News & Events

St. Ann's Bay Hospital To Benefit From Panasonic Golf Classic

The St Ann’s Bay Hospital and Sandals Foundation Junior Golf Academy will be the beneficiaries of the second staging of the re-launched Panasonic Golf Classic slated for the Sandals Golf Country Club in Upton on November more

NERHA Responds to Incident Involving Doctor and a Patient at St. Ann Health Department

The Management of the North East Regional Health Authority does not condone the verbal or physical abuse of our staff and at the same time is committed to providing quality health care to all our more

“Ministry of Health Urges Continued Vigilance Against Influenza Infection"

The Ministry of Health is reminding members of the public that the region is still in the post pandemic stage of the Influenza A(H1N1) outbreak... read more

“Governor General visits Annotto Bay Hospital "

The Annotto Bay Hospital can now proudly boast that they are the only hospital in the island that has a combination Infant Incubator and Ventilator... read more

“St. Ann Celebrates Move for Health Day 2011"

Can you dance Dinki Mini? Well the Dinki Mini Competition was just one of the few highlights at St. Ann’s Move for Health Day 2011... read more

Commendation Receiveed From Office of Contractor General

It is with great pride that we celebrate and congratulate Mr. Ainsworth Buckeridge and the Procurement Team for the exemplary commendation they have received from the Office of the Contractor-General (OCG) for the procurement practices between April 2010 and June 2010..."read more

Mrs. Linda Sutherland-Hines, Director of Nursing at the Port Maria Hospital received Governor General’s Achievement Awards, Tuesday November 16, 2010

Go to and type in the name of Linda Sutherland-Hines and see what comes up. It will make you beam with pride to know that you work in an organization with this wonderful, kind, altruistic, professional..."read more

More help coming for St Ann's Bay Hospital

The ST Ann's Bay Hospital received a facelift on Labour Day, as the Jamaica Hotel and Tourist Association's (JHTA) Ocho Rios/Runaway Bay Chapter extended a helping hand..."read more

Health professionals lauded

AN AMERICAN-based nursing group that is in the island to observe Jamaica's health services has high praises for local health more

Awards from MOH

St Mary received two awards from Ministry of more

Bashy Bus

By September 2010, 15,000 vulnerable adolescents and young people will be equipped with knowledge and skills to prevent HIV and unplanned more

JN makes donation to St Ann Hospital

The Jamaica National Foundation has donated a vital signs monitor valued at almost $150,000 to the Accident and Emergency Department of the St Ann's Bay Regional Hospital. Representatives of the foundation, led by Ransford Davidson — senior manager of JNBS St Ann's Bay and Brown's Town branches — handed over the equipment to the hospital on Wednesday morning...Read More

Government Purchases 17 Ambulances

The Government has ordered 17 ambulances from Toyota Jamaica at a cost of US$884,000, with a delivery date of September this year. This was announced by Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Fenton Ferguson, at the handing over of two refurbished ambulances to the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital, on April 9. The vehicles were donated by the Angel Foundation, United Kingdom...Read More

Near-Death Experience Takes Two Ambulances To St Ann's Bay Hospital

A NEAR-DEATH experience in 2011, when two children, on holiday in St Ann with their mother nearly drowned, has resulted in benefits to the St Ann's Bay Regional Hospital (SABRH) a year and a half later...Read More

ECG Machines Donated to St. Ann's Bay Hospital

Two electrocardiograph (ECG) machines, valued at approximately $500,000, were yesterday (June 12) handed over to the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital in St. Ann. The donation, from the ‘Friends of the St. Ann’s Bay Regional Hospital’ was welcomed by Senior Medical Officer of the hospital, Dr. Nicole Dawkins, who said that they will improve the quality of care offered to patients...Read More

Lady Allen Reads To Kids At Doc Sue Happy Room

LADY ALLEN, wife of Governor General Sir Patrick Allen, followed up her Monday reading to the children at the Bustamante Childrens Hospital, which she sponsors, with a reading at the Doc Sue Happy Room at the St Anns Bay Regional Hospital on Wednesday...Read More

Eight benefited from surgeries done by Jamaican Surgeons

The equipment used by surgeons at the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) to operate on patients, is on par with the ones used in other countries. This is the view of Jamaican Orthopaedic Surgeon, Dr. Derrick McDowell...Read More