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Medical officials have issued a public reminder that 24 hour urgent care services which were being delivered at the Soufriere hospital have now been moved to the Etangs Wellness Centre.

This comes in the aftermath of a major fire that has rendered the facility inoperable.

Speaking on the relocation of healthcare services Medical Officer in the Ministry of Health Dr Sharon Belmar George notes that all efforts are being made to restore normalcy at the Soufriere Hospital.

She informs that the Ministry of Health is working with fire officials as well as its partners at the Ministry of infrastructure and will notify the public on when services can resume.

Dr George notes that fire destroyed more than just the building, and that vital medical supplies have also been lost.

This is the second fire in one month at the Soufriere Hospital.

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