Medical Centres, Hospitals and Chemists
If you require medical treatment, ask at your accommodation to organise a doctor or visit a local health centre or hospital.
Samoa has several hospitals on Upolu and Savai’i.
Samoa’s main hospital is Tupua Tamasese Meaole Hospital at Motootua, Apia, Upolu Island. Connected to outlying hospitals, this central hospital provides a range of specialist medical services, surgery and outpatients clinics.
Along with the main hospitals, there are also several health clinics and general practitioners located around Samoa. In many rural areas healthcare facilities are basic.
Samoa also has a number of pharmacies, one of which is located at Apia’s main hospital.