MONTEGO BAY, APRIL 29, 2016- The Staff at the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH) in Montego Bay have earned accolades from Minister of Health, Dr Christopher Tufton. “I think the staff – medical staff, nurses, doctors, the administrative staff - are doing an amazing job under very challenging circumstances,” said Dr Tufton, following an extensive tour of the hospital yesterday.
Against the background of kidney failure being a major health factor in Jamaica, by this weekend three persons living with the problem will be given a new lease on life through transplants at the Cornwall Regional Hospital.
Given its strategic role as the premier hospital in western Jamaica, the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH) is being made ready in earnest to professionally handle any emergency associated with the deadly Ebola virus.
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, Oct. 11, 2014 - The Ministry of Health is to formulate policy to guide the development of kidney transplantation as a viable alternative to haemodialysis for persons with end stage renal disease.This is the word from Health Minister Dr. Fenton Ferguson.
MONTEGO BAY, Jamaica, Oct. 6, 2014 - Buoyed by the success of last year’s breakthrough operations, the Cornwall Regional Hospital (CRH) in Montego Bay will this week follow up with more kidney transplants.