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Health for All and Health by All

A principle that places the well-being of the individual and the family at the center of all our efforts in the pursuit of social and economic development.
A recognition that health is a fundamental right of every citizen and the pursuit of better health for every Seychellois is a personal and collective commitment.

An expression of our desire and determination that every person must have access to health care and that the exclusion of anyone from the basic needs for a better health is unacceptable.

A collective national effort to promote the development of comprehensive, appropriate and effective health care services; the mobilization of all sectors and partners in the promotion and protection of health.

A philosophy that recognizes that the primary responsibility for health rests with each and every single individual and that the individual’s beliefs, attitudes and actions determine his or her health.

An acknowledgement that the promotion of better health for our nation involves a shared commitment between the government and its national and international partners.

An invitation to all sectors and organizations whether governmental, non-governmental or private to join together in mobilizing the resources and optimizing efforts towards common goals.

A desire and a determination that health workers in cooperation with professionals in other sectors and, most importantly, in partnership with the community, seek to ensure that the health care services are efficient and effective and of highest standard.

An expectation that members of the community will respect and support their health workers and health services and will utilize their health services appropriately.

PRESS RELEASE

Seychelles issues new travel measures
April 21, 2021
Seychelles rolls out COVISHIELD second dose
March 22, 2021
Health Authorities investigate COVID-19 cases at Elderly Home
March 15, 2021

NOTICE

Under new guidelines issued by the Public Health Authority, no COVID-19 screening tests is needed for persons placed under home quarantine during or upon completion of the quarantine period. Testing may be recommended for persons who develop symptoms of the infection. All persons placed under home quarantine who develop symptoms are advised to visit the special stations at Glacis Health Centre, Baie Lazare Health Centre and Mont Fleuri Health Centre. The home quarantine period should be completed for 14 days, from arrival in Seychelles or last contact with a positive case of COVID-19. A certificate of quarantine will be presented at the end of the quarantine period.

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Anyone with symptoms related to COVID-19 are asked to report to special stations at Glacis Health Centre, Baie Lazare Health Centre and Mont Fleuri Health Centre between 8am-12pm and 1pm-2pm. People who use these health centres for regular consultations, should go to their regional centres.