Wednesday, November 11, 2015

MOH memo 1

Memo showing approvals for the purchases from 2.4.15 (April 2nd, 2015) and 11.5.15 (May 11th, 2015)

MOH memo 2

Soon as the Government of Belize’s Press office post pictures on their Facebook page of Minister of Health, Pablo Marin handing over keys for new ambulances to respective drivers of recipient hospitals in the south and north of the country – did Ministry officials rush to set the record straight.

Minister of Health Pablo Marin handing over ambulances on Wednesday. November 11, 2015

Minister of Health Pablo Marin handing over ambulances on Wednesday. November 11, 2015

Encumbered public officers registered regret over the return of the dullard Pablo Marin as Minister of Health.

Ministry of Health’s release goshed: “As Belize strives to enhance a sustainable and effective health system throughout the country, the Ministry of Health is proactively seeking to scale up and maintain regional health clinics and hospitals in line with the growing demands in health.

In line with this, the Ministry of Health has procured and will be handing over six (6) new ambulances on Wednesday, November 11th in the Ministry of Health Parking Lot, Belmopan.

ambulances MOH memo 3

These ambulances will be placed across the different regions, namely: Punta Gorda, San Antonio, Independence, Dangriga, Orange Walk and San Ignacio/Benque. The ambulances will be officially handed over to regional managers and administrators of the polyclinics and hospitals mentioned above.

This equitative distribution by the Ministry of Health is regarded as a further improvement and response that these clinics must have in order to improve health services throughout Belize.”

NBZLive was sent a copy of a memo showing that the ambulances were bought and paid for prior to elections and paid for from accounts of recipient hospitals in the designated municipalities across the country.