Ministry of Health saddened by Incident at Rathdune

Sunday, June 25, 2017 9:57 PM- George's, Grenada

ST. GEORGE'S, GRENADA, JUNE 25, 2017 - GOVERNMENT INFORMATION SERVICE (GIS): - Senior officials from the Ministry of Health on Saturday reached out to grieving families offering condolences and support, following an incident that left one patient dead at the Mt. Gay Hospital, in St. George’s.

Health officials saddened by the rather unfortunate incident, responded quickly to the reports and; took additional steps to ensure the continued safety of other patients and staff.

GIS has confirmed that shortly after the incident was brought under control members of the Ministry’s Senior Management Team (SMT) were out visiting the families of the two patients to officially inform them of the occurrence while at the same time offer all necessary and possible support.

Meanwhile (GIS) can also report that the affected families have welcomed the Ministry’s quick response and kind gesture of support at this difficult period.

Health officials say that they will be providing counseling and other forms of support for the staff as well the families affected by this incident .

The incident is believed to have occurred very early in the morning on June 24, at Rathdune.




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