Tag archive for ‘Ministry of Public Health’
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 5th, 2020

Ministry will publish list of payroll subsidy recipients

PHILIPSBURG – The Ministry of Finance will publish the list of employers that have received payroll support after the regulation that makes publication possible is in place. The list has already been sent to More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, March 22nd, 2020

Sint Maarten Trust Fund Steering Committee Approves US$3.6 million for Rapid COVID-19 Response

PHILIPSBURG — Following a request from the Government of Sint Maarten and a rapid technical review by the World Bank, the Netherlands-financed Sint Maarten Recovery, Reconstruction and Resilience Trust Fund has More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, January 25th, 2020

CPS Closely Monitoring new flu respiratory virus 2019-nCoV

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department from the Sint Maarten Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, is closely monitoring international health More...

By Desk Editor On Wednesday, June 13th, 2018

Save Lives Clean Your Hands

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — According to the World Health Organization (WHO), health care-associated infections, infections acquired during delivery of health care, are common and are a risk factor More...

By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 7th, 2018

CPS calls on parents and guardians to take preventive measures against scabies

GREAT BAY — Sint Maarten (DCOMM) — The Collective Preventive Services (CPS), a department within the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour (Ministry VSA), seeks to share information More...

By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018

Mediation congress at Belair Community Center on Friday

PHILIPSBURG – The Belair Community Center is the stage for a mediation congress organized by the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor in collaboration with VNG International. The congress will More...

By The Publisher On Thursday, November 30th, 2017

More than 1,800 applications for food vouchers

PHILIPSBURG – The Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labor has so far received more than 1,800 applications for basic needs food vouchers, minister Emil Lee said on Wednesday. More applications More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, November 14th, 2017

WHO calls on farmers and food industry to stop using antibiotics

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The World Health Organization (WHO) is recommending that farmers and the food industry stop using antibiotics routinely to promote growth and prevent disease in healthy animals. The More...