May 7, 2021

Cayman Islands government action needed to improve management of health system and expenditures says Cayman islands Aud. Gen.

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The Government lacks the resources and information required to manage the health care system effectively, says Sue Winspear, Auditor General of the Cayman Islands, in her performance audit report issued today. The report, “Ensuring Quality Health Care and a Healthy Population”, assesses how effectively the Government oversees and regulates the health care system. “Without the […]

Enhancing compliance with the Cayman Islands Health Insurance Law

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The Cayman Islands Department of Immigration (DOI) and the Health Insurance Commission (HIC), are working together to implement changes to the application process for work permits to increase compliance with the Health Insurance Law (HIL). As part of the process, the Department of Immigration will soon require proof of compliance with the Health Insurance Law […]

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 […]

Cayman Islands ICO rules against HRS and orders records to be disclosed

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ICO issues Decision 47 involving the Department of Health Regulatory Services (HRS) In December 2014 an Applicant made a request to the Department of Health Regulatory Services for records pertaining to three complaints made against him as a medical practitioner. The Department disclosed a number of related records, but withheld the actual complaints and associated […]