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Sporting a borrowed T-shirt and a wide toothy grin, 5-year-old Aagi stepped out of the doors of Health City Cayman Islands for the final time on Monday and headed home to Mongolia after undergoing life-saving surgery to fix a hole in his heart.
Back in May, Cayman Compass journalist James Whittaker got the COVID-19 swab as part of a feature story explaining the testing process. On Tuesday, in a sequel to that story, he visited Health City Cayman Islands to do the same for the new antibody tests.
A highly accurate COVID-19 antibody test could soon be used to determine the prevalence of the virus in the Cayman Islands.
Health City Cayman Islands has established a satellite COVID-19 testing centre. Though the hospital does not have a testing lab on site, it is collecting samples from essential workers in the eastern districts
Health City Cayman Islands, which closed down temporarily last month after some of its staff contracted COVID-19 from the islands’ first coronavirus patient, is continuing to reopen in phases.
File the subject matter of today’s editorial – Health City Cayman Islands – under the heading of “good news.”
A man received unspecified wounds after an altercation Friday night in East End, police said.
A medical business that provides ambulance services to Health City has been forced to suspend operations pending an investigation from the Health Practice Commission.
Doctors and community leaders are reassuring East End residents about security as Cayman’s first long-term mental health center moves toward an August groundbreaking.
International chefs descended on Cayman once again for the 10th annual Cayman Cookout, marking one of the largest productions of the islandwide festival to date.
Architects for East End’s mental health facility say they are creating a “dignified” and “home-like” environment at the nine-cottage, 54-bed home, ensuring “safety and security” for both residents and the surrounding community.
Here’s the latest update from the entrepreneurs and developers behind some of the largest and most ambitious proposals to emerge over the past few years.
About 100 gifts – dolls, building blocks, Hot Wheels cars and more – were distributed to 30 children at Health City on Tuesday evening at the hospital’s annual IMPACT 345 Christmas party that featured Santa and music by local musician Barefoot Man.
Some quick thinking and an innovative use of existing technology helped the Health Services Authority and Health City Cayman Islands in saving the life of a Jamaican farmer.
The family of a 33-year-old Cayman man is rejoicing after the Health City Cayman Islands medical team brought him back from the brink of death. Bjorn Ebanks survived an episode during which his heart stopped twice and he underwent CPR for almost 90 minutes before being placed on life support.
The vision of Health City as a world-class medical tourism destination has taken another step forward with construction under way on apartments for patients at the East End facility.
Whoever’s in charge of public relations and communications for the British Caymanian Insurance Agencies – better known here in the Cayman Islands as “BritCay” – is in need of an emergency refresher course. On Wednesday, March 29, amid the political spectacle of Nomination Day, we at the Cayman Compass and many other businesses received a notice from BritCay .
Health City Cayman Islands has picked up Canadian boxing champion Steven Wilcox as its sports ambassador. Mr. Wilcox, known as “The Piranha,” holds the North American Boxing Association title for super lightweight. He turned professional in 2012 and claimed the title of Canadian lightweight champion in 2013.
Doctors from U.S.-based Andrews Sports Medicine and Orthopaedics visited Health City Cayman Islands on Friday to discuss a partnership that would offer operative care and rehabilitation for athletes.
Young Health City patients from Sierra Leone, Haiti and Fiji got a welcome Christmas treat last month thanks to a party organized by a local youth group to mark the holidays. Over 150 children’s lives have been saved through the program, which provides free surgeries for life-threatening conditions to needy children.
Since opening two-and-a-half years ago, Health City Cayman Islands has completed 500 orthopedic surgeries. “We are proud to have achieved this milestone in such a short period and look forward to embracing new technologies which have completely changed the way surgeries are performed.”
In Grand Cayman, there is very little prime land (i.e. “sand”) available for development. In some key plots with pre-existing structures, the only direction for developers is skyward. However, proper execution would require a far more advanced and sophisticated legal and regulatory framework than Cayman currently has in place.
On Aug. 6., year-old Mchaendel Gilot spent most of an hour-long flight between Port-au-Prince, Haiti, and Grand Cayman crying in his cousin’s arms.
Have a Heart Cayman Islands is committed to facilitating life-saving cardiac procedures for children from around the world.
Health City Cayman Islands has pledged to support regional Seventh-Day Adventists hospitals in a memorandum of understanding that was signed last month.
Health City Cayman Islands is inviting students to apply to their summer Healthcare Explorers programs.
Health City Cayman Islands has already performed 68 charitable surgeries for children with heart problems and brain tumors, but the hospital hopes that within the next two years, it can offer one charitable heart surgery every day for a child in need.
Health City Cayman Islands local partner Gene Thompson said this week that the East End medical tourism facility is not competing with local health services “for the most part,” even though there is no specific prohibition against it.
While praising the services and professionalism of the Health City Cayman Islands staff, the Health Services Authority’s top doctor said last week that the medical tourism facility has some unfair advantages over other local providers with which it is now competing.
The consensus appears unanimous: Real estate brokers say things are great, and anyone checking out the market must agree that they are.
Health City Cayman Islands has donated chemistry and laboratory supplies to John Gray and Clifton Hunter high schools. Healthcare Explorers Program, a Health City initiative...
Focusing on exuding professionalism, aptitude and motivation, Year 11 students at John Gray High School recently took part in mock interviews as part of the school’s Career Activities Week. The event was designed to inform students about the prospects available to them in the workforce and what it takes to be competitive in a global marketplace.
This month I thought it would be a useful exercise to highlight all the new construction and development projects that are taking place across the Cayman Islands, emphasizing the fact that Cayman’s economy is currently in a very positive growth period.