There’s something comfortably familiar about Dr. Scott Hartshorn. He practices thoroughly modern medicine on St. Thomas and St. John. He’s a family physician, a description that conjures up images of a doctor who treats people rather than diseases.
It’s been almost a month since Zika virus was confirmed in the territory, but local health officials are still uncertain about the scale of the outbreak due to testing surges that are slowing down results.
Growing up in Anguilla, Dr. Reva Richardson realized health care should be proactive, not just reactive. Getting into the medical profession 'was something from a young age I decided to do,' she said. And focusing on preventive care came just as naturally.