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Palau CHC

Palau Community Health Center

The Palau CHC is located in the State of Koror in the Republic of Palau (Belau), which is a sovereign nation that signed a Compact of Free Association with the US. The Palau CHC was established in 1986. It is a collaboration between the Palau Ministry of Health and the Palau CHC Board. The Palau CHC Program operates under the Division of Primary and Preventive Health of the Bureau of Public Health, Ministry of Health.  It actively manages the Outpatient Department (OPD) and a system of five full service centers (Airai, Angaur, Kayangel, Sonsorel, Tobi) and three satellite centers strategically located on the islands of Peleliu, Kayangel, and Angaur.


The mission of the CHC is to serve Palau’s underserved communities and vulnerable populations by ensuring continued access to affordable, comprehensive, and quality primary health care services.

Palau Community Health Center
Palau Ministry of Health
PO Box 6027
Koror, PW 96940
Phone: (680) 488-4804/4805
Fax: (680) 488-5618

Primary Contacts:

Edolem Ikerdeu
Executive Director

Dr. Ngirachisau Mekoll
Medical Director

Palau Health Center Data
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