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On June 6th, Commissioner of Health, Michelle S. Davis, PhD, addressed a reporting of a sexual assault in one of the department's facilities.

Watch the Commissioner's statement on the right.

June 22, 2017
DOH to Conduct Surveys in Neighborhoods Throughout Territory
The US Virgin Islands Department of Health, in conjunction with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), will be conducting door-to-door interviews for a Zika survey on June 26th, 27th, 28th, 29th, and 30th. 
June 21, 2017
DOH Hosts USVI Walkability Event, Making Physical Activity a Territory-Wide Priority
The USVI Department of Health in partnership with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, (CDC) and the Task Force for Global Health (TEPHINET) hosted a Walkability Institute on June 13-14, 2017.
June 12, 2017
DOH Launches Electronic Birth & Death Records System
The Department of Health is pleased to announce the implementation on June 5, 2017 of the Office of Vital Records and Statistics, Vital Records Information Management System (VRIMS). 
June 9, 2017
DOH Promotes Healthy Families through Nurse-Family Partnership Program and Celebrates Graduates
The USVI Department of Health (DOH) celebrated four families today, during a graduation for those who participated in the Virgin Islands Nurse-Family Partnership program (NFP). 
June 7, 2017
DOH Celebrates New Graduates of the Nurse-Family Partnership Program Graduation to be Held on Friday, June 9, 2017
The Department of Health’s Virgin Islands Nurse-Family Partnership (NFP) and Maternal Child Health & Children with Special Health Care Needs Programs are proud to announce their 2017 Graduates:
June 7, 2017
DOH Recognizes Caribbean American HIV-AIDS Awareness Day
The Department of Health recognizes Thursday, June 8th, 2017, as Caribbean/American HIV/AIDS Awareness Day! This is an opportunity for us to educate ourselves and our community about HIV/AIDS, and learn how each person can play a role in the prevention of HIV.  
May 30, 2017
Commissioner Davis Announces Medical Director Appointment
Commissioner Michelle S. Davis, PhD, is happy to announce the appointment of Tai Camille Hunte- Ceasar, MD, as the Department of Health’s (DOH) Medical Director. 
May 24, 2017
Zika Action Day - Sunday, May 28th on St. Croix
Families and children of St. Croix are invited to enjoy Free rides/activities, Free entertainment and Fabulous giveaways at the Department of Health’s Zika Action Day, to be held on Sunday, May 28th, from 12pm-6pm at the Ten Pins Bowling Center.
May 23, 2017
Over 150 Residents on St. Croix Receive the Gift-of-Hearing
The USVI Department of Health (DOH) has recognized hearing loss as an area of need in the community and proactively researched and secured, with the assistance of Dr. Wincess Gentius, Clinical Doctor of Audiology, support and resources to provide hearing testing and FREE hearing aids to individuals who are not able to afford such a necessary purchase.
May 19, 2017
Public Notice - The Virgin Islands Department of Health Wants Your Input
The Virgin Islands Department of Health would like to hear what you have to say about our Preventive Health and Health Services (PHHS) Block Grant work plan. You are invited to a public meeting where you will have the opportunity to review our work plan and provide feedback on our proposed objectives and program activities. 
May 18, 2017
DOH Announces Substance Abuse Group Therapy on St. Croix
The Department of Health (DOH), Division of Mental Health, Alcoholism and Drug Dependency Services announces a Wellness Self-Management Group Therapy for those who need assistance with personal recovery from alcohol or illegal and prescribed drugs. 
May 18, 2017
DOH to Celebrate EMS Week May 21-27, 2017
National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week (, May 21-27, 2017, is the perfect time to honor our local EMS professionals and promote awareness of their everyday service to the public.
May 12, 2017
DOH Reports First Microcephaly Case in the USVI
Today, the Department of Health (DOH) is reporting the first baby born in the U.S. Virgin Islands with Zika- related microcephaly, as confirmed by CDC testing. We are saddened to report this case; however, we are not surprised due to the high rate of local transmission in the territory.
6/20/17 Zika Weekly Surveillance Report
6/14/17 Zika Weekly Surveillance Report
6/6/17 Zika Weekly Surveillance Report
5/31/17 Zika Weekly Surveillance Report
5/23/17 Zika Weekly Surveillance Report
5/16/17 Zika Weekly Surveillance Report
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