Alert! Hand, Foot and Mouth Disease

A number of children have been diagnosed with hand, foot and mouth disease, on island. The index case was diagnosed by the Paediatrician, and additional cases were diagnosed based on clinical presentation and epidemiological linkage. Members of the Public are encouraged to become aware of the signs and symptoms of hand, foot and mouth disease, […]

26th August 2019

Domestic Violence Community & Public Outreach, Education Consultation

The Legislative Assembly has mandated a consultation on the Domestic Violence Bill. In an effort to sensitise the public and receive feedback, a series of consultations were started on Friday February 8. The bill itself is available online here. Please find the consultation schedule for your information.       MEETINGS LOCATION DATE & TIME […]

5th March 2019

Four Nurses from the Ministry of Health & Social Services successfully complete training in Basic Life Support and Advanced Cardiac Life Support

The Ministry of Health & Social Services is pleased to announce that four nurses have successfully completed training in Basic Life Support (BLS) and Advanced Cardiac Life Support (ACLS). These nurses were trained at the American University of Antigua over a two day period (Feb 11th – 12th). The certification lasts for two years. The […]

5th March 2019