The St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) opened its doors on March 17th, 1991, as the successor of St. Rose Hospital. SMMC is a non-profit organization that manages and carries out hospital functions serving the community of Dutch St Maarten in the north-eastern Caribbean. Our patient care services also support the surrounding smaller islands such as Saba, Statia and Anguilla as well as others in the region. Our facility has 71 inpatient beds. Approximately 400 employees and 30 attending specialists are affiliated with the organization are building a solid foundation to ensure continuity in quality hospital care, based on evidenced based care processes and transparency. With a new state-of-the-art general hospital, St. Maarten General Hospital (SMGH), currently under construction: we are aiming to become the regional leader as an accredited medical institution. The hospital boasts a diverse nursing staff, recruited locally and internationally, to serve the multicultural and multi-lingual needs of the community. The nursing staff is supported by our in-house nationally accredited Education Department, whose task it is to offer training, upgrading and specialization courses in the field of nursing as well as defining patient handling protocols to ensure that SMMC meets the highest standards in patient care. Our friendly staff continuously strives to offer safe and high quality care.
At the St. Maarten Medical Center, you’ll work in a dynamic team in a versatile position. You will work in a pleasant and rewarding atmosphere and be offered many opportunities for growth and development. You’ll work fulltime (or part-time) for a minimum of 1 year (preferably longer) with our current consulting specialist.
As an nefrologist, you will provide care to the patients with kidney related diseases and dialysis. You should have a broad interest in all aspects of your specialization (preferably with experience in the field of nefrology) and willing to work in a small team to perform your duties in the broadest sense possible. You should be willing to actively contribute to the daily operation of our establishment and (intended) developments for the future of our organization