Health Ministry to develop heat wave plan

As a matter of urgency, officials within the Ministry of Health will be formulating an action plan to deal with heat waves expected to affect Barbados.  A statement from the Pan American ...

July 14, 2019

24-hour polyclinic service to start in June

The 24-hour health care service, to be introduced at two of the island’s polyclinics, will be officially launched on June 1.    From that date, patients will be able to access medical car...

February 15, 2019

No dengue fever outbreak in Barbados

There is no dengue fever outbreak in Barbados. However, the Ministry of Health and Wellness is cautioning householders and property owners to step up surveillance for the mosquito vector on their p...

January 27, 2019