QEH Outpatients Pharmacy Remains Closed

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The public is advised that the outpatients pharmacy at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) will remain closed tomorrow, Wednesday, March 6, and Thursday, March 7. This closure is to facilitate the relocation of the pharmacy from its temporary location at the Infectious Disease Building, Enmore, Martindales Road, St. Michael, to its designated area in the hospital. The pharmacy was relocated …

Hospital Pharmacy To Open This Weekend

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The public is advised that the out-patients section of the pharmacy at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) will be opened this weekend at its relocated site, the Infectious Disease Building, Enmore, Martindales Road, St. Michael. The out-patient dispensing services were relocated to Enmore from February 25, to facilitate industrial cleaning of the Pharmacy Department.  The department will remain closed on …

Reduced Staff In QEH Pharmacy Tomorrow

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The public is advised that there will be a reduced staff complement in the pharmacy at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH), tomorrow, Thursday, February 7, between 3:30 and 4:30 p.m. This is to facilitate the attendance of pharmacy personnel at a departmental staff meeting. The QEH regrets any inconvenience this may cause, and has asked persons to arrange their business …

Temporary Relocation Of Chemo Preparation

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Statement on the temporary relocation of Chemotherapy Preparation from QEH to the Best Dos Santos Public Health Laboratory.  The Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) wishes to advise the public that it has encountered a technical challenge with its biosafety cabinet, which is the facility used to manufacture chemotherapy treatments. This issue was drawn to the attention of the QEH’s management team …

Outpatient Clinics At QEH Cancelled For Tomorrow

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The public is advised that all Outpatient Clinics at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) will be cancelled tomorrow, Thursday, September 27, due to the approach of Tropical Storm Kirk. Every effort will be made to reschedule appointments for patients affected by this cancellation in the soonest possible time. The Board of Management sincerely apologizes for any inconvenience caused and looks …

Early Closure Of QEH Departments

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The public is advised that the Queen Elizabeth Hospital’s Phlebotomy Department, located at the Enmore Compound, and the National Blood Collection Centre at Jemmotts Lane, will close at 2:00 p.m. tomorrow, Friday, August 24. The closures are to allow staff to attend the funeral service for Ernest Welch, former clerical officer in the Pathology Department of the QEH’s laboratory. The …

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Upgrade In Motion

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The newly-designated Ministry of Health and Wellness has set as a major goal to provide the best possible service at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital (QEH) for Barbadians, with priority being given to significantly reducing the wait time for medical attention. Steps outlined to achieve this objective include the physical expansion of the Accident and Emergency Department; an increase in beds; …

Ward B8 At QEH Temporarily Relocated

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The public is asked to note that Ward B8 at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital has been temporarily relocated to the High Dependency Unit (HDU), located on the third floor of the hospital. The ward, which provides services for ear, nose and throat (ENT), will be at the temporary location until Sunday, September 30. This relocation is to facilitate capital refurbishment …

High Level Of Care In Hospital’s ENT Department

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Acting Chief Medical Officer of Health, Dr. Kenneth George, has praised the level of skill and efficiency in the ENT (Ear, Nose, Throat) Department at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital. He said this was evidenced by the decrease in the number of patients applying to use the Medical Aid Scheme to seek medical treatment overseas and a decline in the length …