January 26, 2021

LETTER: Healthcare for sale in St. Lucia

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From The Voice St Lucia THE question of healthcare delivery in St. Lucia has been the subject of public and political debate for some considerable time. We’ve had fires, electrical failures, inadequate human resources, leaking stadium roofs, and the ongoing saga of the Owen King European Union hospital (OKEU). At the governmental level, it’s been […]

Narayana Hrudayalaya completes acquisition of HCCI

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By PTI Feeds Narayana Hrudayalaya completes acquisition of HCCI New Delhi, Jan 13 (PTI) Narayana Hrudayalaya today said it has completed buyback of 71.4 per cent shareholding in Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI) from Ascension Health Ventures for USD 32.26 million. The company earlier held 28.6 per cent stake in Health City Cayman Islands through […]

HCCI benefits from Canada boxer

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Canadian boxing champ retains title while fighting for charity All proceeds from title bout to benefit Have a Heart Cayman Islands HAMILTON, ONTARIO (June 22, 2017) – Canadian boxing champ and Hamilton, Ontario hometown hero Steven “The Piranha” Wilcox successfully defended his belt while fighting for a cause during his recent title bout in Canada. Wilcox, […]

Health City Cayman Islands – St Maarten deal

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From IMTJ International Travel Journal Patients from the Caribbean island of St. Maarten will go for medical treatment at Health City Cayman Islands. Patients from the Caribbean island of St. Maarten will go to Grand Cayman on weekly charter flights for medical treatment at Health City Cayman Islands. The direct flights, using Cayman Airways, follows […]

Health City Cayman Islands completes 300 sleep studies

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Milestone reached as World Sleep Day is observed on Friday, March 17 CAYMAN ISLANDS (March 16, 2017) – Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI) has completed 300 sleep studies, just in time for the 10th global observance of World Sleep Day on Friday, March 17. World Sleep Day, created and hosted by World Sleep Society, is […]

Six Jamaican children head to Cayman Islands for heart treatment

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From Jamaica Star Six children from the Bustamante Hospital for Children are set to access well needed Cardiac treatment at the Health City Hospital in the Cayman Islands. Two of the six left Jamaica for the Cayman Islands on Tuesday to begin treatment and the remaining four will depart the island later this week. Children […]

Cayman Islands government will not compete [in the medical tourism business]

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From International Medical Travel Journal IMTJ Legally allowed to offer medical tourism, the Cayman government has no intention of going into the medical tourism business.. Although it has been granted the legal designation to participate in medical tourism, the government of the Cayman Islands has no intention of going into the medical tourism business. The […]

Cayman Islands ICO releases decision relating to HCCI medical qualifications

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Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) releases Hearing Decision 53 involving Health Regulatory Services In August 2015 an applicant requested access to the qualifications (degrees and diplomas) of the medical staff of the Health City Cayman Islands hospital. The records were held by the Department of Health Regulatory Services (HRS), but access was denied under section 23(1). HRS […]

Healthcare Publication Notes: Learning opportunities of Health City Cayman Islands

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From Ascension In 2012 Ascension partnered with Narayana Health of India and the government of the Cayman Islands in part to create an opportunity to learn ways to improve quality and reduce costs at U.S. hospitals. To advance that goal, this month leaders and physicians from Ascension hospitals will begin rotating through Health City Cayman […]

Health City Cayman Islands – Medical Tourism may be one way to lower healthcare costs

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From Accountable Health I recently had the pleasure of visiting Health City Cayman Islands (HCCI), a medical facility founded by Dr. Devi Shetty in a relationship between Narayana Health and Ascension. A group of individuals from the United States toured the hospital and had an opportunity to meet with and ask questions of the staff […]