Tag: Bermuda Hospitals

New Gift Shop Opens In New KEMH Wing

New Gift Shop Opens In New KEMH Wing

The Hospitals Auxiliary of Bermuda [HAB] opened its new Gift Shop in the lobby of the new Acute Care Wing today [Sept 15], featuring more space than its previous location and new stock items for sale. For the first time, the Gift Shop is offering a self-service coffee bar, with a choice of different coffees and teas along with wrapped baked goods. Opening... Read more of this article

New Emergency Department Location Opens

New Emergency Department Location Opens

[Updated] The King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] Acute Care Wing is set to open to the public, with the new emergency department opening its doors tonight at 12.01am. The emergency department entrance is located on Point Finger Road adjacent to the Acute Care Wing main entrance. After extended work and a successful campaign to raise the millions... Read more of this article

Change Of KEMH Visiting Hours On Sunday

Change Of KEMH Visiting Hours On Sunday

There will be no visiting hours on Cooper, Curtis and Perry Wards this Sunday [Sept 14], and patients with acute conditions on those wards will be transferred to the new Acute Care Wing on Sunday. “Visiting hours from 6 pm to 8 pm will be in place for those patients in the new wing on Sunday,” said Bermuda Hospitals Board President and CEO Venetta... Read more of this article

Photos & Video: KEMH Holds Ribbon Cutting

Photos & Video: KEMH Holds Ribbon Cutting

[Updated with video & photos] Crowds of people gathered today [Sept 10] to celebrate the official ribbon cutting ceremony of the new acute care wing at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH], with Premier Michael Dunkley and Minster of Health Jeanne Atherden on hand.The acute care wing will officially open to the public Sunday, September 14... Read more of this article

KEMH Acute Care Wing Very Near Completion

KEMH Acute Care Wing Very Near Completion

After extended work and a successful campaign to raise the millions of dollars necessary to complete it, the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] Acute Care Wing is set to open to the public, with the new department to open its doors on Sunday, September 14 at 12.01am. The Emergency Department, Diagnostic Imaging, Dialysis, Oncology, and five surgery... Read more of this article

Video: Acute Care Wing To Open Sept. 14

Video: Acute Care Wing To Open Sept. 14

After extended work and a successful campaign to raise the millions of dollars necessary to complete it, the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] Acute Care Wing is set to open to the public, with the new emergency department to open its doors on Sunday, September 14 at 12.01am. The Emergency Department, Diagnostic Imaging, Dialysis, Oncology, and... Read more of this article

BHB Honours Family’s 100 Years Of Service

BHB Honours Family’s 100 Years Of Service

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] has taken the time to recognize the Rogers family, highlighting the more than 100 years of service to the organisation represented by brothers Gregory, Berlyn and Winston Rogers, with father Herbert and sisters Charlene and Bernadine also having ties to the BHB. The article, featured in the BHB’s latest ‘Communiqué’... Read more of this article

Unique Surgery Marks A First For Bermuda

Unique Surgery Marks A First For Bermuda

A surgery performed for the first time here in Bermuda could allow a young man to breathe on his own for the first time since an accident paralyzed him several years ago, potentially allowing him to be cared for at home in the future. The patient, who was paralyzed from the neck down, has been relying on a ventilator because he does not have control... Read more of this article

Photos: New Hospital Acute Care Wing

Photos: New Hospital Acute Care Wing

The new Acute Care Wing at the King Edward Memorial Hospital [KEMH] opened to the media this morning in order to showcase the new facility.The Emergency Department, Diagnostic Imaging, Dialysis, Oncology, and five surgery theaters, as well as three wards on three floors totaling 90 beds, will be housed in the new wing.Construction of the Acute Care... Read more of this article

Healthcare Students Awarded Scholarships

Healthcare Students Awarded Scholarships

Bermuda Hospitals Board has awarded $30,000 in scholarships for this fiscal year to three students studying in fields that are projected to be in demand by the hospitals which include Nursing and Radiology. In addition, GlaxoSmithKline, a Bermuda-based subsidiary of GlaxoSmithKline plc, has once again awarded $30,000 to support a Bermudian student studying... Read more of this article


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