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Office of the Governor, VI Department of Health Announce Large-Scale USVI Wellness Event

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – VI Department of Health’s Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Tai Hunte-Ceasar, joined Governor Albert Bryan Jr. at Monday’s Government House weekly press briefing to announce plans for a large-scale health event that will offer medical services at no cost to USVI residents. The USVI Wellness Fair 2024 is being hosted by the VI Department […]

VI Board of Dental Examiners to Hold Quarterly Board Meeting

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – The VI Board of Dental Examiners will hold its quarterly Board meeting on Thursday, April 18, 2024, at 7:30 a.m. via Microsoft Teams. Microsoft Teams Need help? Join the Meeting Now Meeting ID: 240 850 374 545 Passcode: r8Du8b __________________________________________________________________________ Dial-in by phone +1 939-236-6758,,523798704# Puerto Rico, San Juan Find a local number Phone […]

VI Department of Health’s Offices Territorywide to Close at Noon Today

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – The Virgin Islands Department of Health is reminding the public that its offices territorywide will close at 12 p.m. today, April 5, 2024, to allow for employee participation in activities related to the observance of National Public Health Week. All offices will resume normal operations on Monday, April 8, 2024. VI […]

VI Department of Health Encourages Public to Know the Symptoms of Dengue

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – VI Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion is encouraging the public to become familiar with the symptoms of dengue, the mosquito-borne virus, and the best courses of action for treatment. “According to the CDC, dengue viruses and the virus that causes COVID-19 can have similar symptoms in the early stages,” said Commissioner Encarnacion. […]

VI Department of Health Announces the Launch of its Food Safety Hotline

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – The Virgin Islands Department of Health’s Epidemiology Division, along with the Environmental Health Division, is announcing the launch of a Food Safety Hotline dedicated to promptly addressing the public’s food safety concerns. The Food Safety Hotline allows the public to report any issues related to food safety, such as suspected food […]

VI Department of Health Celebrates National Public Health Week with Community Outreach

U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – This week, in celebration of National Public Health Week, the VI Department of Health (VIDOH) team is focused on making stronger connections to better serve the community. The 2024 theme is “Protecting, Connecting and Thriving: We Are All Public Health.” “Public health extends beyond healthcare,” said VI Health Commissioner Justa Encarnacion. […]