Statement Minister Bourne-Gumbs on SZV issue

Ad Interim Minister of Public Health Social Development & Labor, Rita Bourne-Gumbs was informed by management of SZV on the current situation as it relates to the ongoing investigation into the alleged selling of medical cards.

Minister Bourne-Gumbs was assured that the matter is being addressed with urgency and that the consequences will match the misconduct. The honorable Minister was guaranteed that SZV’s, ability to handle the matter is forthcoming, based on the plan of action that was presented to her during an extensive relevant meeting with the management of SZV.

The Management has promised to keep the Minister updated during and after the investigation.