Stranded SZV patients in The Dominican Republic

CEO - Glen A. Carty

PHILIPSBURG — It is a known issue that the discharged Medical Referral patients of SZV, currently in the Dominican Republic are now faced with prolonged stays in the country due to the cancellations of PAWA airline flights. SZV recognizes the impact of this and our team has since been working actively towards alternatives for its patients currently More...

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By webadmin On Wednesday, January 31st, 2018
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Construction new hospital to begin soon

PHILIPSBURG – Construction of the new general hospital could begin as early as March or April, Minister Emil Lee (Public Health) said at Wednesday’s Council of Ministers press briefing. “we have secured financing More...

Dr. Morvan - New Pediatrician SMMC
By webadmin On Tuesday, January 30th, 2018
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New Pediatrician at SMMC

CAYHILL: The St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) is pleased to announce the in service of Pediatrician Dr. Thibisay Morvan as of December 21st, 2017. Dr. Morvan brings 20 years of experience to the SMMC with the enthusiasm More...

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By webadmin On Monday, January 29th, 2018
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CPS increases measles vigilance after PAHO alert

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Collective Prevention Services (CPS), a department of the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, has been alerted by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) More...

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By webadmin On Saturday, January 27th, 2018
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Louie Laveist calls on interim government to take action to help the mentally ill

COLE BAY – In a breaking news report this morning, 721news reports that the Traffic Department is busy investigating a hit and run that occurred this morning at approximately 5am on Union Road in Cole Bay whereby More...

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By webadmin On Friday, January 26th, 2018
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Court declares hospital’s appeal against inspector-general inadmissible

PHILIPSBURG – The Court in First Instance declared an appeal by the St. Maarten Medical Center about a decision by the inspector-general to release a report about a medical referral back in 2016 inadmissible. ... Some More...

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By webadmin On Saturday, January 20th, 2018
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CPS says use mosquito repellent to stop mosquitos from biting

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Collective Preventive Services (CPS), a government department under the Ministry of Public Health, Social Development and Labour, says due to recent rainfall the country has More...

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By webadmin On Thursday, January 18th, 2018
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CPS advises persons at risk to get their flu vaccine

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – Influenza, better known as the flu, is a highly contagious viral infection. Unlike the common cold, influenza can cause severe illness and life-threatening complications such More...

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By webadmin On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Yellow Fever: PAHO urges Member States to remain vigilant

GREAT BAY, Sint Maarten (DCOMM) – The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO)/World Health Organization (WHO) in its recent epidemiological report about yellow fever in the Americas, encourages Member States to More...

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By webadmin On Monday, January 15th, 2018
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Minister Lee approved budget financing for SMMC

Philipsburg — Minister Lee on Friday afternoon, January 12th, met with the Sint Maarten Consumer Coalition coordinators to address their concerns with the Sint Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) tariff increase More...