The official completion of Curaçao Medical Center (CMC), formerly known as Hospital Nobo Otrobanda, was recently celebrated in Willemstad. A hughely festive moment for Curaçao. The commissioning of the building and welcoming of the first patients and guests went smoothly. Newspaper ‘Antilliaans Dagblad’ published a CMC special, including a full-page article about the hospital design by architectural firms EGM architects and OZ Caribbean. The special includes an interview with Arnold Sikkel, EGM architects and Lyongo Juliana, OZ Caribbean about the hospital design, in which climate, culture and historical aspects all played a very important role. The article focuses on design phase ambitions aimed at creating a sustainable an innovative hospital environment that will guarantee the wellbeing of patients as well as of the staff. The link below gives access to the whole article.