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October 07, 2017
PM Officially Commissions West End Community Clinic

Tele-health technology will enable patients to be seen in any clinic or hospital in The Bahamas and doctors will be able to have access to their records, Prime Minister of The Bahamas, Dr. the Hon. Hubert A. Minnis, said during the Commissioning Ceremony for the West End Community Clinic on Friday, October 6, 2017...

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Nurse had to pay for private COVID test
August 27, 2020
Nurse had to pay for private COVID test

A NURSE at the Sandilands Rehabilitation Centre who has COVID-19 says she had to pay $224 for testing at a private facility after waiting since August 10 for her results at the South Beach Clinic...

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October 11, 2017
Health Minister says newly renovated West End Clinic has come a long way since 1959

A key feature of the newly renovated West End Clinic is the provision of an ambulance, which will afford 24-hour EMS services to the residents of West End...

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December 16, 2015
A sledge hammer to kill a mosquito

"Investing the necessary public resources to achieve universal health [care] is a social, political and economic necessity that should no longer be delayed..." said participants in a forum organized by the Pan American Health Organization/World Health Organization in the lead-up to Universal Health Coverage Day, Dec 12, 2015.

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Ministry of Health Department of Public Health hours of Operation of Government Clinics in New Providence
September 07, 2017
Ministry of Health Department of Public Health hours of Operation of Government Clinics in New Providence

The Ministry of Health, Department of Public Health wishes to inform all of its employees that Clinical Services will continue until Friday 8th September, 2017 at 1pm...

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October 28, 2019
Diabetes Mellitus, the Fifth Leading Cause of Death in The Bahamas

Minister of Health, the Hon. Dr. Duane Sands said Diabetes Mellitus is a devastating and costly non-communicable disease and is the fifth leading cause of death in The Bahamas...

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New Community-Owned Clinic Opens in Eleuthera
August 29, 2018
New Community-Owned Clinic Opens in Eleuthera

In a refurbished building that was once a general store, gleaming medical equipment, still encased in protective plastic wrappers, stood ready. It was August 20, the day of the opening of Eleuthera Medical Clinic...

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March 18, 2019
Prime Minister Opens the 47th Annual Scientific Conference

Prime Minister, the Most Hon. Dr. Hubert Minnis delivered welcome remarks at the 47h Annual Scientific Conference Medical Association of the Bahamas & Bahamas Dental Association...

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May 23, 2017
Medical volunteers needed for 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games

The 2017 Commonwealth Youth Games (CYG) in The Bahamas will feature about 1,300 athletes from the participating member countries of the Commonwealth Games Federation (CGF), which means that there will be a need for local medical officers to step forward and volunteer their services.
According to Dr. Ricky Davis, the lead doctor on the CYG team, over 200 volunteers would be required to accommodate ...

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January 29, 2018
Public asked to seek non-emergency healthcare at community health clinics

Chief Hospital Administrator at the Princess Margaret Hospital (PMH), Mary Walker urges persons experiencing non-emergency medical symptoms to visit their nearest Public Health or Family Medicine Clinic...

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