Category: Ministry of Health

Health Ministry receives 42,000 face shields

Health Ministry receives 42,000 face shields

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 21, 2021

The Ministry of Heath on Monday received 42,000 face shields to boost the country’s fight against COVID-19. The donation is ... Read More

Good turnout at Regions Two, Three drive-through vaccination events

Good turnout at Regions Two, Three drive-through vaccination events

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 21, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says he is pleased the public is still responding well to the COVID-19 ... Read More

Delay in Sputnik V arrival may be due to Russia’s Covid spike  -Minister Anthony

Delay in Sputnik V arrival may be due to Russia’s Covid spike -Minister Anthony

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- June 21, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the delay in the arrival of the second doses of the Russian ... Read More

Harmon vaccine comments ‘incendiary’ -Dr. Ramsammy

Harmon vaccine comments ‘incendiary’ -Dr. Ramsammy

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- June 21, 2021

Advisor to the Minister of Health, Dr. Leslie Ramsammy says Opposition Leader, Hon. Joseph Harmon’s comments on Guyana’s COVID-19 vaccination ... Read More

Dr. Mahadeo lauds Health Ministry’s rehab services during pandemic

Dr. Mahadeo lauds Health Ministry’s rehab services during pandemic

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 20, 2021

-at launch of rehab week 2021 By Shania Gonsalves Director General of the Ministry of Health Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo has ... Read More

Medical Council backs Sputnik vaccine use

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2021

The COVID 19 Pandemic continues to devastate the world, both Healthwise and Economically. While we continue to recommend that persons ... Read More

Health Minister responds to Harmon’s request for Sputnik V vaccine info

Health Minister responds to Harmon’s request for Sputnik V vaccine info

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2021

Thank you for your letter which we received on June 18, 2021, requesting information on Sputnik V Vaccine. An exhaustive ... Read More

Mibicuri Cottage Hospital to be upgraded

Mibicuri Cottage Hospital to be upgraded

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 18, 2021

−tendering for medical equipment to begin next week - Min Anthony   Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the ... Read More

Sputnik V safe and effective – Minister Anthony

Sputnik V safe and effective – Minister Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 17, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the Russian made Sputnik V vaccine is safe and effective, and he ... Read More

Approval for the importation and use of the COVID-19 vaccines in Guyana

Approval for the importation and use of the COVID-19 vaccines in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 17, 2021

The Government Analyst-Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) wishes to advise the general public; that the importation and use of all ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccination still ongoing, despite flood

COVID-19 vaccination still ongoing, despite flood

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- June 17, 2021

-Region One leads with 55.9 per cent   -Minister Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the Government’s ... 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.