first_img Remarks were delivered by Minister of Health Wellness and the Environment, Hon. Robert T. L. V. Browne. Oct 15, 2020 Personnel present at the press conference included Prime Minister, Hon. Dr. Ralph Gonsalves; Minister of Health Wellness and the Environment, Hon. Robert T. L. V. Browne; Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Health, etc. Mr. Cuthberth Knights; Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Simone Keizer-Beache; and Dr. Jerrol Thompson, Infectious Diseases Specialist. Oct 15, 2020 St. Lucia records more cases of COVID Questions were taken from various media houses and responses made by the relevant authorities. (Government of St. Vincent and the Grenadines) – The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment hosted a press conference on Thursday, 23rd April 2020, at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Trade & Commerce’s conference room, to provide the nation with a Situation Report on the COVID-19 Pandemic. Oct 16, 2020 More deaths from COVID-19 recorded in CARICOM countries,… The press conference was told that the isolation facility in Argyle is expected to be opened on Monday 27th April 2020.center_img First COVID-19 Case Confirmed in St. Vincent and the GrenadinesStatement by Agency for Public Information, St. Vincent and the Grenadines The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment has announced the first confirmed case of COVID-19 in St. Vincent and the Grenadines. The case is an imported one brought through a female who recently returned from travel to the…March 11, 2020In “CARICOM”COVID -19 Update SVG: One more positive, six negative, one more recoveredSt. Vincent and the Grenadines has recorded its fourteenth (14) positive COVID -19 case. Today’s new case is closely associated with the one which was reported on Tuesday, April 21, by the Caribbean Public Health Agency CARPHA, the first since April 9, 2020. Chief Medical Officer, Dr Simone Keizer Beache,…April 23, 2020In “General”No new positives, 3 negative results – COVID -19, SVGThe Caribbean Public Health Agency on Sunday reported another three (3) negative COVID-19 results for St. Vincent and the Grenadines. One (1) of these negative tests was for an isolated patient who had previously tested positive, and is part of the medical clearance process to determine whether the patient had…April 20, 2020In “General”Share this on WhatsApp It was reported that the symptoms of the COVID-19 cases recorded in Saint Vincent and the Grenadines (SVG), were mild to moderate, and were managed in isolation. One hundred and one (101) persons were tested, with eighty-eight (88) returning negative results, and thirteen (13) positive results. The figures reflected the status at the time of the press conference. Four (4) persons had so far recovered, which meant that there were nine (9) active cases. There have been no COVID-19 related deaths, with thirty-three (33) persons in quarantine. You may be interested in… Measures to combat the spread of COVID-19 were emphasised, as well as containment of the virus. The acquisition of drugs, as part of the treatment process, was also mentioned. Oct 16, 2020 Six Eastern Caribbean countries deemed safe for travel – CDC SOURCE: Information Technology Services Division (I.T.S.D.) Share this:PrintTwitterFacebookLinkedInLike this:Like Loading… CMO says Saint Lucia at critical stage of COVID-19 outbreak last_img