Tuesday, July 31, marked a historic day for the health sector in St. Kitts and Nevis, as the Team Unity Government followed up the re-commissioning of the Dental Clinic and re-establishment of EMT/ambulance services at the Mary Charles Hospital with the official opening of the Ministry of Health District Medical Office in Conaree Village.

Conaree is to improve access to healthcare services to more than one thousand residents of Conaree and its surrounding environs. Dr. Laws stated, “Previously, persons from this community had to travel 2.4 miles to the Newtown Health Centre or 3.6 miles to St. Peter’s Health Centre or 3.9 miles to Cayon Health Centre.