COVID-19 Resource

In view of the latest announcement regarding Covid 19 and legislation changes for visiting, please read the guidance on visiting Royale Medical & Wellness Center.

Public Health COVID-19 LFT


If you are positive, please isolate immediately. Persons who test positive, via Certified LFT or a home kit must take a PCR test with the Health Services Authority or any local PCR test provider. HSA testing takes place daily: 

Truman Bodden Sports Complex (parking lot drive-thru) – 7am – 10am
Ed Bush Sports Complex (West Bay), 1 – 2pm
Bodden Town Civic Centre, 1 – 2pm

Public Health isolation requirements
Fully vaccinated individuals are required to isolate for 6 days, with PCR test on day 7*
Individuals not fully vaccinated are required to isolate for 9 days, with PCR test on day 10*
Unvaccinated (children 0-11 years) isolate based on the vaccination status of parent/guardian

Note: The day of your initial positive test is considered Day 0.

COVID-19 positive individuals who have reached the end of their isolation period can attend any of the Public Health exit PCR testing clinics below (open daily).
Ed Bush Sports Complex, 10 – 12pm
Bodden Town Civic Centre, 10 – 12pm
Truman Bodden Sports Complex (parking lot drive-thru) – 7am – 10am

Please note: If you are a traveller with a positive LFT, the healthcare provider who conducted your test will report your positive result to Public Health.  You do not need to report via government’s self-reporting form.

Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

About Corona Virus Vaccine

The Cayman Islands Government has information on their website about the COVID-19 Vaccine at COVID-19 Guidance: Vaccines (
However, many of you have questions so here are answers to some of the most commonly asked questions.

Is There A Vaccine Against COVID-19?

Yes, the Pfizer/BioNTech vaccine is the first vaccine approved by the UK’s Medicines and Healthcare Products Regulatory Agency (MHRA). This vaccine will be used in the Cayman Islands through the assistance provided by the United Kingdom to UKOTs

How Effective And Safe Is This COVID-19 Vaccine?

The vaccine offers up to 95% protection against the SARS-CoV-2 virus. It is important to note that before a vaccine is shown to be safe and effective, numerous steps need to be achieved before mass distribution.

The safety and immunogenicity of the Pfizer and BioNTech COVID-19 vaccine have been evaluated in clinical trials in six countries: the USA, Germany, Brazil, Argentina, South Africa and Turkey.

Is the vaccine safe?

The vaccine has been deemed safe and effective by the relevant authorities in many cases. If you are pregnant, breastfeeding under the age of 18 or have a history of allergic reactions discuss with your doctor before getting the vaccine.

How soon will I be protected?

You will not be protected immediately after receiving the vaccine. For that reason, you still need to practice the good habits you have developed over the last nine months – practice social distancing, avoiding large crowds – especially indoors, wearing a mask when in public places and frequently washing your hands.

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