Minister of Health Horace Dalley (fourth left) breaks ground for a state-of-the-art cancer treatment centre at the St Joseph’s Hospital compound in Kingston on Thursday. Also breaking ground are: Minister of Labour and Social Security and former Health Minister Dr Fenton Ferguson (second left); minister of state in the Ministry of Science, Technology, Energy and Mining Julian Robinson (fourth right), and board member, CHASE Fund, Joseph Matalon. Others (from third left) are: Executive Director of Jamaica Cancer Society Yulit Gordon; Chief Executive Officer of the National Health Fund Everton Anderson; Chairman of the National Health Fund Sterling Soares; and Chairman of the South East Regional Health Authority Dr Andrei Cooke.
A new state-of-the-art cancer treatment centre is to be built on the grounds of the St Joseph’s Hospital in Kingston. It is expected to be completed in 12 months. [Read more…]