The BVI Health Services Authority is advising the public that Peebles Hospital remains functional and open after the passing of Category Five Hurricane Irma.

Anyone needing emergency services are advised to go to the emergency department. The number is 852-7500 or 394-3497.

Persons with cuts and bruises are advised to go to the Road Town clinic at Peebles Hospital for treatment.

“All BVI Health Services staff remain committed to providing quality care during this difficult period and ask for your patience and support,” according to a BVIHSA statement.