Free health checks are available to the public at Albuoy's Point, Hamilton on Friday, 18 August, 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm. The Department of Health's Community Nursing team is "Taking it to the streets" to screen adults 18 and over. Two further sessions will be held on Friday, 1 September (Dr. E. F. Gordon Square) and Friday, 22 September (King's Square, St. George), also from 4:00 pm to 8:00 pm.
The Bermuda Hospitals Board serves Bermuda's resident population of approximately 65,000 people, as well as the many visitors who come to the island each year.
The Bermuda Hospitals Board (BHB) is comprised of King Edward VII Memorial Hospital (KEMH), Mid-Atlantic Wellness Institute (MWI) and the Lamb Foggo Urgent Care Centre.
What do they do?
BHB offers comprehensive diagnostic, treatment and rehabilitative services in response to Bermuda’s full spectrum of medical and mental health needs.
The Board makes recommendations to the Minister of Health & Family Services on the development of the Hospitals and the hospital service in Bermuda and on such matters as the Minister may refer to the Board for advice.