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Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre Holiday Hours

Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre Holiday Hours

The Bermuda Hospitals Board said they wish the public a happy and safe holiday weekend, and said “if urgent medical care is required the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre [UCC] in St David’s will be open from 4pm to midnight on Thursday and Friday and from noon to midnight on Saturday and Sunday. “Please note that if your condition is serious,... Read more of this article

First Therapeutic Plasma Exchange In Bermuda

First Therapeutic Plasma Exchange In Bermuda

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] said they are happy to report the first case of therapeutic plasma exchange on the island, a procedure which patients previously had to obtain overseas. On Friday 10 July, BHB Consultant Hematologist Dr Eyitayo Fakunle [Department of Pathology], Intensive Care Unit [ICU] Clinical Manager Veronica Coburn and ICU Nurse... Read more of this article

BHB To Reroute Traffic At Acute Care Wing

BHB To Reroute Traffic At Acute Care Wing

In order to install a new well pump, BHB Engineering Services will be rerouting traffic at the entrance of the Acute Care Wing [ACW] on Tuesday, July 7 starting at 4.00pm. The installation will take approximately four to six hours to complete. A spokesperson said, “During that time vehicular traffic will run in a two-way system on the hospital... Read more of this article

Traffic To Be Re-Routed At KEMH This Weekend

Traffic To Be Re-Routed At KEMH This Weekend

In order to fix a broken pipe, BHB Engineering Services will be re-routing traffic at the entrance of the Acute Care Wing from Saturday 4 – Monday 6 July 2015. A spokesperson said, “Vehicular traffic will run in a two-way system to the main entrance. The area will be manned by security personnel and marked with traffic cones. Please use... Read more of this article

Hospitals Week To Include ‘Know Your BHB’

Hospitals Week To Include ‘Know Your BHB’

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] has announced its first Hospitals Week in over 30 years, with the goal of helping provide data and information about the services it provides, how it operates, and how well it performs. A promotion called ‘Know Your BHB!’ will run in the lobbies of the new Acute Care Wing and General Wing of KEMH and aim to provide... Read more of this article

BHB Provides First Quarter 2015-2016 Update

BHB Provides First Quarter 2015-2016 Update

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] has updated the community on its activities aimed at improving quality and saving costs. Chairman, Jonathan Brewin [pictured], said, “BHB continues to work towards its vision to provide safe, high quality, people-centered, compassionate care every day. Benchmarking is essential for this process and Accreditation Canada... Read more of this article

Hospitals Board Appoints Second Oncologist

Hospitals Board Appoints Second Oncologist

The Bermuda Hospitals Board today [June 18] announced the appointment of Dr. Christopher Fosker [pictured], who is joining BHB’s Oncology department. Dr Fosker. is qualified to treat cancer patients with radiation therapy, chemotherapy and molecular therapy and will work closely with Bermuda Cancer and Health when they start to offer radiation treatment... Read more of this article

BHB To Present 3-Week Talent Showcase

BHB To Present 3-Week Talent Showcase

Over the next three weeks the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] will present the BHB Spring Talent Showcase, with staff members providing entertainment in various public areas of the MidAtlantic Wellness Institute and the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH] during lunchtime hours. The performances will be brief, between 15 and 20 minutes, allowing... Read more of this article

Variety Committee Donates $13,000 To BHCT

Variety Committee Donates $13,000 To BHCT

The committed group of individuals who voluntarily organize the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] has followed up on its success of last year in holding the second BHB Variety Show on April 11, raising $13,000 for the new acute care wing at KEMH. The event featured a lineup of 20 different acts and strong ticket sales from the outset, with a fun-filled,... Read more of this article

BHB Recognise International Day Of The Midwife

BHB Recognise International Day Of The Midwife

The Bermuda Hospitals Board today recognises International Day of the Midwife, 2015. BHB has 23 registered nurses with midwifery credentials and last year there were 559 births in the King Edward VII Memorial Hospital Maternity Department. The day is being celebrated around the world around the theme of “Midwives: for a better tomorrow”. Janet Wheelan,... Read more of this article

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