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🕔Monday August 21, 2017

Public being Advised to take Caution during Partial Solar Eclipse

The Ministry of Health is advising the public to be cautious during the partial solar eclipse that will occur on Monday August 21, 2017. A solar eclipse is an event where the moon passes between the sun and the earth, thereby casting a shadow, which moves across the surface of… Read More

🕔Friday August 18, 2017

Minister of Health has Reviewed Final Report on Incident at Paediatric Ward at the Savanna-La-Mar Hospital

Minister of Health, Dr. the Honourable Christopher Tufton has reviewed and accepted the findings of the report on the renovation that occurred at the Savanna-La-Mar Hospital Paediatric Ward, while being occupied by patients. Dr. Tufton has asked the Western Regional Health Authority to proceed to take appropriate action under the… Read More

🕔Thursday August 17, 2017

No Deal for Cayman Businessman to Supply Health Ministry with Cannabis Oil

Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Winston De La Haye, wishes to make it clear that a story aired on Cayman 27 in the Cayman Islands indicating that a businessman there is close to inking a deal to supply cannabis oil medication to the Hope Institute in Jamaica is not true. The… Read More

Emergency/Disaster Tips

🕔Tuesday May 16, 2017

Safety Tips After Flood Rains

Do not go outside unnecessarily. Wear water boots or closed shoes when going outdoors. Wear gloves when clearing debris or handling of dirty water. If you get a puncture wound, a nail stick or a cut, seek medical attention immediately. Do not allow children to play in the floodwater or… Read More

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