Ministry of Health
Ministry of Health, Wellness and New Health Investment of the Commonwealth of Dominica bid farewell to Dr Irving McIntyre on December 31, 2022, as he will now be at the helm of the Ministry of Finance.
Saint Lucia continues its work to ensure that Universal Health Coverage UHC is implemented in the population.
This activity was made possible through a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) between the Ministry of Health and Miracle Feet that will facilitate this and similar activities over a three (3) years period.
COVID-19 always remains a public health concern as Saint Lucia continues to record a significant number of new cases. Variants and sub-variants continue to affect all population groups globally.
The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs has commenced its breastfeeding awareness campaign with a workshop held at the Ciceron Wellness Centre catering to pregnant women and nursing mothers.
Health Educator in the Bureau of Health Education, Nadiege Smith-Lambert, said it was necessary that health services were brought to the bus drivers given their busy schedules.
The Ministry of Health, Wellness, and Religious Affairs (MOHWRA) have confirmed an outbreak of gastroenteritis on the island with a steady increase over the past two weeks.
The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment of Antigua and Barbuda issued an advisory for the people after the World Health Organisation declared that the multi-country outbreak of monkeypox constitutes a public health emergency of international concern.
The Ministry is in the process of procuring additional COVID-19 vaccines for those individuals who are interested only in the AstraZeneca COVID-19 vaccines.
As the cases of Monkeypox is witnessing a significant surge across the globe, the Ministry of Health, Wellness and Elderly Affairs of St Lucia presented their concerns over the current situation