More Cuban nurses arrive

Nadisha Hunter, Jamaica Gleaner, May 6, 2011 Another group of Cuban nurses has joined the Jamaican health sector. The nurses, who arrived in the island yesterday, will be dispatched in the four health regions across the island to serve for two years. According to the Ministry of Health, the batch of 16 nurses represents the remainder of a total of 51 nurses who were recruited during a trip to Cuba by health ministry officials in June 2010. The first 35 started working in the public-health sector since January. ... More