Primary Care Providers play a pivotal role in shaping a health care system that is modern, affordable and accessible. Beneficiaries across the country are currently enroling in NHI Bahamas and selecting their Primary Care Providers.

Primary Care Facilities and Primary Care Providers must be registered with NHI Bahamas in order to provide services outlined in the NHI Primary Care Benefits Package.

How to Register

Registration for Primary Care Provider physicians, laboratory, diagnostic imaging and pharmacy services are now open.

Facilities must register with NHI Bahamas in order to provide services. Please carefully review the step by step registration guide before you begin your application. You need to have all your documents and information ready before you begin the application for your facility. Once you begin the online application, you cannot save it and complete it at a later date. Access the online application form at: www.nhibahamas.gov.bs/registrationform

Documents

PHYSICIAN CLAIMS AND REPORT OF SERVICE SUBMISSION MANUAL

A simple how-to manual outlining how Providers must submit NHI claims and reports of service.

READINESS GUIDE

A helpful step-by-step process guide to the Primary Care Provider registration process.

PHYSICIAN FAQS

These are some of the commonly asked questions by different provider groups that were raised during the provider consultation meetings.

PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER FACILITY CHECKLIST FAQ

Helps Primary Care Providers learn more about the on-site facility inspection.

PRIMARY CARE PROVIDER FACILITY CHECKLIST

Primary Care Providers must undergo an on-site facility inspection. Providers can use this checklist to conduct the self-assessment.

RESERVING PANEL SPOTS FAQ

Helps registered providers learn more about how they can reserve spots for their patients for NHI Primary Care.

PROVIDER REGISTRATION POLICY

The latest draft of the NHI Bahamas Provider Registration Policy.

PRIMARY CARE BENEFITS PACKAGE

In the first phase of coverage (primary care), Bahamians will receive a number of health services at no out of pocket cost.

MEDICAL SUPPLIES LIST

A checklist of medical supplies for facilities. Providers can use this checklist to conduct the self-assessment.

WHAT IS CAPITATION?

Find out more about capitation, which describes payment to a health care provider on a per­patient rather than a per-service basis.

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