Author: Anara Khan

Labour room at Infectious Diseases Hospital operational – Dr. Anthony

Labour room at Infectious Diseases Hospital operational – Dr. Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- November 25, 2021

The Infectious Diseases Hospital at Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara, now boasts a labour room where pregnant women infected with COVID-19 ... Read More

Health Ministry guided by research in COVID-19 booster shots

Health Ministry guided by research in COVID-19 booster shots

Anara Khan Anara Khan- November 24, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony MP, said several studies were used to guide the decision to begin the administration ... Read More

Venezuelan migrants can access health services at Port Kaituma – Health Minister

Venezuelan migrants can access health services at Port Kaituma – Health Minister

Anara Khan Anara Khan- November 22, 2021

Systems are now in place for Venezuelan migrants to access medical services at the Port Kaituma District Hospital, following a ... Read More

Men urged to take up more responsibility in observance of International Men’s Day 2021

Men urged to take up more responsibility in observance of International Men’s Day 2021

Anara Khan Anara Khan- November 19, 2021

Prime Minister Brigadier (Rtd) Hon. Mark Phillips, M.P., is urging men to take up more responsibility as “shared responsibility” can ... Read More

Government aiming to provide quality first world health services

Government aiming to provide quality first world health services

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 16, 2021

The Government of Guyana is aiming to transform the country’s health sector to ensure that citizens nationwide have access to ... Read More

Lethem Regional Hospital now a SMART facility – President Ali commits to its further enhancement

Lethem Regional Hospital now a SMART facility – President Ali commits to its further enhancement

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 15, 2021

Residents in the Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) can now easily access quality healthcare services as the Lethem Regional Hospital ... Read More

Health Ministry monitoring FDA’s decision on Johnson and Johnson second dose COVID vaccine

Health Ministry monitoring FDA’s decision on Johnson and Johnson second dose COVID vaccine

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 14, 2021

The Ministry of Health is monitoring the United States Food and Drug Administration’s (FDA) deliberations on a possible second dose ... Read More

Public, private entities being assessed for  compliance with COVID-19 measures

Public, private entities being assessed for compliance with COVID-19 measures

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 13, 2021

As part of government’s strategy to combat the spread of COVID-19, the Health Emergency Operating Centre (HEOC) is carrying out ... Read More

Better Hope Health Centre reopens – to provide better services

Better Hope Health Centre reopens – to provide better services

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 11, 2021

Access to quality health care services on the East Coast of Demerara has gotten easier with the reopening of the ... Read More

Benefits of Covid-19 vaccine for pregnant and breastfeeding women outweigh side effects – Minister Anthony

Benefits of Covid-19 vaccine for pregnant and breastfeeding women outweigh side effects – Minister Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 11, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP is again calling on pregnant and breastfeeding women to get vaccinated against Covid-19 ... Read More

Health Ministry rolls out Covid-19 vaccination campaign for pregnant, breastfeeding women

Health Ministry rolls out Covid-19 vaccination campaign for pregnant, breastfeeding women

Anara Khan Anara Khan- October 7, 2021

In an effort to reduce the number of positive Covid-19 infections among pregnant and breastfeeding women, the Ministry of Health ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

Coronavirus disease spreads primarily through contact with an infected person when they cough or sneeze. It also spreads when a person touches a surface or object that has the virus on it, then touches their eyes, nose, or mouth. We urge citizens to practice good hygiene and social or physical distancing also adhere to the guidelines provided by the Ministry of Health, Guyana.