SMMC halts non-emergency medical procedures, Policlinics to continue. | SMN News

CAY HILL:— In light of the resurgence of active COVID-19 cases on St. Maarten, St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) has temporarily halted all non-emergency medical procedures and surgeries until further notice. This is in an effort to accommodate the recent influx of COVID-19 patients requiring hospitalization over the past few days and create additional capacity in terms of beds and staff should the need arise.
At the time of the Outbreak Management Team (OMT) meeting on Wednesday morning, there was a total of 15 COVID-19 positive patients admitted to SMMC for treatment and an additional positive patient who

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