BVIHSA Launches Statistics Filled Vaccination Campaign

Friday, 28 January 2022 - 1:25pm

The BVI Health Services Authority is using local data to drive its new vaccination campaign. This campaign was launched on 27 January; and features statistics collated from the Dr. D. Orlando Smith Hospital’s Specialty Care, and Intensive Care Units.

Seven Covid-19 Deaths Recorded For The Year

Wednesday, 26 January 2022 - 4:59pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development has confirmed that seven more COVID related deaths were recorded during the month of January, bringing the total number of deaths in the Virgin Islands to 49.

Virgin Islands Community Encouraged To Get Vaccinated And Boosted

Wednesday, 26 January 2022 - 12:43pm

The Ministry of Health and Social Development continues to encourage the public to get vaccinated as it remains the best defense against COVID-19. 

Updated Statement By Acting Chief Medical Officer- COVID-19 Update for December 28

Tuesday, 28 December 2021 - 11:02am

Today, the Ministry of Health and Social Development is informing the public of the continued rise in cases in the current outbreak of the Delta variant of COVID-19 in the Territory. 

Christmas Message From Premier Fahie - I Wish You A Virgin Islands Christmas With BVILOVE

Saturday, 25 December 2021 - 8:38am

Good Day and GOD’s Blessings to all the wonderful people of the Virgin Islands. Once again, it’s that special time of the year when we celebrate the birth of our Lord and Savior Jesus Christ.

Statement By Acting Chief Medical Officer - COVID-19 Update

Friday, 24 December 2021 - 2:07pm

Today, the Ministry of Health and Social Development is informing the public that we are currently experiencing an increase of transmission of COVID-19 in the Territory associated with the Delta variant. 

Residents would have noticed a gradual increase in active cases over the last two months.  In particular, over the last two weeks cases have risen from an average of around 40 closer to 100 active cases.

Protect Yourself Protect Your Family Get Boosted

Wednesday, 22 December 2021 - 4:52pm

According to Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Ronald Georges persons can now get boosted with the Pfizer vaccine.

Honourable Malone - Covid Update - Arrival Of Pfizer Vaccine

Friday, 17 December 2021 - 9:12am

Season greetings is extended to everyone in the Virgin Islands, the region and the world. Thank you Governor Rankin.   I acknowledge the presence of the Acting Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Georges. I am your Minister for Health and Social Development, Carvin Malone.  

Premier’s Christmas Extravaganza

Monday, 13 December 2021 - 4:56pm

The public is invited to ‘The Premier’s Christmas Extravaganza with a Cultural Twist - The Sequel’ on Saturday, December 18, at the Festival Village Grounds from 3:00 p.m.

Vaccine Boosters Third Doses And Pfizer Vaccine Coming Soon

Wednesday, 1 December 2021 - 3:56pm

The public is informed that boosters and third doses of vaccines will be available in the Virgin Islands by the second week of December.