KINGSTON, Jamaica, September 4, 2021 - Opposition spokesman on Labour, Senator Lambert Brown, has expressed concern over the continuing deaths of health care workers from health facilities across the island as a result of complications from the SARS-CoV2 virus, and questioned whether they are covered by insurance.
KINGSTON, Jamaica: September 4, 2021 - While Prime Minister Andrew Holness was visiting selected vaccination centres, Opposition Leader Mark J. Golding and a team on Friday took the opportunity to respond to concerns regarding working conditions and the state of the island's health facilities, by visiting the St. Ann’s Bay Hospital where he did a wellness check and delivered masks and other supplies to the staff at the institution.
KINGSTON, Jamaica September 2, 2021 - As the island continues to experience a tremendous spike in Covid cases as well as unprecedented hospitalizations, Prime Minister Andrew Holness has announced an extension of the lockdown period and a continuation of the curfews in an effort to curb the spread of the virus.
KINGSTON, Jamaica: September 1, 2021 - Shadow Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr Morais Guy, MP., is warning the Prime Minister against the politicization of Jamaica’s coronavirus vaccination programme and his ill-advised tours that breach the country’s public health regulations and the Disaster Risk Management Act.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 30, 2021 - Opposition Leader Mark Golding has written to Prime Minister Andrew Holness expressing concern over “the reports of the deep crisis in our health system, as the volume of patients grows day by day in the current torrent of infections.”
SAVANNA-LA-MAR, Westmoreland, August 29, 2021 - Former member of parliament for Eastern Westmoreland, Luther Buchannan, wants “the Minister of Health to declare the parish of Westmoreland a COVID disaster Parish.”
KINGSTON, Jamaica. August 22, 2021. Opposition Spokesman on Health and Wellness, Dr Morais Guy, says a number of the Vaccination sites did not function properly yesterday as there was no supply of the AstraZeneca vaccine for others accompanying children to get the Pfizer vaccine.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 20, 2021 - The first tranche of 600-thousand doses of Pfizer vaccines being donated to Jamaica by the Biden-Harris administration of the United States Government, arrived on the island this week and were met on arrival by prime minister Andrew Holness.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, August 9, 2021 - The People’s National Party is expressing deep concern at the sharp spike in COVID-19 cases and very high positivity rates, along with the rapid increase of COVID-19 hospitalizations and deaths, since the relaxing of restrictions about a month ago.
KINGSTON, Jamaica, July 29, 2021 - i-doc Concierge Wellness Services Limited is looking to expand its operations across the island with the establishment of offices in all 14 parishes at a preliminary estimate of $1 billion.