The services of the Ministry fall under:

Do you have a health problem that needs attention?

Your first step should be to call and make an appointment at your nearest health centre (district clinic). If it is urgent it is OK to go straight to the clinic.

If it is either an emergency, outside working hours, or on the advice of the clinic’s nurse, go to the Casualty Department (Accident and Emergency) at the Hospital.

District Clinics

The District Clinics provide the following services:

Opening Hours: Monday- Friday between 8am – 4 pm.

There is a weekly doctor’s clinic at each health centre. Services include:

  • General health advice and treatment
  • Hypertension and diabetes clinic
  • Child Welfare clinic
  • Antenatal and Postnatal clinic
  • Family planning
  • Pap Smears
  • Nutrition counseling
  • Treatment of minor ailments
  • HIV counselling and testing
  • Referral to other specialist services or agencies
  • Immunization
  • Home visits to housebound
  • School Health
  • Eye clinic and other occasional special clinics

Dental Clinic

The dental clinic provides basic oral health services , including the following:-

  • Scaling and polishing
  • Dental sealants
  • Fluoride treatment
  • Extractions
  • Root canal treatments
  • We also provide oral health education

Opening Hours: Monday- Friday 8 am4 pm

Dental Surgeon – Dr Coretta Fergus

St John’s
Tel: (664) 491-7404

Community Health Clinics (District Clinics) weekly schedule 2019