St. Croix’s Luis Hospital suffered significant damage during the 2017 hurricanes.

Despite efforts to construct a temporary hospital, improve billing and reduce payables, St. Croix’s Luis Hospital remains saddled with money woes, enough to place it, according to acting CEO Dyma Williams, in a full-blown “financial crisis.”

On Tuesday, Williams and her leadership team appeared before the Senate Finance Committee on St. Croix, where they spoke of their fiscal year 2020 budget and the bevy of challenges impacting its numbers.

— Contact A.J. Rao at 340-714-9104 or email