Health Minister expresses condolences after Nurse dies of complications from the coronavirus


Minister of Health and Wellness, Dr. Christopher Tufton has expressed condolences on behalf of the team at the Ministry to the family and friends of nurse, Annette White-Best, who died of complications from the coronavirus.

Ms. White-Best, who was 40 years-old, was assigned to the Percy Junor Hospital in Clarendon.

In expressing gratitude for her contributions to public health, Dr. Tufton said “she was on the frontline giving all the efforts, the commitment, the dedication to fighting covid, to saving lives and we honour her and her memory for that contribution.”

He said Jamaicans should recognise and appreciate the role frontline workers play in providing care and support.