Category: Ministry of Health

Third set of Russian vaccine to arrive this week

Third set of Russian vaccine to arrive this week

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- April 13, 2021

−over 63,000 people inoculated to date Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says Guyana will receive a third consignment ... Read More

Second batch of Sputnik V vaccine arrives in Guyana

Second batch of Sputnik V vaccine arrives in Guyana

Anara Khan Anara Khan- April 12, 2021

-will be used to ramp up vaccination campaign -Dr. Anthony The second batch of Sputnik V vaccine from Russia arrived ... Read More

Expectant mothers in Karawab, St. Monica Mission benefit from ultrasound services

Expectant mothers in Karawab, St. Monica Mission benefit from ultrasound services

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- April 10, 2021

- communities welcome specialist medical outreach Expectant mothers in Karawab, Upper Pomeroon River on Friday benefited from ultrasound services, on ... Read More

New requirements for travel to Suriname

New requirements for travel to Suriname

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 10, 2021

To be allowed to board the Ferry at Moleson Creek, Corentyne to South Drain, Suriname, ALL passengers are required to ... Read More

Brazil donates ARVs to Health Ministry

Brazil donates ARVs to Health Ministry

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 9, 2021

-following request for assistance The Ministry of Health on Friday received a quantity of antiretroviral drugs (ARVs) donated by the ... Read More

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 9, 2021

-Min. Anthony encourages public to get the jab Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said the COVID-19 vaccination ... Read More

Guyana receives 40,000 masks from Korea

Guyana receives 40,000 masks from Korea

Stacy Carmichael Stacy Carmichael- April 9, 2021

-for frontline workers The Ministries of Health and Human Services and Social Security on Friday received a donation of 40, ... Read More

Ministry takes specialist medical outreach to Region Two communities

Ministry takes specialist medical outreach to Region Two communities

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- April 9, 2021

─ 284 persons treated the first day Director-General of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo is leading a three-day ... Read More

Vaccinations prevent severe form of Covid

Vaccinations prevent severe form of Covid

Anara Khan Anara Khan- April 8, 2021

-Minister Anthony urges citizens to take their jabs Minister of Health, Hon. Dr Frank Anthony is again encouraging the public ... Read More

Ultrasound machine, digital x-ray unit saving lives in Region Nine

Ultrasound machine, digital x-ray unit saving lives in Region Nine

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 8, 2021

-reducing maternal deaths - providing better patient care Health services in Upper Takutu-Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) have been improved with ... 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.