Vehicular Accident the Couva DHF

San Fernando, March 29th 2019:  The SWRHA wishes to advise the public that a vehicular accident occurred at the Couva District Health Facility at approximately 12:45 a.m. involving a vehicle crashing into the main entrance of the Facility resulting in some damage to the front of the building. 


Fortunately, no patients or staff were injured. The occupants of the vehicle were immediately treated by the dedicated Emergency Team at the facility.


As a safety precaution to ensure safety standards are maintained, our Health, Safety and Environment and Property Services Department have currently isolated the affected area for further assessment and investigation in order to begin repair works in the shortest period of time. 

Services at the facility have NOT been interrupted and the team continues to provide compassionate quality health care to our clients.

The South-West Regional Health Authority takes this opportunity to express its gratitude to our dedicated staff for their immediate response and continues to ensure that we provide a safe working environment.



Corporate Communication

South-West Regional Health Authority

Independence Avenue

San Fernando

Tel: 225-HEAL (4325) ext. 1, 2107/2890

Fax: 652-9926