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Minister of Health Emil Lee - 6 Mar 2019
By The Publisher On Thursday, March 7th, 2019
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Health Minister defends tariffs increase at SMMC

PHILIPSBURG — The Minister of Health Emil Lee is defending the increase for procedures at the St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC). Minister Lee, speaking at the Council of Ministers press conference on Wednesday, More...

SMMC Group Photo Groundbreaking for construction new general hospital
By The Publisher On Tuesday, March 5th, 2019
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A bit of a disappointment

By Hilbert Haar During the groundbreaking ceremony for the new hospital, in early December 2018, everything seemed to be nice and dandy. Alesandro Cambri of contractor INSO was present at this photo opportunity More...

MP Rolando Brison at IPKO 2018-05-29
By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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Brison: New hospital construction firm INSO facing potential bankruptcy of parent company

Philipsburg — Ferfina S.P.A Group, the parent company of INSO, the construction company contracted to build the new hospital on St. Maarten, has allegedly amassed over US $833 million in debt with an apparent 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...

SMMC Group Photo Groundbreaking for construction new general hospital
By The Publisher On Tuesday, December 4th, 2018
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SMMC officially breaks ground for new hospital

CAY HILL — During a well-attended ceremony and in witness of the Governor of St. Maarten his Excellency Drs. Eugene Holiday, Deputy Prime Minister Wycliffe Smith, Minister of VSA Emil Lee and the Council More...

Presentation building permit SMCC new hospital - 20180808
By The Publisher On Wednesday, August 8th, 2018
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SMMC submits request for building permit for new hospital

Philipsburg — The process to the realization of the new St Maarten General Hospital is another step closer to reality as the SMMC submitted its application with supporting documentation for the building permit. Minister More...

nursing conference group pic
By Desk Editor On Wednesday, July 4th, 2018
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Nurses attended International Caribbean Nursing Conference

CAYHILL — SMMC nurses recently attended the international Caribbean nursing conference held on Aruba. The event took place from June 8th to 9th at Hilton Aruba Caribbean Resort & Casino. The conference More...

Group photo
By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 28th, 2018
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Dutch State Secretary Visits the SMMC

On Wednesday, June 27th, the St. Maarten Medical Center received a visit from the State Secretary of the Dutch Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sports, Mr. Paul Blokhuis. Mr. Blokhuis and his team of representatives More...

PALS PEARS course
By Desk Editor On Thursday, June 7th, 2018
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SMMC nurses successfully completes PALS & PEARS course

CAY HILL — The SMMC recently held PALS (Pediatric Advance Life Support) and PEARS (Pediatric Emergency Assessment Recognition and Stabilization) courses for staff. Ms. Marina Bayer, coordinator and resuscitator More...

Dutch Marines - CPR training SMMC
By The Publisher On Tuesday, June 5th, 2018
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CPR training for Dutch Marines at SMMC

CAYHILL — The St. Maarten Medical Center recently provided Basic Life Support training for the Royal Marines from the Netherlands. Nineteen Marines completed a one day course in Cardiopulmonary resuscitation More...