A petition created by the family of the late Esme Stevens who died following a medical procedure has amassed close to 1500 signatures at the time of this publication.
The petition states that the woman “unnecessarily lost her life” on September 11, 2018, as a result of a routine medical procedure gone wrong at the hands of a licensed and experienced medical practitioner in Antigua and Barbuda.
The text of the petition states that “the doctor’s failure to act as
The petition seeks support from all interest groups and individuals hoping to bring about the long overdue Disciplinary Committee, and the restoration of faith in the medical fraternity in Antigua and Barbuda.
The petition also seeks to bring about quality healthcare in Antigua and Barbuda.