Health and Hygiene

The Medical Centre of the University of Technology, Jamaica, is staffed by experienced medical personnel who are trained to respond to onsite medical emergencies. All calls should be directed to the Medical Centre, if emergencies occur during opening hours.

Medical Centre

Opening Hours
Monday - Thursday 8:00 a.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Fridays 8:00 a.m. – 4:00 p.m.

Emergencies occurring after opening hours must be promptly reported to the Resident Manager or designate who will contact the doctor (if on call) or security personnel for transfer to hospital?

Contact for ambulance service is through the Security Control Room at either of the following numbers:

  • Extension - 2170
  • Straight line - 977-0274
  • Mobile - 832-8300

If the patient is unconscious or has sustained a fall, he/she should not be moved unless a member of the Medical Centre or Ambulance Service staff is present.