Hospitals’ cooperation saves Jamaican farmer’s life in the Cayman Islands

A Jamaican farmer who had a life-threatening case of leptospirosis is alive today thanks to the cooperation of two major hospitals in the Cayman Islands. Following a referral from the government-owned Health Services Authority (HSA), doctors at private tertiary care hospital Health City Cayman Islands performed a pioneering intervention that saved the man’s life. Clester

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Cleveland Clinic Florida advocates for breast cancer awareness in Cayman

Cleveland Clinic Florida, currently one of the top ten hospitals in Florida ranked by the U.S. News & World Report, has been busy advocating for breast cancer awareness in the Cayman Islands. Breast Cancer is currently the leading cause of cancer-related deaths among women in the Caribbean. In September, Margaret Thompson, MD, Breast Surgeon at

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Health City Cayman Islands offering free bone density scans through November

Health City Cayman Islands is offering free bone density scans through November 30. World Radiology Day was celebrated worldwide on November 8, and in recognition of the international observance, the tertiary care hospital is providing the free scans for the entire month. Bone density scans, also known as bone mineral density (BMD) tests, measure how

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Reminding Cayman’s men to just #MENtionit

With Movember in full swing, health experts at Cleveland Clinic Florida are reminding the men of the Cayman Community that they should not wait until health concerns become serious to mention them. The ‘Just #MENtionit’ campaign was started by Cleveland Clinic in order to help encourage men to start speaking up and discussing their health

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Health City Cayman Islands to Transition to New Ownership Model

Ascension to Focus on its Other International Efforts (St. Louis) November 7, 2017 — Ascension, the nation’s largest non-profit health system and the largest Catholic health system in the world, has determined that the time is right for its Health City Cayman Islands partnership to transition to full ownership by Narayana Health of India. Ascension

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