Private Sector Laboratory Testing for SARS-CoV-2 in Jamaica

 LABORATORY  LOCATION TYPE OF COVID-19 TEST
ANTIGEN PCR
MicroLabs Ltd. Kingston YES X
Mandeville YES X
Montego Bay YES X
Biomedical/Caledonia Kingston YES YES
Montego Bay YES YES
Winchester Surgical & Medical Institute Kingston YES X
Bay West Hospital Montego Bay YES YES
Hospiten Montego Bay Montego Bay YES YES
Andrews Hospital Kingston YES  
Technological Solutions Ltd Kingston YES YES
CARIGEN[1] Kingston X YES
MD LINK Kingston X YES
Aids Health Foundation (AHF) Kingston Yes X
Central Medical Laboratory (Kingston) Kingston Yes X
Fleet Diagnostic Laboratory Kingston Yes X

[1] Samples collected by Microlabs Ltd.

 

Public-Private Partnership re SARS-CoV-2 Testing Secretariat

Operating Hours         –           10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m.            Monday – Friday

 

Contact Person            –           Mrs. Ingrid Gray-Mighty

 

Telephone Number     –           (876) 630-1913

 

Email Address           –            privsectest@moh.gov.jm

 

The Ministry also wishes to advise Private Laboratories to visit the JANAAC website and to participate in the enhanced accreditation programme for medical laboratories. Interested private labs should visit the JANAAC website at www.janaac.gov.jm to access more information and to download the application form for registration.  The Ministry of Health and Wellness supports this initiative of the Ministry of Industry, Investment and Commerce and encourage all interested parties to register and get accredited.