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DOH Behavioral Health, Alcoholism and Drug Dependency Office Relocates on St. Croix

Services available at the Golden Rock location include outpatient clinic services, individual therapy, group therapy, clubhouse, and substance prevention and intervention services.

Veterans Administration Caribbean Schedules Vaccination Booster Shots and Veterans Townhall

In collaboration with the V.I. Office of Veterans Affairs, the Veterans Administration Caribbean Healthcare System will conduct vaccination clinics and an in-person town hall for veterans residing within the Virgin Islands.

Yellow Fever Vaccine Now Available in Territory

The Neighborhood Pharmacy, located in Frederiksted, St. Croix, is the first location in the V.I. where vaccines can be obtained.

125th COVID-Related Death Confirmed by Health Department

The Virgin Islands Health Department confirmed the territory’s 125th death related to COVID-19 on Tuesday, an 84-year-old St. Thomas man.

VIDOH Reports Cases of Respiratory Syncytial Virus (RSV) in the Territory

Several cases of the respiratory syncytial virus are present in the territory, with seven hospitalizations so far this season, the V.I. Department of Health announced Sunday. 

Four Fire Service Members Complete EMR to EMT Bridge Program

The EMR to EMT Bridge Program provides EMT training to employees who are currently certified as EMRs and prepares them for the next level of certification training.

Office of Veterans Affairs to Subsidize Travel for VA Medical Appointments

In the case of the Virgin Islands, there is an outpatient clinic on St. Thomas and one on St. Croix; however, the closest VA Medical Center is on Puerto Rico.

VIDOH Updates the Public on the Latest COVID-19 Cases

There are 44 active cases of COVID-19 territory-wide, according to the VI Department of Health.

Roach Reminds Residents of Medicare Part D Open Enrollment Deadline

Medicare Prescription Drug Plan (Part D) offers prescription drug coverage to all Medicare beneficiaries, with some exceptions.

Liberty VI Employees Join Cancer Support VI to ‘Give Cancer the Boot’

Liberty VI and Cancer Support VI have teamed up to raise funds and awareness to support the fight against breast cancer in the USVI during October.
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