About Cayman Islands Hospital
The Cayman Islands Hospital is located in the heart of George Town. It is a modern 124-bed hospital, encompassing 139,066sq ft on two storeys and is the principal health care facility in the country.
It offers accident and emergency services, a general practitioner clinic, full maternity services, haemodialysis, and a full service outpatient pharmacy. Diagnostic services include: mammography, computerised tomography, paediatrics, operating theatres, physiotherapy, a pharmacy, laboratory services, including a DNA forensic unit and other facilities that can be expected in a modern healthcare setting.
Diagnostic services include: mammography, radiology, paediatrics, operating theatres, physiotherapy, a pharmacy, laboratory services, a DNA forensic unit and other facilities that can be expected in a modern healthcare setting.
Specialist services include: gynaecology and obstetrics, paediatrics, operating theatres, physiotherapy, cardiology, internal medicine, dentistry, dermatology, haematology, oncology, urology, nutrition, psychology, gastroenterology, interventional radiology, ophthalmology, orthopaedics, otorhinolaringology (ear, nose and throat) and chronic pain management. The CIH also brings many visiting specialists to the Island on a regular basis.
Accident and Emergency: The A&E is very well staffed with a rotation of over twelve doctors.
General Clinic: Offers a range of general family health services as well as nursing care, family planning, government and immigration medicals, home visits, mental health counselling, STI services, and pharmacy.
Forensic Science Laboratory
The Cayman Islands Forensic Science Laboratory is an established multifunctional, state of the art laboratory, operated by the Cayman Islands Health Services Authority in Grand Cayman. It offers expertise in a number of areas, including forensic biology and DNA testing, DNA databasing services, DNA paternity testing, forensic toxicology testing, forensic drug analysis, pathology, and forensic criminalistics testing in selected areas.
The Cayman Islands Hospital Dental Clinic and Merren Dental Clinic offers emergency services on a first come, first served basis Monday-Friday 7.30am-11am and 1.30pm-3pm and Saturday 8am-10am, as well as scheduled appointments.
Lions Eye Clinic (HSA)
Dr. Cornelis Gouws MBChB FRCOphth
Dr. Richard Corkin MBChB FCS (Ophth)SA, MRCOphth (UK)
Offering comprehensive range of general ophthalmic services from laser services and ocular ultrasound , to minor surgical procedures.
Cayman Islands Hospital PharmacyTel: +1 (345) 244 2715/16
Open: Monday-Friday 8am-9pm, Saturdays and Sundays 8am-7pm and public holidays 8am-6pm. Open to the general public, as well as in-patients.
Fax: (345) 949 2998
Smith Road Centre Pharmacy
Tel: +1 (345) 244 7542
Open: Monday-Friday 9am-5pm, Saturdays and Sundays 9am-4.30pm.
This location is refills ONLY for CINICO and Private insurance members with 100% coverage. New prescriptions for all customers must be picked up from the main hospital pharmacy.
View the Health Services Authority page for more information on other health centres operates by HSA.