Category: Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Updated COVID-19 vaccines expected by month end − Health Minister

Updated COVID-19 vaccines expected by month end − Health Minister

- January 6, 2023

As Guyana and the rest of the world continues to battle against the Coronavirus pandemic the Ministry of Health has ... Read More

COVID-19 travel advisory to Guyana

COVID-19 travel advisory to Guyana

- January 5, 2023

Variants of the SARS-CoC-2 virus continue to emerge worldwide. In light of the present surge in COVID-19 cases in certain ... Read More

Gov’t receives three on-site oxygen generators from US Embassy

Gov’t receives three on-site oxygen generators from US Embassy

- December 6, 2022

- to be used at Mabaruma, Mahdia and Lethem hospitals The Government of Guyana through the Ministry of Health on ... Read More

Citizens urged to take precautions as COVID cases increase – Min. Anthony

Citizens urged to take precautions as COVID cases increase – Min. Anthony

- December 6, 2022

Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony during Tuesday’s COVID-19 Update disclosed that there are 161 people who have tested positive for ... Read More

Guyana optimistic about procuring Paxlovid for COVID-19 patients – Dr Anthony

Guyana optimistic about procuring Paxlovid for COVID-19 patients – Dr Anthony

- November 29, 2022

Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony said on Tuesday that Guyana remains optimistic about procuring the Paxlovid medication for COVID-19 patients. ... Read More

Persons being urged to get boosted as Guyana sees increase in COVID-19  cases

Persons being urged to get boosted as Guyana sees increase in COVID-19  cases

- November 24, 2022

Guyana is currently experiencing an increase in COVID-19 cases, which is leading to more hospitalisation. Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony ... Read More

Guyana is prepared for any future pandemic – Health Minister 

Guyana is prepared for any future pandemic – Health Minister 

- November 17, 2022

Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony, during the COVID-19 Update on Thursday, highlighted that the multitude of strategies Guyana has implemented ... Read More

Health minister reiterates call for older persons to get boosted

Health minister reiterates call for older persons to get boosted

- November 17, 2022

The government is reiterating the call for older persons, who received their first and second doses at least four to ... Read More

Gov’t reinforces the need for persons to get booster shots

Gov’t reinforces the need for persons to get booster shots

- November 1, 2022

The Government has reinforced the need for persons to take their booster shots to maintain the level of protection and ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective for children − Health Minister assures

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective for children − Health Minister assures

- October 21, 2022

Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony, on Friday, addressed a social media video from an unidentified source using the Pan American ... 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.