Patients are expected to enjoy improved health care service delivery as a result of the recent renovation of the Greater Portmore Health Centre in St. Catherine.
The work, undertaken through the South East Regional Health Authority, included painting of the facility’s internal and external walls, renovation of patients' bathroom, improve external lighting, installation of new Air Conditioning Units in the Public Health Inspectors’ Offices and a section of the ceiling in the mental health building has been replaced.
The Greater Portmore Health Centre is one of four primary care facilities that serve the residents of Portmore.
It offers a wide range of health care services including pharmacy, laboratory, family planning, curative and dental. It serves residents from communities such as Hellshire, Portmore Pines and 5 East and West, with a patient load of 42,291 in 2018.