to have in anything to do
    with the progress of this poor Island. what you have said there is read by others
    in a position to help. You ignorance is really bliss, and next time think first before you write.

    • Ur ignorant of what the US has done in the past on similar medical aid campaigns. “People” like you should read a book before coming on the internet to run chat with the big boys. Fool.

  5. #the fox is right. If you dont want go then dont go. But to discourage people about something you dont know. This is mischievous and foolish. Shows how little you know.

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