Tag archive for ‘SZV’
SZV-building
By The Publisher On Saturday, July 27th, 2019
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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 20190714
By The Publisher On Sunday, July 14th, 2019
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Mr. Integrity

By Hilbert Haar Politics is a dirty game and everybody and his uncle knows it. So when somebody gets in the way of a hidden agenda, the spin doctors and people who are ready to do their bidding come out of the woodwork. In More...

Hilbert Haar
By The Publisher On Saturday, July 6th, 2019
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Idiot America St. Maarten-style

By Hilbert Haar When I heard Fernando Clark’s interview with Dr. Michel Petit my mind automatically went to a book I read some years ago, entitled Idiot America: How stupidity became a virtue in the land of the More...

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

SZV-building
By The Publisher On Wednesday, March 13th, 2019
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SZV victim of sophisticated phishing scam

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Tuesday March 12th, 2019) — Social & Health Insurances SZV has recently been targeted by a seemingly international phishing scam. As a good corporate citizen, SZV takes this opportunity More...

SZV-building
By The Publisher On Sunday, March 3rd, 2019
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SZV announces reduced medical referrals to Santo Domingo

IMPORTANT NOTICE: REDUCED MEDICAL REFERRALS TO DOMINICAN REPUBLIC (SANTO DOMINGO) PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Sunday March 3rd, 2019) — As per April 2nd, 2019 Social & Health Insurances SZV will no longer More...

Minister of Health Emil Lee - 20 Feb 2019
By The Publisher On Wednesday, February 27th, 2019
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Medical expenditures explode

PHILIPSBURG - Medical expenditures in St. Maarten went through the roof between 2014 and 2017 and increased by 48.2 percent from 82.3 to 122 million guilders. In 2017 alone SZV collected 74 million in premiums More...

Dr Ruth Douglass at SZV
By The Publisher On Sunday, January 20th, 2019
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SZV welcomes Dr. Ruth Douglass as control doctor

PHILIPSBURG, Sint Maarten (Sunday January 20th, 2019) — Social & Health Insurances SZV has welcomed Dr. Ruth Douglass as a new control doctor within the organization. Dr. Ruth Douglass joined the SZV team 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...

SZV-building
By The Publisher On Saturday, September 22nd, 2018
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Medical providers complain about payments

PHILIPSBURG — Doctors and Pharmacists have complained that they are not being paid on time for services rendered to the patients who carry the Social Insurance (SZV) cards. According to them, in some cases More...