Tag Archives: nursing

  1. Urgent Care Medical to be soon housed at The Estates at St George

    Recent research has shown that access to on-site 24-hour medical Care is one of the most desired amenities of modern community living. Residents at The Estates at St. George will enjoy this benefit. Urgent Care (Barbados) Inc. will offer a suite of emergency medical care and specialist clinical services at its Commercial Centre, set to […]

    August 7, 2021HealthNo comments
  2. St Martin’s Thomassillienne “Masso” Arnell passed on at 89 in NYC

    Thomassillienne Hermance Arnell died peacefully in her sleep on March 4, 2021, at 2 am, in Albany, New York. She was 89. She is survived by her sister Laura “Wendy” Arnell and family, brothers Harold “Sonny” Arnell and family, Benicio “Ben” Arnell and family, and Franklin “Frankie” Arnell and family; cousins Wilfred “Freed” Duzant and […]

    March 9, 2021CultureNo comments
  3. Going to Harrison’s Point is NOT a Death Sentence: Confessions of an Asymptomatic

    CAVEAT I have images here which were accumulated while under Isolation, I made sure to include no depiction of Staff nor Patients and thus maintain confidentiality, if there are any objections still? I welcome official images to substitute them with. Please feel free to either contact me or send approved photography at UNAVOIDABLE EXCLUSIVE? […]

    February 5, 2021Breaking News, Featured, HealthNo comments

    A 32-year old Registered Nurse tending to COVID-19 patients at a hospital Intensive Care Unit in both Curaçao and St. Maarten, who later contracted the virus himself, is among regional winners in this year’s inaugural Unsung Frontline Heroes initiative. The programme, designed by CIBC FirstCaribbean through its ComTrust Foundation to unearth the work of persons […]

    October 28, 2020Breaking News, Featured, Health1 comment
  5. Ross University School of Medicine Opens Doors in Barbados

    On 5 January 2019, the ultra-modern Ross University School of Medicine was officially opened at the Lloyd Erskine Sandiford Centre (LESC) in Barbados. The ceremony was attended by Prime Minister Mia Mottley, the Minister of Education, the President of parent company Adtalem Global Education, and various stakeholders, university officials, and members of Parliament. Local economy receives a welcome […]

    February 15, 2019Education, FeaturedNo comments
  6. Queen Elizabeth Hospital: QEH, URGENTLY NEEDS BLOOD

    Blood donations may be made Monday to Friday, between 8:00 a.m. and 3:15 p.m., and on Saturdays, between 8:00 and 11:30 a.m. Persons ages 18 to 65 are eligible to give blood. (BGIS)

    November 21, 2014HealthNo comments

    The Barbados Alzheimer’s Association is inviting caregivers of persons with Alzheimer’s or dementia to take part in three workshops on Coping Strategies on Monday, November 18; Monday, November 25; and Monday, December 2, from 2:00 until 3:00 p.m. each day. The workshops which will take place at Our Lady Queen of the Universe Catholic Church, […]

    October 31, 2013HealthNo comments
  8. St Barnabas’ at 175, highlights ‘alternative’ care for seniors, year of celebration

    St Barnabas’ Anglican Church just launched its year-long 175th anniversary celebrations – by encouraging the nation to adopt its 30-year-old model of community care for senior citizens as an affordable alternative to institutionalised care or neglect. “We want to encourage faith communities to be involved in this aspect of ministry,” St Barnabas’ rector, Reverend Mark […]

    June 5, 2013Culture, EducationNo comments