The Government of the Jamaica and the People’s Republic of China will partner to build a Children’s Hospital in the Western Region. L-R : Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, Minister of Foreign Affairs and Foreign Trade, Senator the Honourable Kamina Johnson Smith and Ambassador of China to Jamaica, His Excellency NIU Qingbao
To kick off #WorldAIDSDay2016 a jog was hosted by the Jamaica Forum of Lesbians, All-Sexuals and Gays (J-FLAG) with Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton at the Mona Dam. Also present were partners such as National Family Planning Board – Sexual Health Agency, Eve Jamaica, Caribbean Vulnerable Communities Coalition, Jamaican Network Of Seropositives, TransWave and UNAIDS Jamaica
Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. the Honourable Christopher Tufton attends Health For All World AIDS Day Breakfast Forum held on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at the Mona Visitors’ Lodge and Conference Centre
Honourable Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton tours the Bellevue Hospital located at 16 1/2 Windward Road, Kingston 2 on Friday, December 02, 2016
HIV Annual Review & Planning Retreat
PAHO/WHO High Level Meeting on Information Systems for Health
Press Briefing on Influenza – Thursday October 27, 2016
Courtesy Call by Rotary Club of Kingston East & Port Royal with Permanent Secretary Mrs. Elaine Foster-Allen
Tour of Bustamante Hospital for Children with Food for the Poor – October 21, 2016
Courtesy Call with British High Commissioner H.E David Fittion – October 20, 2016
Ministry of Health Sports Day – October 14, 2016
Tour of Victoria Jubilee Hospital (VJH) on Wednesday October 19, 2016
Courtesy Call – Cuban Ambassador
PAHO/WHO 55th Directing Council in Washington, D.C. – Sept 26-30, 2016
4th Annual National NCDs Rewiew
Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton at the handover of a Paediatric Oncology Isolation Room at the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI)
Highlights of Caribbean Wellness Day 2016
Zika Community Meeting held on Wednesday August 24, 2016 in Dalvey St. Thomas
Zika Community Meeting held on Wednesday August 24, 2016 in Dalvey St. Thomas.
Food for the Poor hands over Stethoscopes Valued at JA$400,000 to Health Ministry
Food For the Poor hands over Stethoscopes Valued at JA$400,000 to Health Ministry
(L-R) Mr. David Nair, Executive Director, Food for The Poor, Ms. Susan Moore, Director of Recipient Services Food for The Poor, Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton and Mr. Nakhle Hado, Director of Distribution Services, Food for the Poor enjoy a light moment during the handover of stethoscopes valued at $JA400,000.00 to the Ministry of Health. The official handover took place on Wednesday, August 24, 2016, at the offices of the Food For The Poor at Ellerslie Pen, Spanish Town, St. Catherine.
Minister of Health Courtesy Calls
Courtesy Call with Chargee d' Affairs of the Kingdom of Spain
(L-R): Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Christopher Tufton, Chargee d' Affairs of the Kingdom of Spain, Miss Carmen Rives, Ruiz-Tapiador and Mrs. Elaine Foster-Allen, Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health in discussion during a Courtesy Call held August 23, 2016, in the Minister's Suite, Ministry of Health, 10-16 Grenada Way, Kingston 6.
Caribbean Wellness Day Launch
(MOH) Communication and Media Training
Tour of the Santa Cruz Health Centre
Black River Hospital & Health Centre Tour
Treasure Beach Zika Town Hall Meeting
Post Sectoral Debate Press Briefing on Tuesday, July 05, 2016
Sectoral Presentation to Parliament on Wednesday, June 29, 2016
$16M Donation from Proceeds of the 2015 Sagicor Sigma Corporate Run
MoU Signing at the Bustamante Hospital for Children
HMH tours the Noel Holmes Hospital in Hanover on Thursday, June 16, 2016
:(L-R) Minister of Health, Dr. Christopher Tufton (c) holds a discussion with the management team of the St. Ann's Bay Regional Hospital during a tour of the facility on Friday, June 17, 2016. Also in photo are (L-R) Mr. Tyrone Robinson, Board Chairman, North East Regional Health Authority, Mr. Michael Belnavis, Chairman, Hospital Management Committee for the St. Ann's Bay Regional Hospital, Dr. Ian Titus, Acting Senior Medical Officer, St. Ann's Bay Regional Hospital and Mr. Leo Garel, Chief Executive Officer. St. Ann's Bay Regional Hospital.
Blood Donor Day 2016
National Labour Day 2016
Move For Health Day 2016
Jingle and Selfie Awards Ceremony 2016
Shaggy Make A Difference Foundation Donation to the Bustamante Hospital for Children
Welcome Ceremony for Cuban Health Workers
Minister of Health, Doctor the Honourable Christopher Tufton
Former Minister of Health, Honourable Horace Dalley
Minister of Health, Hon. Horace Dalley (centre) hands over the signed contract for the renovation and expansion of the Accident and Emergency Department of the Princess Margaret Hospital in St. Thomas to representative of the contractors, YP Seaton and Associates Company Limited, Calvert Mundle (2nd left) during an official contract signing ceremony held at the facility on Wednesday, November 25, 2015. Minister of Labour and Social Security and Member of Parliament for the constituency of Eastern St. Thomas in which the hospital is located, Dr. Fenton Ferguson (left) also took part in the signing along with Chairman of the Board of the South East Regional Health Authority, Dr. Andrei Cooke (2nd right) and CEO of the National Health Fund, Everton Anderson (right). The project, which is valued at over $143 million should be completed in about twelve (12) months.
Former Minister of Health, Honourable Dr. Fenton Ferguson
Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Fenton Ferguson (right) addresses members of the Lions Club of Mandeville on Wednesday night (April 15, 2015) during the launch of the Club's fund raising activity for the establishment of a pathology lab for the Southern Regional Health Authority and the signature event, Men Who Cook which is in its 16th staging. Also pictured (left to right) are President of the Lions Club of Mandeville, IO Sparkes, Acting Custos Rotulorum for Manchester, Trevor Heaven, Mayor of Mandeville, Her Worship, Brenda Ramsay and Chairman of the Board of the Southern Regional Health Authority, Michael Stewart.
Rousseau Primary – Zika Awareness