Tag archive for ‘Ministry of VSA’
Minister Emil Lee signing cooperation agreement
By The Publisher On Wednesday, December 5th, 2018
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Ministry of VSA sign health cooperation agreement with French Government

On Monday December 3rd, Minister of Public Health Emil Lee and Regional General Director Mrs. Valerie Denux of the French Government signed the long awaited MOU to solidify a structural working relationship between More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Financial Safeguards in place for the new St. Maarten General Hospital

PHILIPSBURG — St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) has been notified by Italian construction company INSO that its parent company, Condotte d’Acqua (Condotte) has filed for Extraordinary Administration, which More...

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By The Publisher On Tuesday, August 7th, 2018
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Emergency Income Support Grant Signed

PHILIPSBURG — On Tuesday, August 7th, a second Grant Agreement of the Sint Maarten Recovery and Resilience Trust Fund was signed by Prime Minister Leona Romeo-Marlin and the World Bank in the amount of $22.5 More...

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By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 30th, 2018
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Proposed tobacco tax legislation could help fund health care cost

POND ISLAND — The Ministry of VSA recently welcomed a meeting with representatives of Philip Morris and some local distributors on the topic of Tobacco safety labels and taxation legislation. Wholesalers More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, May 25th, 2018
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VSA EXPANDS SOCIAL SUPPORT REACH WITH COMMUNITY-BASED ASSESSMENT PROGRAM

In the month of April, the Ministry of VSA launched the second phase of its Food Voucher Program, which offers residents most in need with financial assistance for basic necessities in the form of food vouchers. More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, May 18th, 2018
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Tsunami simulation exercise for Health Sector

CAY HILL – On May 16th, a simulation exercise was organized for ESF 6 by the Ministry of VSA and the Association of Netherlands Municipalities (VNG), with support of IHE Delft. The 6th Emergency Support More...

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By The Publisher On Thursday, April 19th, 2018
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RECALL OF POTENTIALLY CONTAMINATED EGGS

IMPORTANT NOTICE The Inspectorate of Public Health, Social Development and Labor has found and ordered the destruction of eggs that may be contaminated with the Salmonella bacteria and that were found in various More...

Minister Emil Lee
By The Publisher On Thursday, November 9th, 2017
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Min VSA Temporary Basic Necessities Voucher Program Launched

PHILIPSBURG — As part of the ongoing effort to provide relief to the members of the community that have been impacted by Irma to the point that they are at risk of not being able to feed themselves or their More...

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By Online Editor On Friday, July 28th, 2017
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Healthcare Chain review report released: SMMC needs to improve quality management system

GREAT BAY—The first reports of the review of the St. Maarten Healthcare Chain has been released by the Ministry of VSA, which shows strengths within the healthcare system and areas for improvement. According to More...