Category: Health

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News Desk1 week

Chapelton Hospital to be Renovated, Limited Services to be Offered

Minister of Health, Dr. Christopher Tufton has announced that the Chapelton Community Hospital in Clarendon will be renovated at a ...

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News Desk2 weeks

Network of People Living with HIV Announces New Campaign, #LivePositively

The Jamaican Network of Seropositives (JN+), an organisation working with people living with and affected by HIV, launched its new ...

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News Desk2 months

Treat mental illness as physical illness – Health Administrator

Regional Director of the Southern Regional Health Authority (SRHA) Michael Bent is encouraging Jamaicans to treat mental health illnesses with ...

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News Desk2 months

Contract Signed for Roof Repairs Project at May Pen Hospital

Minister of Health Dr. Christopher Tufton recently signed the contract to effect repairs to the roof of the May Pen ...

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News Desk3 months

Use Physical Activity as a Prescription-Hospital Physiotherapists

The team of physiotherapists at the Mandeville Regional Hospital (MRH) in Manchester is encouraging the general public to use physical ...

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News Desk3 months

Hospitals in Southern Region Now Providing Cutting Edge Laparoscopic Surgeries

As part of its strategic plan to continuously improve the delivery of quality health care to patients and to also ...

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News Desk4 months

HUNDREDS FLOCK HEALTH AND SOCIAL FAIR IN DUMFRIES

Residents of the Dumfries community in St. James last Friday came in groups of threes and more to take full ...

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News Desk6 months

May Pen Hospital receives $1 million-patient monitors

Paediatric services at the May Pen Hospital (MPH) in Clarendon have been enhanced through the donation of two patient monitors ...

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News Desk6 months

Investigation continues in Cholera-suspect patient

The Ministry of Health is informing the public that currently there has been no confirmed case of cholera in Jamaica. ...

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News Desk7 months

Health Team Moves to Improve Responsibility Among Women During Pregnancy

With only 8.4 percent of pregnant women accessing prenatal care in the public health system during the third trimester of ...