Free COVID testing for St Catherine, St Thomas residents

Free COVID testing for St Catherine, St Thomas residents

Friday, January 15, 2021

Print this page Email A Friend!

KINGSTON, Jamaica— The St Catherine and St Thomas Health Departments will be offering free COVID-19 testing, this weekend, from the mobile unit to residents of Eltham and Ensom in St Catherine and Yallahs in St Thomas respectively.

According to the South East Regional Health Authority (SERHA). testing will begin at 10:00 am.

“The health departments continue to work with community leaders to reduce the spread of the virus in several areas especially after the festive season,” SERHA said in a statement.

The agency said the initiative is part of the ongoing community sensitisation regarding COVID-19 and dengue matters.

Testing will be done:

Saturday, January 16

· Eltham High School, St Catherine

 · Container Plaza in Yallahs Square

Sunday, January 17

 · Eltham High School, St Catherine


Now you can read the Jamaica Observer ePaper anytime, anywhere. The Jamaica Observer ePaper is available to you at home or at work, and is the same edition as the printed copy available at




1. We welcome reader comments on the top stories of the day. Some comments may be republished on the website or in the newspaper � email addresses will not be published.

2. Please understand that comments are moderated and it is not always possible to publish all that have been submitted. We will, however, try to publish comments that are representative of all received.

3. We ask that comments are civil and free of libellous or hateful material. Also please stick to the topic under discussion.

4. Please do not write in block capitals since this makes your comment hard to read.

5. Please don't use the comments to advertise. However, our advertising department can be more than accommodating if emailed:

6. If readers wish to report offensive comments, suggest a correction or share a story then please email:

7. Lastly, read our Terms and Conditions and Privacy Policy

comments powered by Disqus



Today's Cartoon

Click image to view full size editorial cartoon