St Maarten Health Care and Vaccinations
* A yellow fever vaccination certificate is required from travellers over six months of age arriving from an infected area.
There is a general hospital, the St Maarten Medical Centre in Cayhill. Medical care is good. Medical insurance is advised.
Food and Drink
Water on the island is considered safe to drink. Bottled mineral water is widely available. Milk is pasteurised and dairy products are safe for consumption. Local meat, poultry, seafood, fruit and vegetables are generally considered safe to eat.
Vaccinations against tuberculosis and hepatitis B are sometimes recommended.