Over the weekend (April 10-11), staff at the St. Catherine Health Department administered the AstraZeneca vaccine to scores of persons including the category of group, 65 and older, 40 years and old...
Preliminary reports for islandwide vaccination on Sunday, April 12, have shown that 18,345 persons got their first dose of the AstraZeneca Vaccine. This represents an increase of 5,857 persons when co...
Mr. Errol Greene
Regional Director's Message
The Mission of the South East Regional Health Authority is to promote and safeguard the health of the Jamaican people in collaboration with individuals, groups/agencies through the provision and monitoring of cost-effective, preventive, curative, promotive and rehabilitative services delivered by adequately trained and motivated personnel.
The South East Regional Health Authority with the general population, seeks to facilitate a satisfying and healthy life.
Bustamante Hospital for Children is the only specialist children's hospital in the English speaking Caribbean and caters to patients from birth to 12 years, providing a comprehensive range of diagnostic, preventative, curative, rehabilitative and ambulatory services offered in paediatric medical and surgical specialties and sub-specialties.
Hope Institute is a Cancer Centre that offers Oncology and Palliative Care. Other services include Radiotherapy, Chemotherapy, Pleural Biopsie, Terminal Care, Respite Care, Symptom Control and Counselling. The Victoria Jubilee Hospital offers Maternity, Obstetrics and Gynaecology services to women. It is the largest referral maternity hospital in the English Speaking Caribbean. Other services include Antenatal, Postnatal, Family Planning and Laparoscopy.
Sir John Golding Rehabilitative Centre offers Rehabilitative Care. Other services include Nursing, Prosthetics and Orthotics, Medical Therapy, Occupational Therapy, Physiotherapy, Social Worker, Dietetics and Psychiatric.
National Chest Hospital is the only referral hospital in the English speaking Caribbean specializing in Cardiothoracic care treating conditions affecting the heart, lungs and other areas of the chest. These conditions include Asthma, Cancer and Tuberculosis. The hospital also offers Thoracic Medicine Surgery, Dermatology, Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery and Jamaica-Cuban Eye Care Programme.
The Victoria Jubilee Hospital offers Maternity, Obstetrics and Gynaecology services to women. It is the largest referral maternity hospital in the English Speaking Caribbean. Other services include Antenatal, Postnatal, Family Planning and Laparoscopy.
Customer service is an integral part of health care service delivery. Patient care is our core responsibility and we take that responsibility very seriously. We pledge to continue to implement systems to improve patient satisfaction and the standard of customer service we offer to our patients.