The Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment has increased preparatory work following a meeting held by the Caribbean Public Health Agency (CARPHA) on January 23rd, 2020, to update Member States on the novel coronavirus. 

The Ministry of Health, Wellness and Environment (MOHWE) is monitoring the outbreak of a new coronavirus which first appeared in China (at Wuhan, which is the capital of the Hubei Province).

An official launch was hosted by the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, for the local chapter of the Nursing Now global campaign.

A Handing over ceremony was held at the Accident and Emergency Department of the Milton Cato Memorial Hospital (MCMH) on Tuesday, 21st January, 2020.

The Ministry of National Mobilisation in collaboration with the Ministry of Health Wellness and the Environment and Logos Hope will facilitate the elderly within communities of Saint Vincent on Friday 20th December, at the Buccament Bay Poly Clinic with FREE eye exams and the provision of reading glasses to the elderly.