- Last Updated on Monday, 22 April 2013 09:08
The medical students of St. Matthew’s University gain hospital experience in collaboration with the island’s two state-of-the-art hospitals. Students visit these hospitals while touring with physicians, making patient rounds and reviewing charts with physicians and nurses.
Both hospitals are only a few minutes from the SMU campus.
The Cayman Island Hospital is a 124 bed facility located in George Town. The hospital offers numerous specialty services including orthopedics, rheumatology, radiology, gastroenterology, dental and eye clinic as well as emergency services, operating rooms, maternity unit and general practitioner offices. A pharmacy and professional library are also located within this modern facility.
The Chrissie Tomlinson Memorial Hospital (CTMH) is a private, 18 bed facility located on Walkers Road in Grand Cayman. The CTMH offers 24 hour Urgent Care available 7 days a week along with the Family Practice office which is open 7 days a week. This modern facility houses two operating rooms as well as a maternity unit with four private birthing suites. Specialty services include cardiology, podiatry, dermatology, and psychiatry.