The Additional Facilities at the St. Ann’s Bay Health Centre an Initiative by Honourable Minister of Health to reduce patient waiting time was official opened on Thursday, November 24, 2016. The ribbon was cut by the Honourable Shahine Robinson, Minister of Labour and Social Security and Member of Parliament for North-East St. Ann. The ribbon cutting was witnessed by (Right) Mr. Michael Belnavis, Chairman of St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital Management Committee, Mr. Dalas Dickinson, Cllr St. Ann’s Bay Division, and Pastor Philbert Whynn. (Left) Mr. Tyrone Robinson Chairman, North- East Regional Health Authority, Miss Fabia Lamm, Regional Director, North-East Regional Health Authority, Dr. Patrick Wheatle ,Regional Technical Director, North- East Regional Health Authority and Mr. Bentley Steer, Parish Manager of St. Ann Health Department.
Mr. Tyrone Robinson, Chairman of the North- East Regional Health Authority Board of Management was delighted to cut the ribbon to the newly build temporary facility for the Port Maria Health Centre, on Thursday, November 24, 2016. Mrs Knight who represented the Honourable Minister Robert Montague and Member of Parliament Dr. Morais Guy also participated in the ribbon cutting.
The Regional Director of the North- East Regional Health Authority, Miss Fabia Lamm, spoke to the audience at the Opening Ceremony of the Additional Facilities at the St. Ann’s Bay Health Centre by giving an overview of the purpose of the facilities and how they would aid in reducing the time patients send waiting for care.
4 The Minister of Health Doctor the Honourable Christopher Tufton visited the St. Ann’s Bay Hospital the Touring Party was lead by Dr Ian Titus Acting Senior Medical Officer (right)
5 North- East Regional Health Authority, Board Chairman Mr Tyrone Robinson JP, greets Dr. Peart of Port Maria Hospital in a tour of the Facility ;standing in the background are North- East Regional Authority Board Member Dr. Lincoln Wright and Chief Executive Officer of St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital , Mr. Leo Garel.
6 Left: Mr and Mrs. Cole from the Jamaica Nurses Association of New Jersey handing over a Automatic External Defibrillator to Mr .Leo Garel, Chief Executive Officer of the St Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital, Miss Carmen Johnson ,Deputy Director of Nursing Service (Acting) and Dr. Kyaw Soe Myint A&E Consultant at the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital
7 Annual Breast Feeding Week Launch 2016, held at St. Theresa Catholic Church in Annotto Bay St. Mary
8 Dr Tiffany Hunter Greaves presents at the PROMAC UWI Clinical Fellowship sensitization tour that took place at the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital
9 Ms Shelly McFarlane, Caribbean Institute of Research (1st Left), Dr. Rojas Baptista , Medical Epidemiologist, Non -Communicable Diseases Unit Ministry of Health, Ms Barbara McGawd, Jamaica Tobacco Coalition; judged NERHA’s presentation while Dr. Tamika Henry, Medical Officer and Dr Tamara Henry, Regional Non -Communicable Diseases coordinator , and Mr. Damion Scott, Regional Health Promotion and Education Officer (1st right) ,North-East Regional Health Authority,(NERHA) explained the display at the 4th Annual Non-Communicable Diseases Review held on September 8-9th at the Jamaica Conference Centre
10 Mrs. Senior Cole, Community Health Aide North- East Regional Health Authority explaining to the captive Judges how the foot care tools are used in the delivery of foot care services to clients
11 The Minister of Health Doctor the Honourable Christopher Tufton examines a tyre along with a Public Health Inspector (St. Ann Health Department) at the recently held Mosquito Search and Destroy Campaign in the Mansfield Heights Community