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Caribbean Health Ministers Agree on Action Plan for Innovating National Information Systems for Health
Health ministers from 16 Caribbean countries and territories reached agreement today on an action plan for collectively improving and innovating their national information systems for health.
HEALTH Minister Dr. Perry Gomez admitted on Friday that due to Hurricane Matthew, which caused damage to public buildings including clinics, it was likely that the implementation of phase one of National Health Insurance (NHI) would be "slightly" delayed.
I rise to report to The House on the impact of ‟Hurricane Matthew‟, the 13th named storm of the 2016 Atlantic Hurricane Season. Fortunately, the majority of our Family Islands sustained no major damage. This was a relief, particularly for those islands which were impacted last year by Hurricane Joaquin...
Regarding the editorial printed on September 5th, 2016 in the Nassau Guardian, the NHI Secretariat wishes to highlight the facts around the roles and responsibility of the public insurer with the NHI Bahamas plan:
DESPITE their pleas, health practitioners in Andros have been told to offer services from an apartment complex as proposed renovations to the island's clinic have stalled.
Mr. Speaker: The Government of The Bahamas is committed to the implementation of National Health Insurance so that every Bahamian has access to an improved quality of healthcare. Mr. Speaker, as the cost of health care continues to rise, we are not seeing a rising level of key indicators of health...
BAHAMIANS who are satisfied with their existing health insurance coverage won't be affected by the implementation of National Health Insurance although they may be able to renegotiate their private insurance plans in order to pay a lower price, Health Minister Dr Perry Gomez said yesterday.
The Bahamas Parliament met on Wednesday where two major pieces of legislation were tabled and read for the first time.
Today, the Hon. Dr. Perry Gomez, Minister of Health tabled the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill.
In keeping with the Government of The Bahamasí commitment to work with stakeholders to shape the design and implementation of universal health coverage (UHC) and support advancement of health system goals, the UHC Stakeholder Advisory Council is being formed.