Nationwide News understands that up to late this afternoon, the University Hospital of the West Indies, UWHI, in St. Andrew, was out of x-ray films.

When we contacted the Chief Executive Office, CEO, of the Hospital this afternoon, Dr. Cecil White, he told our news centre he was not in a position to confirm or deny the reports.

Dr. White says, from time to time, the hospital runs out of films.

But says he’s not aware that the hospital is now out of supplies.

X-ray films are used in medical examination to help doctors view the inside of the body without having to make an