SZV-insured get access to non-emergency transport from Accessible Ventures

AVET Signing with SZV

PHILIPSBURG — Social and Health Insurances SZV and Accessible Ventures recently signed a service agreement that would benefit those most in need of door-to-door transportation to access medical care. This new service is based on a medical referral application procedure and is for SZV insured who are: dialysis patients, cancer patients undergoing More...

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SZV Signing psychologist APAP group - 20190908
By The Publisher On Monday, September 9th, 2019

SZV and APAP psychologists sign care contract

PHILIPSBURG — New care contracts have been signed between SZV and private practice psychologists Miranda Veltman, Caroline van Oost, Carmencita Dekkers-Chemont and Alexandra van Luijken. The care contract offers More...

SZV MinFin Signing Letter Of Intent LOI Debt - 28082019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 28th, 2019

Government debt of NAf 91 million to SZV one step closer to resolve

PHILIPSBURG — Director of SZV Glen A. Carty and Minister of Finance Perry Geerlings signed a letter of intent on Friday August 23rd regarding the outstanding social & health insurances premiums owed by Government More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, July 27th, 2019

Shady business at SZV? Maybe not

PHILIPSBURG – ‘Shady business taking place at USZV, Medwork and Medicosmetics’; thus read a recent headline on a notorious gossip-blog. The underlying article spoke of a “shady affiliation’ of Medwork More...

Minister Emil Lee with Andrew Dick 20190712
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 14th, 2019

Smear campaign comes from fear and jealousy, Minister Lee says

PHILIPSBURG – “The Ministry of VSA rocks and I am very proud of my staff,” caretaker Minister Emil Lee said at the end of his candid interview with Andrew Dick. Lee dismissed allegations made against him More...

Dr. Michel Petit during live interview Fernando Clark radio show - 20190705
By The Publisher On Friday, July 5th, 2019

Petit repeats old accusations against Minister Lee

PHILIPSBURG – Dr. Michel Petit, the former chairman of the supervisory board of Social and Health Insurance SZV, launched what can be considered an unprecedented attack against caretaker Public Health Minister More...

St. Maarten Medical Center SMMC facade
By The Publisher On Monday, July 1st, 2019

SMMC requests no interference

~Current wording used in Motion of No Confidence could cost St. Maarten over USD 30 million~ CAY HILL – The Board of Directors and the Supervisory Council of St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) has taken note of More...

MP Luc Mercelina - Budget Presentation 24 June 2019
By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 25th, 2019

MP Mercelina tackles national health insurance plan again

PHILIPSBURG – MP Luc Mercelina (United Democrats) repeated his objections against the introduction of a National Health Insurance (NHI) plan during the handling of the draft 2019 budget in parliament on Monday. More...

Minister of Health Emil Lee - 27 March 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 28th, 2019

General Health Insurance (GHI) may solve major health care problems

PHILIPSBURG — The introduction of a general health insurance policy seems to be the solution to all the health care woes facing the government. Minister responsible for health affairs Emil Lee said at Wednesday’s More...

Minister Emil Lee - 13 March 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 27th, 2019

Minister Lee: Too many residents cannot access health insurance with our current system

POND ISLAND — During the council of Ministers’ press briefing of Wednesday March 27th, Minister Lee outlined several examples of groups of persons who fall in between the cracks of the current health insurance More...