The Government of Saint Vincent and the Grenadines. Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment

Coronavirus Updates

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates

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The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment (MOHWE) has been advised that the Cabinet of Ministers gave approval on February 28, 2020, for the extension of the quarantine requirement to include all regions of Italy in view of the COVID-19 outbreak in that country.

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment cordially invites all Medical Doctors and Pharmacists in public and private practice to a forum to discuss patient pathways from identification of a possible COVID-19 case, through co-ordination of required steps on to discharge. 

The World Health Organization has confirmed that the disease, formerly referred to as the 2019 novel coronavirus (2019-nCov) has been officially renamed the coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19).

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment wishes to share with the general public some best practices to prevent the spread of the Coronavirus and other viruses.