OC­TO­BER 2016

Jamaica Gleaner - - NEWS -

• Sun­day Gleaner broke story on Oc­to­ber 9 of ba­bies dy­ing from bac­te­rial in­fec­tion at VJH.

• Health Min­is­ter Dr Christopher Tufton said he did not know of the deaths.

• Tufton sets up com­mit­tee and or­ders in­ves­ti­ga­tion.

• Four days later, on Oc­to­ber 13, the min­is­ter an­nounces find­ings at a press con­fer­ence.

• Health min­istry ac­knowl­edged that four ba­bies died.

• No men­tion of the VJH re­port and the 26 ba­bies who died.

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