Child Health

Children under the age of 16 are eligible for free health care at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital and the  Polyclinics.

 

They also receive free drugs from the Barbados Drug Formulary at participating dispensaries or from a government dispensary.


Children with special needs can be seen at the Children Development Centre at Jemmotts Lane, St. Michael. Children with mental health issues (behavioural/anger issues, etc) can be seen at the Child Guidance Clinic at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic in Black Rock.  See our section on Child Mental Health.

Ambulance

Queen Elizabeth Hospital Ambulance Service

Island Care Ambulance


Islandwide Ambulance 

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Medical Professionals

 

Doctors -

  Pediatricians

  Family Medicine

  General Medicine
  Ear, Nose Throat (ENT)
  Cardiac
  Dermatologist
  Orthopedic

  Urology

  Allergist/Immunologist

  Pediatric oncologist:

  Pediatric gastroenterologist

Dentists    (dental care) -
  Orthodontist

 

Opthalmologist/Opticians   (eye care)

 

Occupational Therapist

 

Physical Therapists

 

Podiatrist (foot care)

 

Psychologist

 

Psychiatrist

 

Hearing and Speech Therapists 

Speech and Language Therapists