St. Maarten Medical Center (SMMC) is a non-profit foundation that manages and carries out the hospital functions of Dutch St. Maarten. It has eighty inpatient beds and employs approximately 184 personnel. There are twelve fulltime attending specialists affiliated with the organization.
The SMMC mission is to provide optimal health care services to the St. Maarten community, the surrounding smaller islands such as Saba, Statia, Anguilla as well as visitors from abroad. SMMC also provides select medical specialties to chronically ill patients.
SMMC is located in the district of Cay Hill, on the Welgelegen Road next to the Raoul Illidge Sports complex. It is located five minutes away from the Dutch capital Philipsburg and, with light traffic, ten minutes from Simpsonbay and fifteen minutes from the French capital, Marigot.