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Electronic Medical Records implemented in Grenada

ST. GEORGE’S, GRENADA, May 10, 2017 – GIS: Grenada’s health care system, on May 9, embarked upon a more reliable, readily accessible and accountable approach to medical records management. It’s called Electronic Medical Records or EMR. Hon. Nickolas Steele, Minister […]

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Dr Trevor Layne: A Grenadian trailblazer

Dr Trevor Layne a trailblazer who is changing the world with medical breakthrough and social change. He has dedicated his life to the war on cancer. The

First Zika-related Microcephaly Case Recorded In Grenada

One Caribbean country has confirmed its first case of Zika-related microcephaly, while another is investigating a possible case. Grenada has confirmed that a baby was born with the birth

Thermocycler device provides zika testing in Grenada

St George’s University and Windward Islands Research and Education Foundation (WINDREF), in collaboration with the ministry of health, have partnered with Tetracore to build capacity towards diagnostics and

Gastroenteritis outbreak reported in Grenada

Health officials in Grenada are stepping up their response to manage and control what appears to be an increase in the number of gastroenteritis cases (gastro/stomach flu) in

Zika suspected in death of patient in Grenada

ST. GEORGE'S, Grenada, Jul 8, CMC – Grenada says it is yet to determine whether one of two people who was being treated for Guillain-Barré syndrome died as

CDC issues zika travel alert for Grenada

Following reports that local mosquito transmission of zika virus infection has been reported in Grenada, the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) on Thursday posted a

Grenada confirms first zika case

The ministry of health has advised that Grenada has reported its first laboratory confirmed case of zika virus infection. A 27-year-old female non-Grenadian was diagnosed as the island's

Mystery of infant death in Grenada deepens

Following a recent claim by the opposition National Democratic Congress (NDC) in Grenada that three young children had died at the General Hospital, reportedly from gastroenteritis, and a

Grenada government denies reports of three gastroenteritis infant deaths

The ministry of health in Grenada has denied reports that three babies had died as a result of gastroenteritis at the General Hospital last weekend. In a press statement

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