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January 28, 2013
Draft Strategic Plan for medical laboratories set for cabinet deliberation

NASSAU, The Bahamas
--- The adoption and implementation of the proposed National Strategic
Plan for Public and Private Medical Laboratories within The Bahamas will
not only "streamline lab operations" at the various public and private
facilities within the Commonwealth, but can also lead to international
accreditation, health experts say. 

Minister
of Health, Dr. the Hon. Perry Gomez w...

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July 01, 2021
US-Bound Passengers Advised to Complete Covid-19 Testing Prior to Arrival at LPIA for Travel

The Nassau Airport Development Company Limited (NAD) wishes to advise the public that the airport will begin to scale back its COVID-19 testing operations at Lynden Pindling International Airport (LPIA) and it is envisioned that testing at the airport will cease on July 31, 2021.

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Woman fined 5,000 over false COVID test results
April 16, 2021
Woman fined 5,000 over false COVID test results

A 21-year-old woman who tried to use falsified COVID-19 test results to travel to Grand Bahama was fined $5,000 in the Magistrate's Court.

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PMH Lab Receives Technology Upgrade in Donation from US Embassy Red Cross
March 10, 2021
PMH Lab Receives Technology Upgrade in Donation from US Embassy & Red Cross

The Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) Medical Laboratory received a donation of new lab equipment from the US Embassy and International Federation of the Red Cross in a brief handover ceremony held on Tuesday, March 9th as part of the USAID initiative. Officials from the Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) and PMH welcomed Mrs. Usha E. Pitts, Charge’ d’Affaires, U.S Embassy, Mr. James Bellamy, USA...

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November 16, 2020
Sandyport Beach Resort Reopens November 16

TripAdvisor’s #1 ranked Nassau Resort and Travellers’ Choice award winner, Sandyport Beach Resort, is once again welcoming both international and local guests back for some island time at the seaside resort...

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April 29, 2019
Sands: Government committed to ensuring right balance of professionals for advancement of healthcare

The Government of The Bahamas is committed to ensuring that the country has the right balance of doctors, nurses and all of the other professionals required for the advancement of healthcare moving forward, Minister of Health Dr. the Hon. Duane E.L. Sands said Monday...

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UB Academic Senate Elects Chairman and Secretary
October 07, 2018
UB Academic Senate Elects Chairman and Secretary

Assistant Professor of Business, Ms. Bernadette Robins, and Associate Professor and Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs, Dr. Maria Oriakhi, have been elected Chairman and Secretary respectively of the Academic Senate of University of The Bahamas (UB).

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April 26, 2018
Health Minister pledges to support re-examination of the salary scales of lab professionals

The Minister of Health Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands said he pledges to support a re-examination and increase in the salary scales for health professionals working in medical laboratory careers as part of a larger review across the health system...

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Atlantis, Paradise Island's Animal Rescue Team Collaborates with Local and International Agencies to Return Manatee to the Wild Following On-Property Rehabilitation
January 15, 2018
Atlantis, Paradise Island's Animal Rescue Team Collaborates with Local and International Agencies to Return Manatee to the Wild Following On-Property Rehabilitation

Rescued marine mammal, dubbed ?Manny,? returned to Spanish Wells, Bahamas, following three-month recovery at the resort?s Animal Rescue and Care Facility...

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April 26, 2017
Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality (BBSQ) Declares Eight New National Standard

Eight new Bahamas Bureau of Standards and Quality criteria have been added to local products and services to safeguard consumers. The standards include: the labeling of pre-packaged foods, and tobacco products; grading requirements for table...

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