Service functions

The healthcare services for children are provided in Ward 11 Teaching Hospital Jaffna and in general and special clinics.



Paediatric Clinics

Babies who are discharged from the wards are followed up at General Paediatric Clinics, together with outpatients who come directly to the clinics from the hospital Outpatient Department. These clinics are conducted on Tuesday Wednesday and Fridays.

Tuesday  – 2pm onwards


General Paediatric clinic and Nutrition clinic
Wednesday  8am – 12noon


General Paediatric and besity clinic
Friday 2pm onwards


General Paediatric and Paediatric Respiratory clinics





Outreach clinics are conducted at Jaffna Jaipur Centre for disability rehabilitation for cerebral palsy and at Mathavam center for neurodevelopmental disorder for children with autism