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Labour and National Insurance Minister Shane Gibson yesterday announced the impending launch of a new web-based platform designed to allow registrants of the National Insurance Board (NIB) to conduct their interactions with NIB online. The system – which was initially budgeted at $14 million – is expected to go live on March 30 2016.
Town hall meetings for National Health Insurance (NHI) Bahamas continued this week in Cat Island (Knowles Village) and Long Island (Clarence Town and Simms), to inform and engage local residents about NHI.
A top law firm, a pharmaceutical company, a popular food market and a leading search engine site are just some of the Grand Bahama sponsors who were recently honored for helping to make the recent Sunshine Insurance Race Weekend (SIRW) a success.
People living with diabetes, or actively fighting cancer will be honored as "superheroes for a day" during the 18th Annual Atlantic Medical Insurance Fun Walk and Run.
79% of Bahamians believe The Bahamas needs a National Health Insurance Programme, according to the National Survey
Country-wide public opinion surveys commissioned by the NHI Secretariat as part of the consultation process on NHI Bahamas have demonstrated the need for access to health care in The Bahamas, with nearly 8 out of 10 (79%) Bahamians believing that The Bahamas needs National Health Insurance.
The strong opposition to the government's proposed National Health Insurance (NHI) scheme by healthcare and insurance professionals is no surprise given the Christie administration "doesn't listen to people" and has continued to ignore input from those industries since the onset, according to Opposition Leader Dr. Hubert Minnis, who called for the plan to be delayed until all the problems are "iro...
Accused by the United Healthcare Reform Alliance (UHRA) of disrespecting Bahamian expertise and altruism in the healthcare sector, the National Health Insurance (NHI) Secretariat yesterday took a conciliatory tone, but nonetheless insisted it has been incorporating stakeholder input "as much as possible".
Against the backdrop of the United Nations new sustainable development goals that “no one should be left behind,” The Bahamas, through the National Insurance Board, is hosting two social security conferences aimed at improving lives in the region.
Countries within the region are strategizing ways to ensure sustainability of their respective social security schemes. Minister of Labour and National Insurance, and Minister of the Public Service, the Hon. Shane Gibson, said Wednesday that he was happy the agenda of the 27th CARICOM Heads of Social Security Meeting would focus on advancing social security in the Caribbean.
Fort Charlotte MP Dr. Andre Rollins has asked his Free National Movement (FNM) colleagues to support the appointment of the FNM's candidate for Elizabeth, Dr. Duane Sands, to the Senate to coincide with the swearing in of Monique Gomez to amplify the Official Opposition's voice in the National Health Insurance (NHI) debate.
Prime Minister and Minister of Finance the Rt. Hon. Perry Christie declared the recent opening of the Child and Adolescent, Robert Smith and Special Education Complex, a "Bahamian achievement" that crossed changes in governments, citing former Prime Minister the Hon. Hubert Ingraham's role in its implementation as a former Minister of National Insurance, immediately following Prime Minister Christ...
2016/2017 Budget Debate by the Hon. Philip E. Davis, Minister of Works & Urban Development and Deputy Prime Minister
As I rise again to honour the constituents of Cat Island, Rum Cay, and San Salvador, I declare my absolute support of the Budget communicated by our Prime Minister, the Rt. Honourable Member for Centreville on 25th May 2016.
For at least two decades now, the television advertisements for the Government Employees Insurance Company out of the U.S. have been hilarious, satirical treats, and some of the most entertaining nuggets on the small screen.
The NHI Secretariat continued to meet with Bahamians across the archipelago with stops in Mayaguana, Abaco, Acklins and Crooked Island during the month of June, as well as engaging with stakeholder and travelling to South Africa for a bilateral exchange of information.
The Hon. D. Shane Gibson, Minister of Labour & National Insurance is profoundly saddened by the death of Mr. Percy Sweeting, President of the Bahamas Musicians Entertainers Union on Monday July 11, 2016.
The Bahamas Parliament met on Wednesday of this week to debate two historic pieces of legislation: The University of The Bahamas Bill and the Construction Contractors Bill.
Today, the Hon. Dr. Perry Gomez, Minister of Health tabled the National Health Insurance (NHI) Bill.
HEALTH Minister Dr. Perry Gomez yesterday hinted at how the government may decide to fund the National Health Insurance scheme as it expands in scope, noting that other countries have taxed "unhealthy substances" like alcohol and tobacco as well as high salt and high sugar products to fund healthcare.
MEMBERS of Parliament engaged in a heated argument in the House of Assembly yesterday over whether the Christie administration's National Health Insurance scheme represents a paradigm shift for healthcare or if it will mirror what is already available under the public healthcare system.
Universal health coverage - Full range of benefits/ Potential lowering of private health insurance costs
Eligible citizens and legal residents of The Bahamas will have access to a full range of benefits needed to restore and maintain optimum health under the proposed National Health Insurance Plan.