Saturday, August 1, 2015

San Fernando Teaching Hospital ready to treat patients

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Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar is assisted by Chairman of UDECOTT Jearlean John and, left, and Chairman of the South West Regional Health Authority (SWRHA) Lackram Bodoe as they cut the ribbon to officially open the San Fernando Teaching Hospital at Chancery Lane in San Fernando yesterday. Looking on are members of the cabinet from, left, Minister of Housing and Urban Development Roodal Moonilal, Minister of Tertiary Education Fazal Karim, Minister of Health Fuad Khan and Minister of Public Administration Carolyn Seepersad-Bachan.

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UDECOTT Project Manager Jonathan Patty, left, escorts Prime Minister Kamla Persad-Bissessar and members of the cabinet during a tour along the sky bridge which leads to excising San Fernando General Hospital from the new San Fernando Teaching Hospital which was opened yesterday at Chancery Lane in San Fernando.

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The San Fernando Teaching Hospital was officially handed over by the Urban Development Company Limited (UDECoTT) to the Ministry of Health, on Thursday January 9. The hospital at Chancery Lane is a 17 floor facility, and has services for x-ray, ECGs EEGs, urology testing, ultra sounds, paediatric, and gynaecology care. Doctors are on site 24/7. Express senior photographer Dexter Philip attended the event and captures these images.