The Antigua and Barbuda Defense Force (ABDF) in its continued commitment to fighting the COVID-19 pandemic has erected a number of mobile hospital units on the grounds of the Sir Lester Bird Medical Centre (SLBMC). These units will aid the Ministry of Health in responding to the surge of COVID-19 cases in Antigua and Barbuda.

Soldiers assembling the hospital mobile units. Credit ABDF
Inside View of the mobile unit. Credit ABDF
Mobile Hospital is fully set up. Credit ABDF

The mobile hospital is made up of self-contained units with the necessary infrastructure to support safe and efficient medical care for up to 40 patients each.

Inside view of one of the mobile units. Credit ABDF

The ABDF continues to exhibit its readiness to serve the nation and people of Antigua and Barbuda.

One of the mobile units is fully assembled. Credit ABDF