Basseterre, St. Kitts and Nevis, August 25, 2023 [Ministry of Health] — Institutional-Based Health Services (IBHS) is thrilled to announce the appointment of Dr. Daveen Wilkin as the new Medical Chief of Staff, effective Monday, 28th August. Dr. Wilkin will oversee medical operations and lead the medical team with the aim of ensuring the highest standards of healthcare delivery across the organization.
Dr. Daveen Wilkin is a distinguished and licensed medical specialist, having graduated from the Carlos Finley University of Medical Sciences in Camaguey, Cuba, with a specialization in Anesthesiology, Reanimation, and Pain Management. In addition to her medical degree, Dr. Wilkin holds a Master’s in Health Administration, focusing on hospital management, from Walden University in Maryland, USA.
For the past thirteen (13) years, Dr. Wilkin has been an invaluable asset at JNF General Hospital as the Head Consultant Anesthesiologist. Her leadership and clinical expertise have made significant impacts on patient care and surgical outcomes.
Upon accepting her new role as the Medical Chief of Staff, Dr. Wilkin has pledged to focus on improving staff morale, enhancing training programs, and contributing significantly to the organization’s drive towards accreditation. “Quality healthcare starts with a committed and skilled team. My aim is to cultivate an environment where our staff feels valued and equipped to provide exceptional care,” stated Dr. Wilkin.
The Administration of Institutional-Based Health Services and the entire Ministry of Health extend a heartfelt congratulations to Dr. Wilkin as she steps into this crucial leadership role. “Dr. Jenson Morton, Director of Institutional-Based Health Services, said, “Dr. Wilkin’s track record and commitment to excellence are invaluable as we strive to elevate patient care and operational efficiency. We are enthusiastic about the wealth of experience and vision she brings to our team.”
Institutional-Based Health Services at the Ministry of Health remains committed to offering top-notch healthcare, deploying cutting-edge medical technologies and best practices to meet the needs of our community. The appointment of Dr. Daveen Wilkin as Medical Chief of Staff marks an exciting chapter in our ongoing efforts to achieve excellence in healthcare delivery.