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BHB: Five-Year Strategy For Services At MWI

BHB: Five-Year Strategy For Services At MWI

Bermuda Hospitals Board has published a five-year strategy for Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute services, noting that “it provides a pathway for mental health, intellectual disability and substance use services.” The MWI Directorate Plan 2021-2026 was developed following the launch of the BHB Strategic Plan 2021-2026 last year. R Scott Pearman,... Read more of this article

Butterfield & Vallis Win Blood Drive Competition

Butterfield & Vallis Win Blood Drive Competition

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] today announced that Butterfield & Vallis won the Corporate Blood Drive. A spokesperson said, “In this ninth competition, 15 local companies competed. Every blood donation from an employee or an employee’s friends and family, counts towards the final total. The winner is always announced on World Blood Donor Day,... Read more of this article

Temporary Chillers To Be Installed At KEMH

Temporary Chillers To Be Installed At KEMH

The Bermuda Hospitals Board advised “that five temporary chillers will be installed on the KEMH site near to the Berry Hill visitors’ car park and delivery area of the General Wing.” A spokesperson said, “There should be no impact to patients accessing patient parking areas as the construction site is not a public area. Vendors who... Read more of this article

Hotel Stay Prize Offered For Donating Blood

Hotel Stay Prize Offered For Donating Blood

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] and Bermuda Blood Donor Centre thanked the Hamilton Princess & Beach Club, for the second year running providing two prizes to recognise the blood and apheresis donors in Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The prizes are a stay at the hotel, and a champagne brunch, which will be offered as raffle prizes to Bermuda’s... Read more of this article

Plan For People With Intellectual Disabilities

Plan For People With Intellectual Disabilities

Minister of Social Development & Seniors Tinee Furbert and Bermuda Hospitals Board Clinical Director of Intellectual Disabilities Morrisa Rogers held a press conference today [May 18] to announce the start of a consultation on a National Plan for People with Intellectual Disabilities and their families.Minister of Social Development and Seniors... Read more of this article

Lamb Foggo Returns To Normal Weekday Hours

Lamb Foggo Returns To Normal Weekday Hours

The Bermuda Hospitals Board announced that from Monday 2 May, the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] will be returning to its normal Monday to Friday hours of 2pm to 10pm, “following the implementation of temporary hours on weekdays due to staff pressures.” “Weekend hours were not changed, and still remain at 9am to 9pm,” a... Read more of this article

Traffic Diversions In KEMH Area On April 26

Traffic Diversions In KEMH Area On April 26

The Bermuda Hospitals Board advised “that there will be traffic diversions for those driving to the front of the Acute Care Wing on Tuesday 26 April 2022. A spokesperson said, “Cleaning of the outside of the hospital building necessitates use of a lift that will block the road [on the campus] at the main entrance. “Pedestrians and... Read more of this article

BHB: 53 Of 1800 Staff Off Due To Covid

BHB: 53 Of 1800 Staff Off Due To Covid

“We have and will continue to publicly share hospital-wide statistics, and out of all 1,800 staff members, we currently have 53 staff off work as positive cases or close contacts of positive cases,” the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] said. A spokesperson, “We have and will continue to publicly share hospital-wide statistics, and out of all 1,800... Read more of this article

Traffic Diversions At KEMH From April 18 – 22

Traffic Diversions At KEMH From April 18 – 22

The Bermuda Hospitals Board advised “that there will be traffic diversions on the King Edward VII Memorial campus for those driving to the front of the Acute Care Wing including the Emergency Department entrance.” “The diversions will be in place from Monday 18- Friday 22 April 2022,” a spokesperson said. “Cleaning of the... Read more of this article

Primary Stroke Centre Receives Distinction Award

Primary Stroke Centre Receives Distinction Award

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] announced that its Primary Stroke Centre, part of a clinical affiliation with Johns Hopkins Medicine International [JHMI], has received the Stroke Distinction Award from Accreditation Canada for its Acute Stroke Services and its Inpatient Rehabilitation Services standards. A letter from Accreditation Canada announcing... Read more of this article

No Through Road Traffic At KEMH On Friday

No Through Road Traffic At KEMH On Friday

Bermuda Hospitals Board advised that “there will be no through traffic on the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] campus between Point Finger and Berry Hill Roads on Friday 8 April 2022. A spokesperson said, “Cleaning of the outside of the hospital building necessitates use of a lift that will block the road on the campus near the Botanical... Read more of this article

BC Students Give 1000 Hot Cross Buns To BHB

BC Students Give 1000 Hot Cross Buns To BHB

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] welcomed Bermuda College culinary arts students and lecturer Senior Chef Dr. Teneika Eve as they delivered 1,000 hot cross buns to staff at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital and Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI] in a community-minded, give-back initiative. Scott Pearman, Deputy CEO, BHB; Chef Eve and the culinary arts... Read more of this article

$670,000 Donated To BHB Covid Vaccine Clinic

$670,000 Donated To BHB Covid Vaccine Clinic

Following donations both corporate and private, the Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Foundation [BHCF] has contributed $670,000 to the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] for the operation of its Covid-19 vaccination clinic. A spokesperson said, “Thanks to the kindness and generosity of the Bermuda community, both corporate and private, the Bermuda Hospitals... Read more of this article