Mr. Wentworth Charles, Board Chairman, South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA) is pleased to announce the appointment of Mr. Errol C. Greene,OD,JP, as the Regional Director(RD) for SERHA. Mr. Greene officially assumed duties on Monday, July 5, 2021. He has replaced Ms. Maureen Golding, who is now the Technical Director with responsibility for the Health Reform, Regional Authorities in the Ministry of Health & Wellness.
Mr. Greene’s responsibilities include overseeing 10 major hospitals and 92 health centres in the parishes of Kingston & St. Andrew, St. Thomas and St. Catherine.
Mr. Greene has several years of experience in Senior Management and was the Regional Director of the Western Regional Health Authority from 2018 up to the time of his appointment. He also served as the Chief Executive Officer (CEO) of the Kingston Public and Victoria Jubilee Hospitals. Mr. Greene is the former Town Clerk of the Kingston and St. Andrew Corporation (KSAC). He held that position from 1999 up to the time of his movement to the St. Thomas Parish Council. In 2014, he is the Immediate Past President of the Lay Magistrates Association of Jamaica and serves as the Board Chairman of the Golden Age Home in Kingston. In addition, he is a Justice of the Peace for the parish of Kingston and was a recipient of the Governor General’s Achievement Award.
During the official signing of the assumption of duties on Thursday, July 8,2021,Mr. Charles said that Mr.Greene brings a wealth of knowledge and strategic vision, which is critical in advancing the Region’s ability to enhance patient care delivery and to meet the growing demand of the largest Regional Health Authority.
“I welcome him and the board commits and gives full support”. Mr. Charles added.