BVI Legislators Briefed On Novel Coronavirus Outbreak

Friday, 31 January 2020 - 4:11pm

Pictured are Minister for Health and Social Development, Honourable Carvin Malone (middle); Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Irad Potter (right) and BVI Health Services Authority Chief Executive Officer, Dr. Ronald Georges.

25 Chip Facilitators Trained To Manage Health Improvement Programme

Thursday, 21 November 2019 - 2:44pm

Twenty-five professionals are now trained to facilitate the upcoming Complete Health Improvement Programme (CHIP) powered by the Ministry of Health and Social Development.

Wear Blue On World Diabetes Day On November 14

Monday, 11 November 2019 - 2:45pm

In recognition of World Diabetes Day, the Ministry of Health and Social Development is encouraging the public to wear blue on November 14.

Message By Minister For Health And Social Development Honourable Carvin Malone In Observance Of Diabetes Awareness Month

Tuesday, 5 November 2019 - 4:59pm

I extend greetings to everyone at home and abroad. According to the World Health Organization, chronic diseases continue to be on the incline globally. It is expected to surge from 46 percent of the world’s population to 57 percent by 2020. Almost half of the chronic disease-caused deaths are attributable to cardiovascular diseases, obesity and diabetes.

BVI Health Agencies To Address Hand Foot And Mouth Outbreak

Wednesday, 30 October 2019 - 4:22pm

Health agencies in the British Virgin Islands are preparing to host a series of meetings with operators of pre-schools and day-care facilities, parents and guardians, to address the recent Hand-Foot and Mouth disease outbreak.

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BVI Health Professionals Invited To STD Management Workshop

Monday, 30 September 2019 - 1:53pm

Health professionals such as doctors, nurses and lab technicians are invited to a Management of Sexual Transmitted Diseases and HIV workshop on October 4 and 5.

BVI Joins World Health Leaders To Set Priorities In The Americas

Monday, 30 September 2019 - 1:37pm

BVI Health Minister Honourable Carvin Malone and Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Irad Potter join hundreds of world health leaders to discuss priorities at the Pan American Health World Health Organization (PAHO) 57th Directing Council.

BVI Residents Reminded To Store Enough Medication This Hurricane Season

Wednesday, 18 September 2019 - 6:46pm

Residents of the Virgin Islands are reminded to have a sufficient supply of medication during this hurricane season. 

Safety Of Patients In Healthcare In Focus

Tuesday, 17 September 2019 - 11:33am

Healthcare personnel across the Territory will learn how to be more influential partners in promoting patient safety when the BVI Health Services Authority observes World Patient Safety Day activities.

Primary Health Services Return To Rosalind Penn Health Centre

Friday, 2 August 2019 - 5:16pm

The Rosalind Penn Health Centre has been reopened and will now offer health care services to the communities of East End and Long Look.

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