Ministry of Health & Social Development
BVI Health Services Authority
Release Date:
Friday, 20 March 2020 - 6:16pm

The public is notified that as the BVI Health Services Authority continues to implement precautionary measures to respond to COVID-19, unapproved visitation to the Dr. D. Orlando Smith Hospital will not be permitted. Visitation to the facility will now be approved and scheduled by the clinical care team of the patient.

The BVI Health Services Authority apologises for any inconvenience this will cause and will keep the public updated. 


Natasha Lettsome-Humphrey

Public Health Communications Specialist
Ministry of Health/Social Development
Telephone: 468-2286