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The Governor General Tours Renovated Rand Memorial Hospital
December 17, 2020
The Governor General Tours Renovated Rand Memorial Hospital

FREEPORT, Grand Bahama – Governor General of The Bahamas, His Excellency the Most Hon. Sir Cornelius A. Smith and his wife Lady Smith, were escorted on a tour of the newly renovated Rand Memorial Hospital on Thursday, December 17.

The tour was a part of the 22nd Annual Governor General’s Visit to Grand Bahama Health Services and was held under the theme “Expressing Gratitude and Inspirin...

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September 10, 2020
Government Enforcing the Planned Cut in Non-Essential Expenditure Allocations

Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Hon. K. Peter Turnquest explained how the Government is going to implement its fiscal and economic plan in response to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic in the House of Assembly on Wednesday, September 9, 2020...

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$10 Million Allocated for Princess Margaret Hospital Renovations

Minister of Health the Hon. Renward Wells said it is a well-known fact that proper infrastructure in a Health system improves effectiveness, safety, timeliness, patient-centeredness, access, and efficiency...

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February 06, 2017
FNM promises an NHI plan

The Free National Movement (FNM) has pledged to establish a "functional" National Health Insurance (NHI) plan, legislate and set a clear mandate for the National Intelligence Agency (NIA) and introduce single-sex education in the public school system if it is successful in becoming the next government.
In its Manifesto 2017, uploaded to the FNM's website ourfnm.org, the FNM said it plans to addres...

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April 04, 2018
260,000 spent to restock HIV meds

The government has spent over a quarter of a million dollars on HIV medication in order to restore par levels after several public healthcare facilities in New Providence had exhausted their supply of certain HIV medications, said Minister of Health Dr. Duane Sands yesterday. Sands [...]

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August 18, 2020
Healthcare Workers Volunteering their Services on the Frontline Since the Beginning of the Fight Against COVID-19

Minister of Health the Hon. Renward Wells explained that since The Bahamas saw its first cases of COVID-19, many healthcare workers volunteered their services on the frontline...

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July 17, 2020
Community Clinics in New Providence and the Family Islands slated for renovations and upgrades

Renovations and upgrades of clinics in New Providence and the Family Islands combined with programme strengthening initiatives will provide improved healthcare delivery, efficiency and effectiveness...

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June 17, 2020
Attorney calls for decent new hospital

A GRAND Bahama attorney is calling for a new "decent" hospital to be built in Freeport, stressing that Grand Bahamians deserve a proper public healthcare facility. K Brian Hanna, of K Brian Hanna Chambers, claims that the current hospital is a "tota

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Coronavirus: South Dakota Sioux refuse to take down 'illegal' checkpoints
May 11, 2020
Coronavirus: South Dakota Sioux refuse to take down 'illegal' checkpoints

Sioux tribes in the US state of South Dakota are refusing to remove coronavirus checkpoints they set up on roads which pass through their land.

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July 19, 2015
Better late than never for the Critical Care Block

A high-ranking representative of the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) has praised the Critical Care Block (CCB) at Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH) as a state-of-the-art facility that can be placed on par with similar facilities in America.

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