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Health & Wellness

DOH to Conduct Community Assessment Survey

The purpose of the survey is to assess community needs after the hurricanes and to help guide the ongoing response efforts.

HHS Activates Aid for Uninsured V.I. Residents Needing Medicine

The program pays for prescription medications for people without health insurance who are affected by disasters. Thirteen pharmacies in the territory participate in EPAP.

Emergency Prescription Assistance Available in USVI as of Nov. 1

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services has activated the Emergency Prescription Assistance Program (EPAP) to help residents of the USVI get medicine, medical supplies, medical equipment and vaccines.

National Guard Team Mobile Treatment Van to Bring Medical Care to Anna’s Retreat on...

Individuals with chronic diseases: hypertension/diabetes, high cholesterol, allergies, breathing problems, etc. are encouraged to visit the Mobile Treatment Van.

Department of Health Releases Schedule of Services for Oct. 30-Nov. 3

The people of the Virgin Islands have the following choices to receive medical attention at different locations and at different times.

Stelnickis Donate Medical Expertise and $30,000 to Schneider Regional Medical Center

The Schneider Regional Medical Center (SRMC) is the recipient of a $30,000 donation from Children’s Health and Rehabilitative Missions, a charity that focuses on bringing hope to children around the world.

Health Center Announces New Hours of Operation and Items for Distribution

Full services will be provided from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday, starting Monday, Oct. 23.

Generators Can Be Dangerous; EOC Warns of Carbon Monoxide (CO) Poisoning

Residents of the U.S. Virgin Islands are warned against the negative effects of carbon monoxide (CO) poisoning. They are strongly warned against the practice of using generators in any enclosed space or indoors.

East End Medical Center Providing Limited Services

The St. Thomas East End Medical Center Corporation reminds the public it is providing limited services during abbreviated hours. The health center will be operating from 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday.

Proper Cleanup Following Hurricanes Can Reduce Mold, Minimize Health Risks

U.S. Virgin Islanders could encounter dangerous mold while cleaning up their homes after hurricanes Irma and Maria. Survivors can successfully remove mold and protect themselves and their families by taking a few basic precautions.





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