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

Immunisation record inspections underway

In response to recent outbreaks of measles internationally, the Ministry of Health and Wellness will be visiting nurseries and day care centres throughout the island to make sure that the vaccina...

January 14, 2019
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Fogging schedule for November 19-23

The Vector Control Unit of the Ministry of Health and Wellness will continue to concentrate its efforts in Christ Church next week, as it seeks to control the mosquito population in the parish. On ...

November 18, 2018

Final warning to remove derelict boats

Remove your boats! That is the advice from the Ministry of Health and Wellness, in conjunction with the Fisheries Division, to boat owners whose vessels have been left at boatyards and other areas ...

September 17, 2018
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