40 Percent reduction in dialysis cost

By Ashecia Sam. Updated 12: 52 p.m., Wednesday, August 12, 2020, Atlantic Standard Time (GMT-4).

Kingstown, St. Vincent (ONE NEWS SVG) – The cost of dialysis treatment in St. Vincent and the Grenadines has been reduced by 40-percent.

Prime Minister Dr. Ralph Gonsalves made this announcement while speaking on NBC Radio Face to Face Program this morning.

He said effective today, Wednesday August 12, 2020, patients accessing dialysis treatment will now pay $150 per session.

This is a $100 decrease from the $250 that patients previously paid.

Dialysis treatment is accessed at the Modern Medical and Diagnostic Center in Georgetown, the country’s lone dialysis treatment facility.

Written by onenewsstvincent

One News St. Vincent is a subsidiary of ONE NEWS MEDIA which also includes Campus Reporter News (UWI Mona) and Secrets of St. Vincent and the Grenadines Travel and Tourism site. One News St. Vincent was founded on March 25, 2020. It is designed to bring a fresh social media engagement approach to news presentation in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the rest of the Eastern Caribbean.

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