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Port Authority set to put medical facility on standby
March 26, 2020
Port Authority set to put medical facility on standby

THE Grand Bahama Bahama Port Authority has confirmed its intent to provide a medical facility on standby for COVID-19 cases here on the island, according to GBPA vice chairman Sarah St George...

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August 22, 2012
Medical facility 'shows what a team can do'

THE establishment of the Medi-Centre Medical Plaza at the corner of Prince Charles Drive and Beatrice Avenue is a wonderful example of what teamwork among Bahamians can accomplish, Minister of Health Dr Perry Gomez said.

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August 21, 2012
Medical facility 'shows what a team can do'

THE establishment of the Medi-Centre Medical Plaza at the corner of Prince Charles Drive and Beatrice Avenue is a wonderful example of what teamwork among Bahamians can accomplish, Minister of Health Dr Perry Gomez said.

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January 23, 2012
Exuma in 'desperate need' of better medical facilities

Construction could soon begin on a mini-hospital designed to improve healthcare capabilities in Exuma, as the island's current facilities are extremely inadequate, according to chief councilor Godfrey Gray.
Gray told Guardian Business that Exuma is in desperate need of better facilities that reflect the modern development that is being experienced on that island.
"The upgrades are urgently needed ...

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January 24, 2011
Medical facilities 'may have case' for Business Licence recovery

By ALISON LOWE
Business Reporter

alowe@tribunemedia.net

A Bahamian accountant yesterday suggested that private hospitals and medical clinics may have been incorrectly required to pay Business Licence fees, amounting to hundreds of thousands of dollars, for decades.

Theofanis Cochinamogulos, managing partner of Cochinamogulos and Co, a chartered accountancy and management consultancy firm, told ...

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November 25, 2021
Darville: We're working on increasing manpower

HEALTH and Wellness Minister Dr Michael Darville says his ministry is working on plans to increase manpower in public health and improve infrastructure of medical facilities on the Family Islands.

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Minister of Health and Wellness plans to get COVID-19 under control
September 22, 2021
Minister of Health and Wellness plans to get COVID-19 under control

Newly-appointed Minister of Health and Wellness the Hon. Dr. Michael Darville says the plan is to move swiftly to bring the COVID-19 situation under control, specifically at the country’s main medical facilities.

He made the statement following a tour of the Princess Margaret Hospital, the country’s tertiary medical care facility on New Providence, on Tuesday, September 21, 2021, the day a...

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Fake COVID test accusation for suspect
September 16, 2021
Fake COVID test accusation for suspect

A MAN is on trial for attempting to use a fraudulent COVID-19 test to travel earlier this year.

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HOW MUCH MORE DO HOSPITALS TAKE Minister concedes more beds will be needed and tents may have to be used
September 08, 2021
HOW MUCH MORE DO HOSPITALS TAKE Minister concedes more beds will be needed and tents may have to be used

HEALTH Minister Renward Wells said officials are looking for ways to add more bed space to the public health sector as the system continues to be challenged with capacity due to increasing COVID-19 hospital admissions, which jumped to a record breaking 191 as of Monday.

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COVID death toll jumps by 27
September 06, 2021
COVID death toll jumps by 27

THE Ministry of Health reported 27 additional COVID-19 related deaths over the weekend, bringing the number of people who have died from the virus in the country to 439.

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