Hospital horror! - Mother demands millions for brain damaged baby

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Having already waited more than 12 years for the Government to accept liability for medical negligence which left her daughter, Tashi Turner, with the mental capacity of a baby, 36-year-old Alisha Coleman will have to wait another two weeks to find…

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‘Sand, sea and surgery’ - Doctor targets back pain sufferers in push for medical tourism

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Jamaica’s 2011 Rhodes Scholar, Dr David Walcott, is moving to make the island the best in neurosurgery in this region.Walcott, who has done advanced studies in immunology, a branch of biology that studies the immune system in organisms, says there…

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Hostile health centres - Ministry gets 115 complaints in the first 92 days of this year

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More than 100 complaints were lodged with the Ministry of Health in the first three months of this year as Jamaicans took up the offer to report their negative experiences in the public-health sector.According to the most recent quarterly report…

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Hospital horror! - Mother demands millions - for brain damaged baby

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Having already waited more than 12 years for the Government to accept liability for medical negligence which left her daughter, Tashi Turner, with the mental capacity of a baby, 36-year-old Alisha Coleman will have to wait another two weeks to find…

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Saluting a legend - Tributes flow to mark the death of chairman of the - RJRGLEANER Communications Group, J.A. Lester Spaulding

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CBU - regionalbroadcasting stalwartThe Caribbean Broadcasting Union (CBU) yesterday offered a tribute in memory of its ‘Hall of Famer’ and regional broadcastingstalwart, J.A Lester Spaulding.He was president of the CBU from 1987 to 1991. During his…

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NIDS data concerns - Cybersecurity expert supports proposed system but warns about hackers

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As public debatecontinues over theproposed National Identification System (NIDS), an international cybersecurity expert is expressing concern about the ability of the Government to protect the data it will capture from Jamaicans.Marc Asturias,…

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EPOC co-chairman urges wage restraint

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Co-chairman of the Economic Programme Oversight Committee (EPOC) Keith Duncan is calling for restraint and understanding on all sides in the present round of public-sector wage negotiations.According to Duncan, there needs to be greater ownership of…

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Hayden-Cater to leave JN Bank

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Maureen Hayden-Cater will leave office as managing director of JN Bank, effective November 30.The bank yesterday announced that following the reorganisation of the JN Group and the conversion of the Jamaica National Building Society (JNBS) to a…

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Ronald Thwaites | Now the boss has spoken

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Ronald Thwaites | Now the boss has spoken

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