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BHB Receives $500,000 Donation From Patients

BHB Receives $500,000 Donation From Patients

Bengt and Brigitta Nygren have donated $500,000 to the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB], saying that they ”were so pleased and grateful for the care and attention” they received. A spokesperson said, “Medical equipment and staff training worth half a million dollars has been donated to Bermuda Hospitals Board by two patients. “Mr... Read more of this article

BHB CEO Pearman To Speak At Docs For Dinner

BHB CEO Pearman To Speak At Docs For Dinner

Recently appointed Bermuda Hospitals Board CEO and President Scott Pearman is the guest speaker at Bermuda HealthCare Services [BHCS] and Brown-Darrell Clinic’s quarterly Docs for Dinner series on Thursday, March 14 at Blu Bar & Grill. A spokesperson said, “Mr. Pearman will speak on Building Bridges, Transforming Healthcare. We urge... Read more of this article

Single Lane Traffic On Point Finger Road Today

Single Lane Traffic On Point Finger Road Today

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is advising the public of a single lane traffic disruption on Point Finger Road until 4.00pm today [Feb 23]. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board advises the public that traffic on Point Finger Road has been reduced to a single lane. The disruption is to facilitate a high lift for exterior inspection of the... Read more of this article

BHB Invites Students To Apply For Positions

BHB Invites Students To Apply For Positions

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is inviting students to apply for summer employment positions. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board is dedicated to ensuring the highest quality healthcare through service, education and leadership. Bermudian students who are already attending university or college are encouraged to join our family for the... Read more of this article

BHB & MP Dunkley On Dialysis Unit Issue

BHB & MP Dunkley On Dialysis Unit Issue

[Updated] Bermuda Hospitals Board is “currently investigating a water test result from the tanks that feed its Dialysis Unit” and “out of an abundance of caution and to ensure patient safety, we are diverting patients to other community dialysis service providers while we await the results of the tests.” BHB Statement A BHB spokesperson... Read more of this article

BHB Launches Survey To Enhance Patient Flow

BHB Launches Survey To Enhance Patient Flow

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is asking people who have been an inpatient at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital to fill in a short survey about their experience and to provide details about where they experienced delays. A spokesperson said, “The survey is part of a 100-day challenge that started on 1 December, with the goal of improving internal... Read more of this article

Applications Open For BHB Summer Jobs

Applications Open For BHB Summer Jobs

Bermuda Hospitals Board has announced the opening of applications for Summer 2024, welcoming Bermudian university/college students, especially those in specified fields. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board welcomes applicants for Summer 2024! Bermuda Hospitals Board is dedicated to ensuring the highest quality healthcare through service,... Read more of this article

Hospitals Auxiliary Honours 75 Candy Stripers

Hospitals Auxiliary Honours 75 Candy Stripers

Seventy-five candy stripers were recognised for their commitment and service at the annual Candy Striper Award Ceremony held on Saturday [Jan 6] in the First Floor Conference Room at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital. A spokesperson said, “The candy striper service is one of the programs run by the Hospitals Auxiliary of Bermuda [HAB]. Saturday’s... Read more of this article

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2024

Bermuda Welcomes First Baby Of 2024

Bermuda welcomed its first baby of 2024, Isabelle Clare Faries, born at 5:37 pm on Tuesday, January 2, 2024. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda’s first baby of 2024 was born on Tuesday 2 January 2024 at 5.37pm. Isabelle Clare Faries weighed 6 lbs and 7 ounces and Bermudian parents Ryan and Lyndsay Faries say they’ll call her ‘Bella’.” “Bella... Read more of this article

BHB Purchases Craig Appin House Building

BHB Purchases Craig Appin House Building

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] announced it has “purchased Craig Appin House in Hamilton in a favourable deal that protects it from future rental increases.” A spokesperson said, “BHB has rented space in Craig Appin for over ten years, after it had to decant its Human Resources, ITS and Finance offices from the Queen Elizabeth Nurses... Read more of this article

BHB Offer Raffle Prizes For Blood Donation

BHB Offer Raffle Prizes For Blood Donation

Bermuda Hospitals Board has announced a new initiative to boost blood donations with a Valentine’s Day raffle. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board today announces a raffle being run by the Bermuda Blood Donor Centre. Starting on Tuesday 2 January 2024, if an existing blood donor brings another person who hasn’t donated before... Read more of this article

Lamb Foggo Will Be Closed On December 25 & 26

Lamb Foggo Will Be Closed On December 25 & 26

Bermuda Hospitals Board extended wishes for a safe holiday weekend and advised that Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] in St. David’s will be closed on Monday and Tuesday. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board wishes the public a safe and happy holiday weekend. If urgent medical care is required the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC]... Read more of this article

Scott Pearman Appointed BHB CEO & President

Scott Pearman Appointed BHB CEO & President

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] has appointed R. Scott Pearman as the new Chief Executive Officer [CEO] and President. A spokesperson said, “Bermuda Hospitals Board today announces that the Deputy CEO R Scott Pearman has been appointed as the new chief executive officer [CEO] & president of BHB following a competitive recruitment process. He... Read more of this article

BHB: Please Do Not Visit Patients If You Are Sick

BHB: Please Do Not Visit Patients If You Are Sick

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] today “reminded people not to visit patients in hospital if they have respiratory symptoms, including patients in acute and critical care, Gosling [children’s] and maternity units, and residents in long term care units and group homes.” A spokesperson said, “With figures for respiratory illnesses rising... Read more of this article

Blood Donor Centre Calls For O Positive Blood

Blood Donor Centre Calls For O Positive Blood

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is asking people with O positive blood to donate. Donors and potential donors are asked to call 236-5067 to make an appointment. A spokesperson said, “If you are unsure about your blood type but are willing to donate, please contact the Bermuda Blood Donor Centre at [441] 236-5067 or blood.donor@bhb.bm, by WhatsApp... Read more of this article

BHB To Light Up Green For Mental Health

BHB To Light Up Green For Mental Health

The Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute, in collaboration with King Edward VII Memorial Hospital, will illuminate the Acute Care Wing entrance with a soft green light starting Friday evening. The management and staff of the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute are urging the public again this year to be mindful of their mental health particularly in this holiday... Read more of this article