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Communicable Diseases Contacts  

Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinics
Phone: 278-6442 or 278-6487

Community Based Services for Communicable Disease
Phone: 278-6442 or 278-6487

Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit
Phone: 278-6403

Travel Clinic
Phone:  278-6460

Vector Control
Phone: 278-5333

Communicable Disease Programmes & Services  

Sexually Transmitted Disease Clinics
Provides for the diagnosis, treatment and education of persons with sexually transmitted diseases including HIV and AIDS.

Phone: 278-6442 or 278-6487
Hours: Monday to Thursday,
8:30 a.m. to 11.30 a.m. and 1:45 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. 
Location:   Hamilton Health Centre


Community Based Services for Communicable Disease
Provides information on the most effective way to prevent the transmission of communicable diseases including HIV and AIDS and Tuberculosis and assists people who are infected to identify support, strengths and resources they need.

Phone: 278-6442 or 278-6487
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4.45p.m. (closed 12:30 p.m. to 1:45p.m.)
Location: Hamilton Health Centre


Epidemiology and Surveillance Unit
This unit ensures surveillance and investigation of communicable and non-communicable diseases and follows up outbreaks, such as food and waterborne diseases. It is responsible for the routine collection, analysis , interpretation and distribution of information relevant for control and prevention of communicable and non-communicable disease. It also provides health education to health professionals and the general public.

Phone: 278-6403
Hours: Monday to Friday, 8:45 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Melbourne House, Suite 203, 11 Parliament Street, Hamilton HM 12

Travel Clinic
Immunisations and information required for healthy travelling abroad are provided through this clinic.
Hours: Thursday 2:00pm to 4:00pm
Phone: 239-3560 or 239-3561

Vector Control
The Vector Control Team helps residents to control rodents and mosquitoes on their premises and is responsible for the general control of vermin in public places.

Phone: 278-5333
Location: Metro Building, 6 Hermitage Road, Devonshire, FL01 278-5333

For Physicians  
Surveillance Manual
Weekly reporting forms
Syndrome case definitions
Conditions under Surveillance
Useful Links  

The following quality web sites have information on communicable diseases and healthcare that are relevant to the public:

§        For general information on communicable diseases: www.cdc.gov

§        For information on sexually transmitted diseases: www.ashastd.org/

§        For information about HIV & AIDS: www.hivpositive.com

§        For information about relationships: www.bbc.co.uk/relationships/

§        For health information about children and adolescents: www.iwannaknow.org

§        For health information for women: www.ivillage.com

§        For general health information: www.medscape.com