Tag archive for ‘St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC)’
By The Publisher On Wednesday, May 11th, 2022

SMGH hospital construction delays due to international developments

CAY HILL — Due to international developments, St. Maarten General Hospital (SMGH) construction activities have slowed down over the recent weeks. As a lingering result of the pandemic, there have been delays More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, August 22nd, 2020

SMMC rectifies Dutch media report

CAY HILL — St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) has taken note of a media report from Omrop Fryslan that was published today in which a recently arrived rotational specialist has made statements which are not More...

By The Publisher On Friday, July 24th, 2020

Alarming spike in corona-infections

PHILIPSBURG – The COVID-19 crisis seems to be raising its ugly head again as reports came in claiming that initially three patients with corona-virus related illnesses were hospitalized at the St. Maarten Medical More...

By The Publisher On Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Protest action at SMMC was loud and clear

CAY HILL — With a raspy, hoarse voice, WIHCUA leader, Brunilda Illidge, told StMaartenNews.com tonight that the support of the SMMC workers today was overwhelming. She did not expect that. Illidge was afraid More...

By The Publisher On Monday, June 22nd, 2020

Protest action at SMMC escalates (videos & photos)

CAY HILL — Protest action at SMMC escalates. Watch video here. https://news.sx/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/WhatsApp-Video-2020-06-22-at-4.10.33-PM.mp4 https://news.sx/wp-content/uploads/2020/06/WhatsApp-Video-2020-06-22-at-4.10.35-PM.mp4 View More...

By The Publisher On Sunday, June 21st, 2020

Silent protest going on at SMMC; Staff wants CFO to go

~ Staff submitted a petition letter with grievances against CFO; wearing black tops to silently voice their protest at work ~ CAY HILL — On Thursday, June 18, 2020, the staff in the Finance Department of More...

By The Publisher On Friday, April 17th, 2020

SMMC to transfer COVID care to Medical Pavilion and ICU Hospitainer

CAY HILL — With the Mobile Medical Pavilion (MMP) and the ICU Hospitainer, both located across St. Maarten Medical Center at the basketball and tennis courts at Raoul Illidge Sport Complex, now fully operational, More...

By The Publisher On Saturday, April 11th, 2020

SMMC releases its COVID-19 response video

CAY HILL — In keeping the general public of St. Maarten and surrounding islands informed about the hospital’s response to the COVID-19 pandemic so far, St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) released a 2- minute More...

By The Publisher On Tuesday, April 7th, 2020

SMMC expects surge in local COVID patients

CAY HILL — St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) is preparing for more suspected or confirmed COVID-19 patients that need to be admitted to the hospital. Based on case studies and data analysis from other COVID-19 More...

By The Publisher On Monday, April 6th, 2020

Update from the Prime Minister: SMMC receives medical equipment

Update Prime Minister Silveria Jacobs & SMMC Receives Medical Equipment from the Netherlands for St. Maarten Philipsburg—St. Maarten is now the recipient of the much-needed medical equipment sent this morning More...