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September 8th, 2018
Hearing impairment to be highlighted in lecture series

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A lecture series titled “Oh Be Careful, Little Ears Can You Hear” that will focus on hearing impairment, diagnostics modalities of treatment and speech development will be launched next week.

September 8th, 2018
Primary Health Services gets new leadership after 5-year absence

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - Local specialist Pediatrician with the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) Dr Natasha D. Frett, has been appointed Director of Primary Healthcare Services (PHS), effective September 1, 2018.

August 1st, 2018
Chronic Care ‘Pilot’ to manage diseases

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - A new chronic care programme will be piloted by the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) next month, to improve the management of chronic diseases in the Territory.

March 21st, 2018
RiteWay staff wear 'wacky' coloured socks for World Down Syndrome Day

PASEA ESTATE, Tortola, VI – Staff of RiteWay Food Market, in collaboration with the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA), celebrated World Down Syndrome Day (WDSD) today, Wednesday, March 21, 2018, by wearing bright and multi coloured socks and allowed two persons with Down Syndrome to spend two hours working with them.

August 25th, 2017
This Week We Feature Young Professional Shaday N. L. Peters

By Renee C. Williams

Our young professional this week is Ms Shaday N. L. Peters, 28, of Belle Vue, Tortola. Ms Peters is a Switchboard Operator at the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA).

March 15th, 2017
BVIHSA ambulances @ shelf life; Over $1.5M to accredit hospital

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- While testifying before the House of Assembly’s Standing Finance Committee as it deliberated the 2017 Budget, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the BVI Health Services Authority Mrs Paula G. Chester-Cumberbatch told the body there are only two ambulances on Tortola.

August 14th, 2016
Non-local reportedly tipped for BVIHSA CEO post

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Our usual authentic sources in the National Democratic Party (NDP) Government have hinted that the person to succeed Ms Darlene A. Carty-Baptiste as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) is not a Virgin Islander.

May 26th, 2016
Statutory Bodies struggling; Some may not be able to pay salaries

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI- Word is that most of the state owned Statutory Bodies are struggling financially to keep up.

January 16th, 2016
Social Services blesses 87 children & 28 families for the holidays

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI - The third annual Angel Tree Christmas Celebration at the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA) was noted to be a “huge success”, for last month’s holiday festivities.

May 7th, 2013
Cline blames poor tax structure for VI health bind

ROAD TOWN, Tortola, VI – Chairman of the BVI Health Services Authority (BVIHSA), John I. Cline, has laid blame for the Territory’s healthcare situation squarely at the foot of its poor tax structure.



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