Clarendon Health Department 1 Muirhead Avenue, Denbigh Clarendon Phone: 876- 986-4548/7869 Fax: 986-9713
The parish of Clarendon is divided into nine (9) health districts and comprising
of 31 health centres (nine (9) Type 3, ten (10) Type 2, twelve (12) Type 1). Each health district
has a Type 3 full service health centre with curative, maternal and child, dental, mental and
There are also three (3) hospitals (one (1) Type B -- May Pen; one (1)
Type C -- Lionel Town and one (1) Community Hospital -- Chapleton). The major towns are May Pen,
Lionel Town, Chapleton and Spalding.
The population of the parish is 243,214 (STATIN). Unofficial estimates suggest
that this could now be over 260,000.
Customer service is essential to effective service delivery and the Southern Regional Health Authority (SRHA) has been working assiduosly to improve and to implement systems to improve standards of customer service delivery.
In 2011, a customer service hotline was launched in an effort to improve client relations and enhance service delivery at health facilities within the region. Through this hotline, clients will be able to register complaints or compliments regarding service received.
To enable the health and well-being of residents in Clarendon, Manchester and St. Elizabeth by providing access to quality healthcare through a suitable and responsive healthcare delivery system that is family centered, customer focused and stakeholder driven.
Healthy people in healthy familes, in a clean and safe environment