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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

Update On Hospital’s New Acute Care Wing

Update On Hospital’s New Acute Care Wing

In a recent update on the Acute Care Wing construction a BHB spokesperson said, “We are now in the transition period which allows for remaining construction minor deficiency items to be completed and for BHB to continue orientation/training and assume responsibility for the security of the new wing. “This process will continue to develop... Read more of this article

BHB Offering Tours Of New Acute Care Wing

BHB Offering Tours Of New Acute Care Wing

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] is laying on free public tours as well as a paid fundraising tour of the new Acute Care Wing as it gets closer to completion. A spokesperson said, “You have a chance to tour the new Acute Care Wing in style by attending Tour d’oeuvres. Organised by Bermuda Hospitals Board, the event will feature hors d’oeuvres,... Read more of this article

BHCT’s Final Push On Why It Matters Campaign

BHCT’s Final Push On Why It Matters Campaign

The Bermuda Hospitals Charitable Trust [BHCT] is just about the launch the final push toward the “Why it Matters” campaign, with an emphasis on engaging the entire community. A spokesperson said, “While the campaign is more than 75% complete, there is still a way to go for the September deadline to make the final $20 million payment... Read more of this article

New Acute Wing Moves Closer To Completion

New Acute Wing Moves Closer To Completion

The new Acute Care Wing is nearing completion, with service commencement successfully achieved on June 12, 2014. The wing will now remain in an “operating period” during which minor construction problems can be completed, with Paget Health Services [PHS] to commence their facilities management works and the Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB]... Read more of this article

People’s Pharmacy Wins KEMH Contract

People’s Pharmacy Wins KEMH Contract

The Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] today announced that People’s Pharmacy was the successful bidder for the outpatient pharmacy contract at King Edward VII Memorial Hospital [KEMH]. The contract allows People’s Pharmacy to operate a retail pharmacy in the new Acute Care Wing of KEMH for outpatients and the community. A BHB spokesperson said, “At... Read more of this article

Bacardi Donates $500,000 For KEMH Upgrade

Bacardi Donates $500,000 For KEMH Upgrade

Bacardi Limited, the largest privately held spirits company in the world, today announced its commitment of $500,000 to the Bermuda Hospital Charitable Trust [BHCT] “Why it Matters” campaign. A spokesperson said, “During a donation ceremony at the Bacardi global headquarters, Bacardi Limited Chairman Facundo L. Bacardi and Chief Executive... Read more of this article

BHB: Win A Tour Of The New Acute Care Wing

BHB: Win A Tour Of The New Acute Care Wing

You can win a tour of the new Acute Care Wing, the Bermuda Hospitals Board said today [July 7]. The public is invited to visit the free exhibition The Acute Care Wing: Design – Construction – Complete currently running at the Bermuda Society of Arts gallery on the top floor of City Hall. A spokesperson said, “The exhibition highlights the... Read more of this article

KEMH Appoints New Consultant Geriatrician

KEMH Appoints New Consultant Geriatrician

Bermuda Hospitals Board [BHB] have announced the appointment of a Consultant Geriatrician, Dr Htay Myint, MD, who will work closely with BHB’s Chief of Geriatrics, Dr David Harries, and take over from him in this role when his contract expires in September 2015. Dr Myint will report to Dr Harries until his departure. Dr. Myint worked in both the... Read more of this article


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