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St. Croix MCH, Community Health Clinics to Reopen at Caribe Home Center on Monday, June 17

St. Croix, U.S. VIRGIN ISLANDS – The VI Department of Health’s Maternal, Child Health, and Community Health clinics on St. Croix will fully reopen at the Caribe Home Center on Monday, June 17. The clinics had temporarily relocated to the parking lot at Caribe Home Center and then to the

The Department of Health (DOH) will operate Special Needs Shelters (SpNS) for persons requiring special assistance during emergency evacuation situations. The intent is to provide, to the extent possible under emergency conditions, an environment in which the current level of health of persons with special needs is maintained. The SpNS

With the number one priority of maintaining healthcare and timely emergency response, since Friday, September 1st, the USVI Department of Health (DOH) has been working closely with VITEMA, healthcare facilities and other agencies in preparation for Hurricane Irma. 

Historically, the U.S. Virgin Islands did not have the capability to preform high complexity testing and had to ship specimens off island, although it is located in a geographic region where mosquitos that carry Zika, dengue and chikungunya viruses are common.

The USVI Department of Health (DOH), in partnership with other public and private agencies, will hold a Town Hall Meeting on St. Croix, Thursday, August 31, 2017, at the DC Canegata Multi-Recreational Center. 

The USVI Department of Health (DOH) will be hosting its second Zika Action Day, of the year, on St. Thomas. It will be held on Saturday, August 26th, in the Fort Christian parking lot, from 12pm-6pm. Zika Action Day will be a fun-filled event for the entire community, including Zika

The Department of Health held the 2nd Annual Back-to-School Immunization Drive today, August 18th. Out of the 132 parents that registered, 105 children received vaccinations and clearance forms. Each child received a lunch bag and other goodies.

The USVI Department of Health (DOH) in partnership with other public and private agencies, to include the St. John Administrator and the St. John Foundation, will hold a Town Hall Meeting on the island of St. John, on Wednesday, August 9, 2017. 

The USVI Department of Health (DOH) officially launched its “Be Smoke-Free Tobacco Campaign,” with the posting of billboards in select areas on St. Croix (Hannah’s Rest, Villa Lorraine and Sunny Isle Shopping Center). The campaign serves to alert residents and visitors of the dangers of smoking in association with one’s

In support of our children, in the territory, preparing to go Back-to-School and in recognition of National Immunization Month, the Department of Health (DOH) will be hosting the 2nd Annual Free Immunization Back-to-School event. We will be providing FREE Immunizations-for the uninsured and Medicaid- to all children, K-12. The usual

In support of our children, in the territory, preparing to go Back-to-School and in recognition of National Immunization Month, the Department of Health (DOH) will be hosting the 2nd Annual Free Immunization Back-to-School event. We will be providing FREE Immunizations-for the uninsured and Medicaid- to all children, K-12. The usual