Covid-19 - Corona Virus

Covid-19 / Corona Virus Updates

'OUR COVID TACTICS ARE NOT WORKING': Sands and Davis united in condemning road map for dealing with crisis
'OUR COVID TACTICS ARE NOT WORKING': Sands and Davis united in condemning road map for dealing with crisis

October 27, 2020

THE government's approach to tackling COVID-19 is not working - according to both former Health Minister Dr Duane Sands and Opposition leader Philip 'Brave' Davis...

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Bahamas Ministry of Tourism and Living With Covid Coalitiion Partner to Secure 3 Million Covid-19 Rapid Antigen Tests

October 26, 2020

Public-Private Partnership Enables Country-Wide Testing & Management Platform for Citizens, Residents & Visitors...

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Full steam ahead - as three million rapid tests secured
Full steam ahead - as three million rapid tests secured

October 26, 2020

TOURISM Minister Dionisio D'Aguilar said the country is moving "full steam ahead" with reopening next month...

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331 new cases since Thursday

October 26, 2020

FIFTY-SIX COVID-19 cases were announced on Sunday, according to the Ministry of Health, bringing the amount of cases recorded between Thursday and yesterday to 331...

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Ministry of National Security Reports Two Cases of Coronavirus Infections.

October 23, 2020

The Ministry of National Security wishes to inform the public that it had two reported cases of coronavirus infection. Both cases were sent home, quarantined, and tested following the advice and standard protocols of the Ministry of Health...

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More Covid-19 / Corona Virus News

Relative of infected police officer hits out at lack of contact tracing

October 23, 2020

A RELATIVE of a COVID-19 positive police officer has claimed officials have not done any contact tracing or checked on members of his household for possible infection spread...

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PM and Cabinet to quarantine after Bannister tests positive for COVID-19
PM and Cabinet to quarantine after Bannister tests positive for COVID-19

October 21, 2020

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis and all Cabinet ministers are to quarantine after Minister of Works Desmond Bannister tested positive for COVID-19...

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128 COVID-19 cases, three more deaths on Tuesday
128 COVID-19 cases, three more deaths on Tuesday

October 21, 2020

ONE hundred and twenty-eight additional COVID-19 cases were reported on Tuesday along with three more deaths, according to the Ministry of Health...

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70 new COVID-19 cases, one additional death on Sunday
70 new COVID-19 cases, one additional death on Sunday

October 20, 2020

SEVENTY new cases of COVID-19 were recorded on Sunday along with one additional death...

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'Samaritans' help exposes health shortfall'
'Samaritans' help exposes health shortfall'

October 20, 2020

THE addition of a temporary Samaritan's Purse tent hospital underscores that the government continues to lag behind in its ability to improve health facilities in the country amid the COVID-19 pandemic, according to Senator Dr Michael Darville...

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Minnis told Junkanoo funeral - no rushout: Mourners advised ceremony feared to be 39super spreader39 had to follow COVID rules
Minnis told Junkanoo funeral - no rushout: Mourners advised ceremony feared to be 39super spreader39 had to follow COVID rules

October 20, 2020

PRIME Minister Dr Hubert Minnis told Junkanoo members not to hold a rushout that is now at the centre of claims that it contributed to the creation of a COVID-19 cluster.

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Wells: we're looking for best fit in reopening to tourism
Wells: we're looking for best fit in reopening to tourism

October 19, 2020

HEALTH Minister Renward Wells has defended the government's November 1 target for more relaxations in the tourism sector despite high COVID-19 figures and an overstretched healthcare system...

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MINISTRY OF HEALTH COVID-19 UPDATE Update #200

October 18, 2020

The Ministry of Health advises the general public of the current COVID-19 situation in The Bahamas...

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Six deaths added to COVID toll
Six deaths added to COVID toll

October 18, 2020

ONE hundred and eighty-six cases of COVID-19 and eight more related deaths were recorded between Friday and Saturday, pushing the country's coronavirus tally to 5,703...

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The Bahamas has ramped up an improved testing output of 900 per cent COVID-19 central portal number €˜511€™ is reactivated
The Bahamas has ramped up an improved testing output of 900 per cent; COVID-19 central portal number ‘511’ is reactivated

October 16, 2020

Minister of Health the Hon. Renward Wells said as of Thursday the 15th of October, 2020, there were 132 new cases of COVID-19 recorded bringing the total number of confirmed cases of COVID-19 in The Bahamas to 5,517...

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TOURISM REOPENING


TOURISM READINESS & RECOVERY: PHASE 2

TRAVEL HEALTH CARD APPLICATION

The Islands Of The Bahamas Travel Requirements

Click Below To Read And Download Bahamas Tourism Readiness and Recovery. Plan For Re-Entry Into The Tourism Market

Click Here To Read Bahamas Tourism Readiness and Recovery. Plan For Re-Entry Into The Tourism Market

Private Medical Care and Education

Prohibited Business And Activities

COVID-19 GUIDELINES EFFECTIVE MONDAY 31 AUGUST 2020

COVID-19 A Measured Plan For Re-Opening The Economy

What Is COVID-19?


Coronaviruses (CoV) are a large family of viruses that cause illness ranging from the common cold to more severe diseases such as Middle East Respiratory Syndrome (MERS-CoV) and Severe Acute Respiratory Syndrome (SARS-CoV). A novel coronavirus (nCoV) is a new strain that has not been previously identified in humans.

COVID-19 Prevention Tips
As the spread of coronavirus, officially named COVID-19, has evolved in recent weeks, all are encouraged to use several effective measures to prevent any virus. They include:
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth.
- Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use an alcohol-based sanitizer.
- Cover your coughs and sneezes.
- Disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
- Get a flu shot - it’s not too late!
- Stay home if you are sick... [Read More Here].

Keep Your Workplace Clean During Coronavirus


10 Ways to Keep Your Workplace Clean During Coronavirus

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Prime Minister Minnis - House of Assembly - Update on COVID-19 April 6th 2020


Prime Minister The Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis delivers a communication in the House of Assembly on the latest national response to #COVID19 April 6, 2020.

Prime Minister Minnis And Minister of Health- Press Conference - Update on COVID-19 April 3rd 2020

Prime Minister Minnis Thanks Health Professionals


Prime Minister Minnis thanks health professionals working to coordinte the emergency response to COVID-19 at the Ministry of Health.

Ministry of Health Press Conference COVID-19


Ministry of Health Live Press Conference COVID-19 Update Thursday March 26, 2020 With Dr Duane Sands, Minister of Health

Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Covid-19 |  Pregnancy and Breastfeeding

Cases - 31st of March 2020

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