Health Minister, Dr. Christopher Tufton expresses concern over the number of incidents associated with maternal and childcare at hospitals

by June 9th, 2021

Health and Wellness Minister Dr. Christopher Tufton has expressed concern over the number of incidents associated with maternal and childcare at the island’s hospitals.

 

Speaking with IRIE FM news, Dr. Tufton notes that while the regional health authorities have been asked to thoroughly investigate each incident, he says more must be done.

 

He explains that it is important to look at the overall performance of the health system to address the underlying issue.

 

He says, the incidents happening at the nation’s health institutions are recurring, and this indicates a need to review the system.