In supporting the day-to-day operations of its institutions the Public Hospitals Authority is mandated to procure goods and services at an acceptable quality at best value and in a timely manner. Supplies and services are procured through competitive tendering or a quotation process.
The Public Hospitals Authority welcomes new business ventures from all legitimate entrepreneurs and supports both a public and private partnership ideology.
Tenders for major purchases will be advertised on this website.
Foreign investors are restricted from participating in certain types of business activities unless prior approval is granted by the Government of The Bahamas.
Once government approval is secured, the following is required in order to do business with the Public Hospitals Authority:
- Current Business license;
- Performance Bond;
- Bank Assurance; and
- Certificate of Good Standing with the National Insurance Board
Business persons are then invited to consult with the following directors regarding their product offerings or service:
Director of Shared Services: (242) 502-1400
Director, Bahamas National Drug Agency: (242) 328-6664
Director, Materials Management Directorate: (242) 397-8500