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March 04, 2019
Cleveland Clinic Florida Appoints Bahamian as Representative for Cleveland Clinic Florida for The Bahamas

Cleveland Clinic Florida, ranked No. 1 among the best hospitals in the Miami-Fort Lauderdale metro area in US News & World Report’s 2018-2019 ranking, has appointed Shenika Nesbitt as its representative in The Bahamas...

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Statement from Dr. Robin Roberts, Chairman of the National Health Insurance Authority Board
February 06, 2019
Statement from Dr. Robin Roberts, Chairman of the National Health Insurance Authority Board

Earlier this week, it was reported that the Bahamas Chamber of Commerce has suggested the cost of the proposal the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) has put forward could be up to $200M or even $300M...

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December 07, 2018
Governor General Makes Annual Visit to Grand Bahama Health Services

Governor General of The Bahamas Her Excellency the Most Hon. Dame Marguerite Pindling said there is much to be thankful for during this time of year...

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NHI Authority to hold consultations on proposed changes to NHI program
October 23, 2018
NHI Authority to hold consultations on proposed changes to NHI program

Today, Dr. Robin Roberts, Chairman of the National Health Insurance Authority (NHIA) Board, announced that the National Health Insurance (NHI) program will be undergoing a transformation to better suit the needs of Bahamians and stakeholders...

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September 26, 2018
PHA Desires to Continue Working Closely with Health Care Unions

The Public Hospitals Authority (PHA) continues its desire to work very closely with health care unions, and has enjoyed amicable relations over the past nine months of dialogue with them, Catherine Weech, Managing Director, PHA...

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May 04, 2018
Former Chief Medical Officer Receives PAHO's Public Health Hero of the Americas Award

Bahamian longtime healthcare professional, Dr. Merceline Dahl-Regis received the Public Health Hero of the Americas Award from the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) at a ceremony at Government House, Wednesday, May 2, 2018...

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April 30, 2018
Doctor praised for giving back

After 22 years of serving lunch to the elderly, Dr. Malik Kavala was praised for giving back to the community by Minister of State for Grand Bahama in the Office of the Prime Minister, Senator the Hon. J. Kwasi Thompson...

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April 06, 2018
There is a Need for More Occupational Therapists in the Country Therapists in the Country

Minister of Health, Dr. the Hon. Duane Sands said that he was advised that The Bahamas is limited by the fact that it has only nine Occupational Therapists and three Occupational Therapy Assistants...

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Dr. Hubert Minis' 2015-2016 Budget Contribution
June 18, 2015
Dr. Hubert Minis' 2015-2016 Budget Contribution

I give God thanks for it is only by His grace and strength that I am able to speak in this place at this critical time in our nation’s history. I also thank the people of our Bahamas and my constituents of Killarney on whose behalf I am privileged to speak....

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April 28, 2011
Who is looking after the history in our old buildings

Dear Editor,

Last August newspaper headlines questioned the fate of two historic buildings on the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) compound.
The two frail buildings sit near the Shirley Street entrance to the PMH, an institution struggling to meet its mandate of providing quality health care services to all residents and visitors.

In response to the headlines, the Public Health Authority (the ag...

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