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115 Visit ER Due To Road Accidents In January

115 Visit ER Due To Road Accidents In January

115 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department last month due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. The statistics for January 2018 show that 115 victims required services of the Emergency Department, seven were admitted to the Acute Care Wing, two were admitted to the ICU,... Read more of this article

BHB: Valentine’s Gift For Regular Blood Donors

BHB: Valentine’s Gift For Regular Blood Donors

Bermuda Hospitals Board today [Feb 14] announced a new recognition programme for its “highly valued regular blood and apheresis donors, saying that from today onwards when someone passes a landmark blood or apheresis donation of 10, 20, 50, 75 and 100 donations, they will be awarded a “special blood donor pin recognizing their contribution... Read more of this article

Meeting For Brown-Darrell Clinic Patients

Meeting For Brown-Darrell Clinic Patients

Patients and others “who are concerned about the impending closure of the Brown-Darrell Clinic” are invited to attend a meeting on Thursday [Feb 1] at 5:30pm at St. Paul’s Centennial Hall, where Dr Ewart Brown will be available “to answer any questions.” A spokesperson said, “Patients of Bermuda HealthCare Services/Brown-Darrell... Read more of this article

BHB Extend Thanks After Community Event

BHB Extend Thanks After Community Event

The Bermuda Hospitals Board thanked everyone who attended the MWI Community Event at Pier Six on Thursday, January 18th, where approximately 70 attendees participated in a series of conversations with MWI staff regarding seven projects to improve mental health, child & adolescent, intellectual [previously learning] disability and substance abuse... Read more of this article

MWI To Host Community Conversation Event

MWI To Host Community Conversation Event

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] invites people to a community conversation event focusing on improving addiction, learning disability and mental health services at the Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute [MWI]. The event will take place on Thursday 18 January 2018 at Pier Six. Light refreshments will be provided, with doors opening at 5pm and the event starting... Read more of this article

Lightbourne & Coldwell Earn BHB Scholarships

Lightbourne & Coldwell Earn BHB Scholarships

Bermuda Hospitals Board today announces the first two recipients of its mental health scholarship awards as Waleed Lightbourne and Janai Coldwell. “The scholarships were newly established this year and are administered by BHB. This year, they were funded with donations from the Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust,” BHB said. “Recipients... Read more of this article

BHB Issues Visitor & Holiday Advisory

BHB Issues Visitor & Holiday Advisory

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is requesting that members of the public with respiratory and flu-like symptoms not visit patients in the hospital, and is also advising the public of holiday hours at Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre and King Edward VII Memorial Hospital Emergency Department. A BHB spokesperson said, “Due to an increase in the number... Read more of this article

BHB: Community Notice Over Holiday Season

BHB: Community Notice Over Holiday Season

Bermuda Hospitals Board reminded people about its services over the holiday period and asked for people to take care of themselves and loved ones throughout the Holiday Season and New Year period. Acting Chief Executive Officer, R. Scott Pearman, comments: “We continue to work hard so people in Bermuda have the access they need to hospital services. “BHB... Read more of this article

Lamb Foggo Centre Restricted Hours Today

Lamb Foggo Centre Restricted Hours Today

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] advised the public that there will be “restricted opening hours for the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre on Saturday 16 December due to nurse availability.” “It will be open from 4pm to midnight, rather than mid-day to midnight. The UCC will return to normal weekend opening hours on Sunday 17 December,... Read more of this article

Donate Blood In Honour Of A Loved One

Donate Blood In Honour Of A Loved One

Struggling to know what to get someone you love for Christmas? This year you can donate blood in their honour and give them a special Christmas Card thanking them for helping save a life over the holidays. Everyone who donates blood from Monday 11 December through to the New Year, will be able to write a note for the person they love in a special card... Read more of this article

1,556 Visit ER Due To Road Accidents In 2017

1,556 Visit ER Due To Road Accidents In 2017

1,556 people visited the Hospital’s Emergency Department as far this year due to road traffic accidents, according to the latest statistics from the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]. Speaking at a press conference yesterday, Minister of Transport & Regulatory Affairs Walter Roban said, “Road traffic accidents are taking a terrible toll... Read more of this article

BHB Wins At 2017 International WOW! Awards

BHB Wins At 2017 International WOW! Awards

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] has been voted Workplace of the Year by the international employee recognition programme The WOW! Awards. BHB’s Child and Adolescent Services placed second in the WOW! What a Team category. BHB was shortlisted in the two categories from more than 20,000 nominations submitted to the independent customer service awards... Read more of this article

Lamb Foggo Care Centre Closed This Weekend

Lamb Foggo Care Centre Closed This Weekend

The Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre will be closed this weekend due to an “unanticipated staffing shortage,” BHB said. A BHB spokesperson said, “The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] today informs the public that the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] will be closed this weekend due to an unanticipated staffing shortage. “The UCC will close... Read more of this article