Rodent Control Sensitization On Saturday

Joy Springer Ministry News

The environmental health officers at the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic will host a community sensitization programme on rodent control in Welchman Hall, St. Thomas, on Saturday, March 16, from 9:30 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. Free rodent bait will be distributed at the Welchman Hall Supermarket, where officers will share information on rodents and their associated diseases. The officers will also go …

Eunice Gibson Portrait Donated To Polyclinic

Joy Springer Top Stories

The Eunice Gibson Polyclinic at Warrens, St. Michael, has been presented with a painting of the public health professional whose name adorns the building, compliments of local artist Don Small. The colourful painting of Eunice Gibson, created on concrete board using colours which will stand up to the weather, is mounted at the entrance of the polyclinic. This is the …

Wellness Week At Eunice Gibson Polyclinic

Kathyann Husbands Ministry News

The staff and management of the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic, Warrens, St. Michael, is inviting the public to participate in their annual Health and Wellness Week of activities at the polyclinic from November 26 to 29, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. each day. On Monday, November 26, members of the public will learn more about Preventing Domestic Violence and Knowing your numbers …

New Numbers At Eunice Gibson Polyclinic

bgis Ministry News

The public is advised that the contact numbers at the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic in Warrens, St. Michael, have changed. The new numbers are: PBX – 536-4000; Medical Officer of Health – 536-4007; Senior Health Sister – 536-4014; Senior Clerk – 536-4028; Environmental Health – 536-4033; and the Records section – 536-4004. The main telephone numbers used by the public have been …

Vaccine Free For Babies & Med Students

Joy Springer Top Stories

The Ministry of Health and Wellness has advised the public that the Hepatitis B vaccine is provided free of cost to infants and medical and nursing students. All other persons are required to purchase the vaccine from the private sector. This was made clear after a complaint from a member of the public went viral on social media. The mother …

Public Lecture On Domestic Violence June 11

Joy Springer Ministry News

The Men’s Health Group at the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic will host a presentation on Domestic Violence – The Family Edition on Monday, June 11 at the Polyclinic, Warrens, St. Michael at 6:00 p.m. The presenter will be Acting Senior Welfare Officer, Sharon Rose-Gittens. A special invitation is extended to men. joycspring@gmail.com See also: READ MORE Minister Sutherland: Competition Authori… anemptytextlline …

Eunice Gibson Polyclinic To Close Early Monday

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The public is advised that the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic, at Warrens, St. Michael, will close at 1:00 p.m. on Monday, April 16, to allow staff to attend the funeral service for a former colleague. The Ministry of Health apologises for any inconvenience this closure may cause. See also: READ MORE Rodent Control Sensitization On Saturday anemptytextlline READ MORE Eunice Gibson …

Men’s Health Groups To Meet Next Week

Joy Springer Ministry News

The Men’s Health Group at the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic, Warrens, St. Michael will meet on Monday, March 12, at the polyclinic at 6:00 p.m. Health Promotion Officer in the Ministry of Health, Donna Barker, will address the meeting. Her topic will be Diet and Heart Disease. On Tuesday, March 13, Dr. Omar Phillips will be the featured speaker at the …

Gov’t Committed To Health Care System

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Despite “skyrocketing health care costs” over the last 20 years, Government will continue to invest heavily in primary health care. This assurance came from Health Minister John Boyce last Friday, as he addressed an Open Day ceremony at the Eunice Gibson Polyclinic at Warrens, St. Michael. Mr. Boyce told his audience that Barbados currently expended in excess of five per …

Eunice Gibson Health & Wellness Week

Joy Springer Ministry News

The Eunice Gibson Polyclinic will host a Health and Wellness Week from Monday, November 20, to Friday, November 24, at its Warrens, St. Michael base. The public is invited to participate in all the activities which begin with a flag hoisting and opening ceremony at 9:00 a.m. Performers at the opening will include Windsor High School students and the Haynesville …