All about Medical specialists

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By Edition On Monday, December 17th, 2018

Minister Camelia-Römer: Government through SVB spends too much on private medical specialists

WILLEMSTAD - Minister of Health Suzanne Camelia-Römer explained in parliament recently that according to her, the reimbursement of medical specialists has grown unevenly. Currently, half of the total number of More...

By Edition On Monday, November 5th, 2018

Minister of Public Health wants more medical specialists

WILLEMSTAD - The Minister of Public Health Suzanne Camelia-Römer announced recently that in order to get rid of two recurring problems, she has made two critical decisions. There will be more medical specialists More...

By Edition On Wednesday, September 26th, 2018

Assistance for countries to get medical specialists

THE HAGUE - Dutch Undersecretary of Public Health, Wellbeing and Sports Paul Blokhuis is willing to assist the Dutch Caribbean countries to tackle the issue of attracting sufficient medical specialists for the islands’ More...

By Edition On Tuesday, June 7th, 2016

Cordoba: “We must prepare for new local doctors”

WILLEMSTAD – According to the political leader of the ruling party Pueblo Soberano (PS), Jaime Cordoba, this year the first special group of students who attended college in Costa Rica will complete their studies. More...

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By Edition On Monday, October 26th, 2015

Medical specialist shortage in Curaçao? An Opinion

Over the course of the last three months, since I opened my business in Curaao in June, every morning I look at Curacaoan newspapers just to get a glimpse of what's happening every day on the island and be aware More...

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By Edition On Friday, October 16th, 2015

Parties are optimistic about solution shortage medical specialists

WILLEMSTAD - The Association of Medical Specialists Curaçao (VMSC) and the St. Elisabeth Hospital (Sehos) are optimistic about a solution to the shortage of specialists. The specialists are working on a vision More...

By Edition On Monday, October 5th, 2015

Health care in serious trouble

WILLEMSTAD – It requires more money to keep the health care in Curaçao at a high level. Quality has a price. This is according to the Association of Medical Specialists Curaçao (VMSC). Secondary care is in serious More...

Sint Elizabeth Hospital
By Edition On Monday, October 6th, 2014

Curaçao needs medical specialists

WILLEMSTAD – There is a great shortage of medical specialists on the island. According to a report of the Ministry of Public Health, there are already 24 vacancies for medical medical specialists. This problem More...

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By Edition On Tuesday, September 23rd, 2014

Venezuela graduates unable to work in Curacao

WILLEMSTAD - Not so long ago, the Minister of Public Health, Ben Whiteman visited neighboring country Venezuela. During his trip, the Venezuelan Minister of the same ministry offered medical training to several More...

Curacao Parliament
By Edition On Tuesday, April 29th, 2014

Parliament wants solution waiting list

WILLEMSTAD - Various Members of Parliament expressed their concern about the long waiting lists for specialist care here in Curacao. The eyesore for the MPs is the waiting for ophthalmologists and urologists. The More...