Category: Ministry of Health

Severe health conditions possible after COVID-19 recovery

Severe health conditions possible after COVID-19 recovery

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 26, 2020

−Health Minister advises public to limit risk of infection Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony is cautioning the nation ... Read More

Additional Funding for COVID-19 from The Global Fund

Additional Funding for COVID-19 from The Global Fund

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2020

Statement by Minister of Health Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony September 25, 2020 I am pleased to announce that the Government ... Read More

Guyana records 74th COVID-19 death

Guyana records 74th COVID-19 death

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2020

MINISTRY OF HEALTH GUYANA PRESS RELEASE (MOH- GEORGETOWN) - The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of 10:00hrs ... Read More

Budget provides risk allowances for frontline health workers  -Dr. Anthony

Budget provides risk allowances for frontline health workers -Dr. Anthony

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- September 23, 2020

Some $150 million has been included in Budget 2020 for frontline health workers in the fight against the COVID-19 pandemic. ... Read More

Guyana records 68th COVID-19 death

Guyana records 68th COVID-19 death

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2020

(MOH- GEORGETOWN) - The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrets to inform the nation that as of 13:00hrs on September 22nd, ... Read More

140 inmates at Lusignan Prison test positive for COVID-19

140 inmates at Lusignan Prison test positive for COVID-19

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- September 22, 2020

-Health Ministry, PAHO/WHO protocols in place at all prisons One hundred and forty inmates at the Lusignan Prison have been ... Read More

Repatriation of 49 Guyanese citizens from Suriname

Repatriation of 49 Guyanese citizens from Suriname

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2020

The Ministry of Health, on behalf of the Government of Guyana, hereby expresses unreserved gratitude to the Government of Suriname ... Read More

93,000 households to benefits from hampers

93,000 households to benefits from hampers

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 22, 2020

−part of govt’s COVID-19 response Prime Minister Brigadier (Ret’d) Mark Phillips has said that $1.8 billion has been budgeted to ... 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.