July 25, 2021

Cayman Islands Public Health advisory for measles outbreak

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Following confirmation of an imported case of measles in the Caribbean, the Public Health Department has issued an alert for travellers to be increasingly aware of the illness. Public Health officials are asking that anyone returning from the U.K. or other European countries, as well as some states in the U.S.A. where cases of measles […]

Cayman Islands Health Ministry advised vaccinations for Olympics

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Vaccinations Required for Olympics  The Public Health Department reminds residents travelling to the 2016 Olympic Games to get vaccinated, especially against measles and rubella, at least two weeks before departure. The Olympic Games are being held in Brazil from August 5 to 21, and the Paralympics from 7 to 18 September. “All residents of the […]

Cayman Islands: Measles outbreak in USA

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From Cayman Islands Public Health Department Public Health Advisory of Measles Outbreak Following reports of confirmed cases of measles in the United States of America (U.S.A), the Public Health Department has issued an alert to travellers to and from this region. “Although there is no need to be alarmed at this stage, we ask that […]

Cayman Islands give health advisory for World Cup travellers

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From Cayman Islands Public Health Department The Public Health Department has issued a health advisory to Cayman Islands residents who will be attending the World Cup in Brazil from June 12 through July 13 2014. “The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and the World Health Organization (WHO ) recommend that all residents of the Americas […]

Children to receive free vaccinations this week

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The Public Health Department is holding free vaccination clinics this week to ensure that children’s inoculations are up to date. The department will be contacting parents this week to schedule appointments for their children’s missed vaccinations. The clinics are being held as part of the Pan American Health Organization’s Vaccination Week in the Americas. “Since […]