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Health Ministry urges continued vigilance especially in light of rainfall
The Ministry of Health is urging continued vigilance by members of the public to search for and destroy mosquito breeding sites especially given that the island continues to experience rainfall......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2012-12-05 17:59:30 # Views :1082

Ministry of Health is preparing health sector to manage impact of the Zika Virus
The Ministry of Health has employed several strategies to ensure the Health Sector is able to manage and mitigate the impact of the Zika Virus......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2016-07-06 00:06:12 # Views :1063

US Naval Ship Comfort to provide Medical Services during visit to Jamaica
Minister of Health Dr. Fenton Ferguson and U.S. Ambassador to Jamaica Luis G. Moreno are pleased to announce that the USNS Comfort will visit Jamaica during the early part of May 2015......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2015-04-22 20:38:02 # Views :1043

Big tobacco settles
The case brought against the Minister of Health by British American Tobacco through its local subsidiary Carreras has been settled......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2013-12-19 00:18:58 # Views :993

Ministry of Health encourages persons travelling to Yellow Fever areas to get vaccinated
The Ministry of Health is encouraging persons to get vaccinated before travelling to yellow fever affected areas......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2016-05-06 20:08:26 # Views :954

Ministry of Health officials express sadness at passing of Dr. Suzanna Roye
Minister of Health, the Honourable Horace Dalley, Permanent Secretary, Dr. Kevin Harvey and the Chief Medical Officer Dr. Winston De La Haye have expressed sadness at the passing of Dr. Suzanna Roye .....
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2016-02-23 13:56:19 # Views :944

Ministry of Health launches National Cleanup Day
Three communities, Old Braeton and Reeds Pen in Portmore and Rivoli in Spanish Town St. Catherine, will be the focus of the National Cleanup day activities this Saturday February 20......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2016-02-17 18:18:46 # Views :939

Social protection & health interventions must be put in place for elderly population     
Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Fenton Ferguson, says countries must put in place social protection and health interventions to deal specifically with the elderly as they are facing a situation where the.....
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2015-05-18 17:22:57 # Views :936

Destroy mosquito breeding sites in light of increased rainfall and start of Hurricane Season
Minister of Health, Dr. Fenton Ferguson is urging Jamaicans to rid their homes of anything that can collect water and become breeding sites for mosquitoes......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2015-06-01 18:34:07 # Views :907

Minister of Health plans to improve Oral Health Policies
Minister of Health, the honourable Dr. Christopher Tufton plans to further develop Oral Health policies in a bid to improve these services to the public......
Ministry of Health (NERHA) | 2016-04-08 20:17:42 # Views :907

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