Jamica Hospital Medical Centr
DESCRIPTION:The hospital provides general medical, pediatric, and psychiatric emergency services, ambulatory care on and off campus, ambulatory surgery, a broad spectrum of diagnostic and treatment services, and home health services. The affiliated 204-bed Jamaica Hospital Nursing Home (Trump Pavilion) provides long-term care on campus. MediSys Health Network (MediSys) is the not-for-profit parent organization of JHMC as well as several other not-for-profit healthcare provider organizations, including Flushing Hospital Medical Center, Brookdale University Hospital and Medical Center, Trump Pavilion, Brookdale’s nursing home.
St.Joesph Hospital And Wellness Center
DESCRIPTION: St Joseph's, home of the Consie walter's Cancer Hospice, is well known for the care given to those who are in the terminal stages of this illness. Now, their newly established mommography unit of the hospital is offering free health checks to those who need to know that they are free of the disabling condition during cancer awareness month. St.Joesph Hospital And Wellness Center offer fast and responsive ambulatory care in the corporate area of Jamaica. Our well trained and professional paramedics will assist you or your loved ones with utmost attention to detail and courtesy
May Pen Hospital
DESCRIPTION:May Pen Hospital is located in South Central Clarendon and is situated on Muirhead Avenue on the Western side of the town of May Pen. The eighteen (18) acres of land on which it is built is known as "Denbigh" and is in close proximity to the Farmers' Agricultural Show Grounds. This parcel of land was donated for the purpose, to the government, by the former Custos Muirhead of Clarendon.
Black River Hospital
DESCRIPTION: The Black River Hospital serves the population of St. Elizabeth, parts of St. James, Westmoreland and Manchester. It is a type"C" hospital with a bed capacity of 60, bed complement of 97 and over one hundred percent occupancy.
DESCRIPTION:There were developments which benefited staff as well. This hospital has three sets of staff living facilities, one dormitory type nurses quarters which was the first one to be constructed and two sets of apartment buildings, Viking Hall and Viking Court facilities which provide more private and individualized accommodation for more members of staff. Hospital were transferred to the new building that now exists. During this time, the Mandeville Public Hospital was upgraded and renamed Mandeville Regional Hospital.
Percy Junor Hospital
DESCRIPTION: The services of Dr Vincent Robb (the best of the crop at that time) and Matron McIntosh were engaged. Within a year the hospital became widely known and the populace and an envy of other hospitals sought after its sevices. In 1946 an Operating Theatre, private block, Lab and X-ray departments were officially opened, Mr. Junor also made a contribution of an additionally sixty (60) beds. Within another year a Nurses residence and Doctors quarter were constructed.
DESCRIPTION: Provide medical, nursing and rehabilitative services in a clean and safe environment, aimed at returning individuals to functioning levels in their community in the shortest possible time with referral to appropriate agencies, while facilitating teaching and research.
Jamaica Red Cross
DESCRIPTION:Jamaica Red Cross is a part of the Red Cross Red Crescent Movement. The mission is to improve the lives of vulnerable people by mobilizing the power of humanity. We work to prevent and alleviate human suffering and to protect human life and dignity. The core areas that define the work of all Red Cross Societies, including Jamaica Red Cross, are disaster preparedness and response; health and care in the communities; and promotion of fundamental principles and humanitarian values. There is a strong focus on youth development.
DESCRIPTION: A screening programme, at 30 Beechwood Avenue, Kingston 5 offers electrocardiogram (EGG) tests, blood sugar tests, haemoglobin tests, blood pressure checks, cholesterol tests and height and weight checks on a daily basis. The Heart Foundation of Jamaica enjoys a close relationship with the Cardiology Department of the University Hospital of the West Indies (UHWI) from which cardiologists give assistance with the interpretation of electrocardiograms (ECGs).
Jamaica Cancer Society
DESCRIPTION:The Jamaica Cancer Society is a non-profit, non-governmental organization,We are engaged in activities for the prevention and control of cancer in Jamaica.