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November 13, 2017
The Government has vested interested in the Sustainability of the Nursing Workforce

Minister of Health the Hon. Dr. Duane Sands said being fully cognizant of the value of Nurses, and the essentials of having a strong, viable complement of nurses and nursing professionals, The Bahamas Government has a vested interest in the sustainability of the Nursing workforce and the advancement of the Nursing profession...

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July 06, 2017
CARICOM Secretariat Remarks by the Secretary-General Caribbean Community (CARICOM) Ambassador Irwin LaRocque at The Opening of 38th Regular Conference of Heads of Governement...

It is my pleasure to welcome you all to the Thirty-Eighth Regular Meeting of the Conference of Heads of Government of the Caribbean Community (CARICOM)...

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July 05, 2017
Statement from Dr. Sands, Minister of Health-National Health Insurance

The Government of The Bahamas remains committed to the successful implementation of National Health Insurance [NHI] to further ensure that all legal residents and visitors of and to The Bahamas have access to modern and affordable health care services...

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February 06, 2012
Full day cancer clinic launched

On Tuesday January 31, the Cancer Centre Bahamas, (TCC), launched a full day cancer clinic in Providenciales to provide care to the population of the Turks and Caicos Islands (TCI).

Over 20 patients were seen by Professor Arthur T Porter, director of the centre, and his team, which included Dr. Sam Kellini, clinical oncologist and Nurse Tanya Nixon.

The relationship underpinning the first clinic...

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June 18, 2013
New initiative to counter projected increase in mental health cases

Nassau, The Bahamas - Officials at the Ministry of Health are exploring an initiative to
integrate mental health care services into primary health care
facilities as part of a new model of care for patients with mental
health concerns.

The integration plan, which health officials say is "affordable", will
enhance early detection and treatment while improving access to mental
health care "by ...

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June 18, 2013
Officials consider merging mental health services

OFFICIALS at the Ministry of Health are exploring an initiative to integrate mental health care services into primary health care facilities as part of a new model of care for patients with mental health concerns.

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June 19, 2013
Officials consider merging mental health services

OFFICIALS at the Ministry of Health are exploring an initiative to integrate mental health care services into primary health care facilities as part of a new model of care for patients with mental health concerns.

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PM predicts 300 new jobs for Bimini
August 15, 2013
PM predicts 300 new jobs for Bimini

PRIME Minister Perry Christie yesterday forecast more than 300 new jobs for Bimini and upgrades to health care services as the government expands its public-private sector partnership with the Genting Group and the University of Miami...

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September 28, 2013
111 nurses graduate in critical healthcare services

One hundred and eleven registered nurses (RNs) graduated Thursday from three critical health care services platforms including critical care, ophthalmic and perioperative nursing.
Graduates from the 2012/2013 Master Mentorship Class also received certificates for completion of their courses.
Eighteen nurses completed the 12-month long Critical Care Nursing Program which focused on equipping them w...

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Equal Opportunity for all-Regardless of Race, Creed, Color, or Gender
October 03, 2013
Equal Opportunity for all-Regardless of Race, Creed, Color, or Gender

Some men (women) see things as they are and ask why, I dream things that never were and ask why not.--- George Bernard Shaw...

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