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St John Ambulance Hosts Pop Up Booster Clinic

St John Ambulance Hosts Pop Up Booster Clinic

Over the weekend, a pop up Covid-19 booster clinic was hosted by local charity, St John Ambulance Bermuda. A spokesperson said, “The clinic, hosted at the charity’s headquarters on Point Finger Road saw more than 100 Moderna Bivalent booster shots administers, with persons lined up as early as 7:45am to receive them. The clinic was run by St... Read more of this article

Covid Vaccines Available At Northshore Medical

Covid Vaccines Available At Northshore Medical

Northshore Medical Center is informing the public that they offer both the Moderna Spikevax Bivalent and Pfizer Covid-19 Vaccines. A representative said, “We are encouraging the public to continue getting their vaccinations to keep themselves and their families safe. Your vaccine is as essential as you are. We are excited at the responses from our... Read more of this article

Pop-Up Clinic To Offer Covid-19 Booster

Pop-Up Clinic To Offer Covid-19 Booster

“I encourage eligible residents to take advantage of the opportunity to receive these newer COVID-19 booster shots designed to offer a defence against some of the newer variants,” said Minister of Health Kim Wilson as she encourages residents to consider getting Covid-19 booster shots. A Government spokesperson said, “St. John’s Ambulance will... Read more of this article

2 Deaths, 35 Positive, 23 Active, 2 In Hospital

2 Deaths, 35 Positive, 23 Active, 2 In Hospital

The Ministry received 1,064 test results — spanning 14 days — and 35 were positive, so there are now 23 known active cases, of which 2 people are in hospital, and the Ministry confirmed that the island has recorded two coronavirus-related deaths, bringing the total to 151 since the pandemic began in 2020. “Sadly, there have been two coronavirus-related... Read more of this article

Travel Authorisation Refunds Now Underway

Travel Authorisation Refunds Now Underway

The Ministry of Health announced that Travel Authorisation [TA] refunds began on Monday, November 14. A Government spokesperson said, “Refunding will happen chronologically, starting from the 14th and working towards the 30th. The refund process is expected to take 6 – 8 weeks. “Travellers requiring a TA refund do not need to contact the TA... Read more of this article

Covid Vaccine Available At Hamilton Health Clinic

Covid Vaccine Available At Hamilton Health Clinic

The coronavirus vaccine is now available at the Hamilton Health Clinic every Tuesday from 9am to 2pm. A Government spokesperson said, “Starting November 14th, the Pfizer-BioNTech original Adult formulation, and Moderna Bivalent coronavirus vaccines are available at the Hamilton Health Clinic, #3 Reid Street, every Tuesday from 9 am – 2 pm. “These... Read more of this article

Travel Authorisation Process Has Now Ended

Travel Authorisation Process Has Now Ended

In news that many will welcome, the travel authorisation process has now officially ended. In an online post yesterday, the Government said, “The travel authorisation [TA], the associated forty-dollar fee, and proof of vaccination or medical insurance will be ending today 13th November 2022. “Effective 14th November, the Bermuda Tourism... Read more of this article

OBA Pleased That TA Process & Fee Will End

OBA Pleased That TA Process & Fee Will End

The OBA is pleased with the “announcement that the Government is abolishing the Travel Authorisation and associated fee,” Michael Dunkley said, adding he ”hopes the Government will duly inform all airlines and cruise companies of the changes to avoid any confusion next weekend.” Mr Dunkley– the Shadow Health Minister —... Read more of this article

Travel Authorisation Process To End On Nov 13

Travel Authorisation Process To End On Nov 13

[Updated] The requirement for an approved TA and the associated $40 fee will end on November 13th, the Government announced today. A Government spokesperson said, “Today, the Bermuda Government is pleased to announce the elimination of the travel authorisation [TA] process three weeks earlier than previously announced, a move which will streamline... Read more of this article

1 Death, 88 Positive, 35 Active, 3 In Hospital

1 Death, 88 Positive, 35 Active, 3 In Hospital

The Ministry received 3356 test results — spanning 14 days — and 88 were positive, so there are now 35 known active cases, of which 3 people are in hospital, and the Ministry confirmed that the island has recorded a coronavirus-related death, bringing the total to 149 since the pandemic began in 2020. “Sadly, there was another coronavirus-related... Read more of this article

Deputy Governor To Read Throne Speech

Deputy Governor To Read Throne Speech

The Governor has tested positive for Covid, so Deputy Governor Tom Oppenheim will attend the Convening of the Legislature and read the Throne Speech this Friday. A spokesperson said, “Government House can advise that Her Excellency the Governor has tested positive for Covid-19. The Governor will continue to work remotely but will not be attending... Read more of this article

Travel Testing Requirements End On Tuesday

Travel Testing Requirements End On Tuesday

The “requirement for pre-arrival or pre-departure testing, arrival testing, and day 4 testing for all travellers will end” as of tomorrow [Oct 25]. The Government, who previously announced this, posted the reminder graphic below, saying, “As of 25 October 2022, the requirement for pre-arrival or pre-departure testing, arrival testing,... Read more of this article

Ministry Reminder: Covid-19 Vaccines Available

Ministry Reminder: Covid-19 Vaccines Available

The Ministry of Health is reminding residents “that the Pfizer-BioNTech original Adult formulation, Moderna Bivalent and Pfizer-BioNTech paediatric coronavirus vaccine and boosters are available through participating GP offices, Pharmacies and Pediatricians.” Minister of Health Kim Wilson said, “Our positive case numbers remain low; however,... Read more of this article