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at Mona, Jamaica


The Public Health section of the Health Centre manages the Centre’s immunization activities and interfaces with the wider community on public health matters.

Immunization is available for a number of illnesses including:

  • Diptheria
  • Measles
  • Poliomyelitis
  • Mumps
  • Tetanus
  • Rubella
  • Special arrangements can be made to have other vaccines administered, for example, Hepatitis B and Chicken Pox.
  • As part of preparation for international travel persons can obtain information and guidance on the public health requirements for the countries being visited. Persons wishing to use this service are advised to visit the Public Health section at least one month before their travel date.