Business View Caribbean, November/December 2018

62 63 DOCTORS HOSPITAL CARING FOR CAYMANIANS C TMH Doctors Hospital (formerly the Chrissie Tomlinson Memo- rial Hospital) is a private, for-profit hospital centrally located in George Town, Grand Cayman, just minutes from the Owen Rob- erts International Airport. It was founded, and originally owned, by Dr. Steve Tomlinson, a Caymanian physician and general surgeon who expanded his small clinic into a hospital in 2000, and then sold it to a group of doctors, employees, and investors in 2016. Today, Doctors Hospital is an 18-bed, acute care, medical/surgical facility dedicated to providing exceptional health care to the Cayman Islands. Doctors Hospital provides the following medical services: Anesthesi- ology & Pain Management, Breast Health, Cardiology, Diabetes Services, Family Practice & Primary Care, Gastroenterology, Gynecology & Ob- stetrics, Laboratory Testing, Maternity Services, Men’s Health, Nutrition Services, Oncology, Orthopedics, Pediatrics, Pharmacy Services, Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, Plastic Surgery, Podiatry, Radiology, Surgical Care, Urgent Care, Urology, and Women’s Health. “We have about 105 employees, and our staff comes from a variety of places,” says Hospital Administrator, Dr. Patrick Auman. “We do have many local folks; the second largest area that staff comes from is Ja- maica; we have a considerable number of people who come from the United Kingdom, as well.We have visiting cardiologists, oncologists, and urologists, and we have a visiting reconstructive surgeon. “Most of them are first-world medicine trained doctors with specialty degrees from the U.K. and the U.S.,” adds Chief Pharmacist, David Pellow. AT A GLANCE DOCTORS HOSPITAL WHAT: A private, for-profit hospital WHERE: George Town, Grand Cayman WEBSITE: