Archive for April 3rd, 2020

CBC Extensions and Visa Counter remains closed

CBC Extensions and Visa Counter remains closed

| 03/04/2020 | 0 Comments

The Customs & Border Control (CBC) Extensions and Visa office on Elgin Avenue remains closed until further notice. However, anyone who is no longer working for their employers, or their work permit has been cancelled, are strongly encouraged to take the necessary steps to leave the island once an opportunity presents itself. People wanting to […]

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FDA Recall: Ranitidine Products

FDA Recall: Ranitidine Products

| 03/04/2020 | 0 Comments

The FDA has ordered a recall of all Ranitidine products, due to manufacturing issues. Patients taking any form of prescription Ranitidine (tablets or liquids) have been asked to discontinue and contact their doctor for an alternative. Persons have also been advised not to purchase over-the-counter Ranitidine products (e.g. Zantac®).

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Statement on telemedicine from health insurers

Statement on telemedicine from health insurers

| 03/04/2020 | 0 Comments

In support of the ‘Stay Home Cayman’ directive, the approved health insurers are working with qualified health professionals to facilitate telemedicine consultations where necessary. Telemedicine consultations are subject to the Standard Health Insurance Fee (SHIF) reimbursement, based on the duration of the calls. Please check with your individual health insurer for clarification if needed.

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