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Covid-19 Updates Now at 4pm in New Dashboard Format

  THE Ministry of Health will issue only one Covid-19 update at 4 pm each day in a new format starting from Thursday. Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr Roshan Parasram revealed this at the virtual media conference of the Ministry of Health on Wednesday. He said the release would be in a new and improved […]Read More

Home Quarantine for Mild Covid-19 Patients

    By Pamela Ramcharan HOSPITAL beds are being reserved for Covid-19 positive patients who are “moderately and severely ill” while those with mild or no symptoms will be required to self-quarantine at home. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr Roshan Parasram, during the Ministry of Health’s virtual media conference on Wednesday. […]Read More

TT to be Listed for Community Spread with Covid-19

  By Sue-Ann Wayow TRINIDAD and Tobago should soon be listed on the World Health Organisation (WHO)’s website as being a country with community spread. This is according to Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram who said recommendation has been made for an update to WHO. Speaking at a media conference hosted by Prime Minister […]Read More

CMO: Covid-19 Now in Clusters in TT

    WITH the recent spike of Covid-19 cases, Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram says the epidemic is evolving into clusters in Trinidad and Tobago (TT). He made this statement at a media conference hosted by Prime Minister Dr Keith Rowley at the Diplomatic Centre, St Ann’s, on Friday. Five additional Covid-19 cases were […]Read More

CMO Not at Odds with Government

  THE Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram did not resign and is not at odds with Government. This was stated by Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh at the virtual media conference on Wednesday morning. Deyalsingh said that Dr Parasram was not at the virtual media conference on Monday as he attended a family matter. […]Read More

90 Teachers, Parents, Students of Maraval RC School in Self

  By Pamela Ramcharan STUDENTS and teachers who returned to the Maraval Roman Catholic School this week, along with their household family members will be placed on a 14-day quarantine. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram during the Health Ministry’s virtual media conference on Saturday. It came after confirmation that one […]Read More

One More Covid-19 Case

    By Pamela Ramcharan ONE more person has been tested positive for the coronavirus. Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Dr Roshan Parasram made this revelation as he gave a clinical update on Covid-19 at the Health Ministry’s virtual media conference on Saturday. This brings the number of active cases of Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago […]Read More

Active Covid-19 Case in TT is Mild

  THE only active case of Covid-19 in Trinidad and Tobago is a mild one. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual media conference on Monday morning. Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh said the patient was brought into the country last week via air ambulance from Houston in Texas. […]Read More

Coast Guard Rescues 32 Venezuelans from Sinking Boat

  THE Trinidad and Tobago Coast Guard (TTCG) has intercepted a sinking boat with 32 Venezuelans on Wednesday. This was revealed by Chief Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram at the virtual media conference. He said it was a matter for the Ministry of National Security but the Health Ministry will make an assessment of the […]Read More

CMO Manages Rare Smile at VMC

  CHIEF Medical Officer Dr Roshan Parasram manages a smile at the virtual media conference (VMC) on Monday morning when Communications Minister Donna Cox wishes him belated birthday greetings. He celebrated his birthday on May 8. The CMO, who has been implementing the policies advocated by Minister of Health Terrence Deyalsingh and the Cabinet, has […]Read More