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Medical Resources during Covid-19 Lockdown for BVI Residents

All of the following information was obtained from Facebook posts made by the respective bodies (Government of the Virgin Islands, BVI Department of Disaster Management (DDM), the Family Support Network (FSN) and the BVI Red Cross). Each section is followed by a link to the original Facebook post for your reference.

Medical Services

COVID-19 Medical Hotline: 852-7650 (8:30am to 4:30pm)

COVID-19 Information: 468-2274

Getting Prescriptions During the Lockdown

On Tortola:

Prescriptions are to be sent via Whatsapp message to the Dr. D. Orlando Smith Hospital Pharmacy phone at 440-1726 or by email at

Prescriptions should have the patient’s name, phone number and physical address for easy processing and packaging of the medicines.

Medicines will be delivered by the BVI Health Services Authority Drivers, who will be assisted by nurses directly to the patient’s home.

For refill prescriptions, patients can call 852-7556.

On Sister Islands:

Patients on the Sister Islands are to contact their community clinics for service at the following numbers:

Nurse Iris O’neal Medical Centre(Virgin Gorda) 345-2613

North Sound Clinic (Virgin Gorda) 440-1661

Nurse Romalia Smith Clinic (Anegada) 346-9801 or 440-1627

Jost Van Dyke Clinic (Jost Van Dyke) 346-1709

Vanterpool Pharmacy

Urgent prescription requests can be made via phone or Whatsapp only

Contact numbers:

494-2702, 494-7914, 443-0410, 544-2873, 541-1193

Prescriptions will be filled from 9am to 1pm daily

Please inform them of your delivery arrangements

Partners 4 Kids (pediatric and adolescent health care centre)

To schedule your Tele-medicine visit, complete the consent form at

To set up your appointment, call

284-444-KIDS (5437) or

340-774-KIDS (5437)

Last updated 04/22/2020

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