Media Release-Update on Rochard Douglas Health Centre
San Fernando, August 22nd, 2017. On Friday 23rd June, 2017 healthcare services were temporarily suspended at the Rochard Douglas Health Centre in order to facilitate repairs to the health centre. Consequently, healthcare services were relocated to the Lengua Health Centre on Tuesday 27th June, 2017.
At present, all clinics and services from the Rochard Douglas Health Centre are being conducted at the Lengua Health Centre. The Health Office and Child Health Clinic schedules have been changed to Mondays at 8:00 am and Wednesdays at 8:00 am respectively. However, the schedule for all other services remain the same. The South-West Regional Health Authority is working to ensure a smooth transition for our staff and clients.
The tender procedure has been completed. Once the contract is awarded, repair works will commence and is expected to be completed in approximately two to three months. Remedial repairs will include replacement of the roof and ceiling and upgrading of the electrical works.