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... more
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... more
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.
National Emergency Medical Services (EMS) Week (http://www.emsstrong.org/), May 21-27, 2017, is the perfect time to honor our local EMS professionals and promote awareness of their everyday service to the public. This year’s theme, EMS Strong,... more
In a prerecorded public address, Commissioner of Health, Michelle S. Davis, PhD, said:
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... more
The USVI Department of Health’s (DOH), Division of Mental Health Alcoholism and Drug Dependency Services will be celebrating Mental Health Month, during the month of May. This year’s theme, Risky Business, highlights the importance of knowing when... more
After having to close the Women, Infants and Child (WIC) Clinic on the west end of St. Croix 11 years ago (2006), the USVI Department of Health (DOH) is extremely happy to announce the official reopening of WIC services in Frederiksted Town. On... more
The USVI Department of Health (DOH) introduced three more of the new custom built ambulances during a Dedication and Passing-of-the-Key Ceremony that was held today at 9:30am, in the parking lot of the Schneider Regional Medical Center (SRMC). Two... more
During a press conference and ribbon cutting ceremony that was held at 10:30am today, the USVI Department of Health (DOH) unveiled two of the five newly custom built 2017 Ford SuperDuty F-450 4X4 6.7L Turbo Diesel Engine ambulances, that recently... more
In response to the request by Governor Kenneth E. Mapp, the United States Department of Health and Human Services has agreed to extend for another year the assignment of Dr. Michelle Davis to serve as the Virgin Islands Commissioner of Health.