Tag: Alex Foster

Skeldon Hospital re-commissions revamped Maternity Ward

Skeldon Hospital re-commissions revamped Maternity Ward

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 28, 2019

─ through public/private initiative ─ will see complete rehabilitation of other facilities in 2020 DPI, Guyana, Monday, October 28, 2019 ... Read More

Reg. 6 health sector trains 103

Reg. 6 health sector trains 103

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 15, 2019

— Patient Care Assistants and Community Health Workers DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 15, 2019 The local health sector will soon ... Read More

Nurses urged to uphold and restore respect in the noble profession

Nurses urged to uphold and restore respect in the noble profession

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 8, 2019

─ Reg. 6 takes the lead with Int’ l Nurses’ Week observance  DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 8, 2019 International Nurses ... Read More

“Running down the healthcare system should stop” – Focal Point Coordinator of Public Health Ministry

“Running down the healthcare system should stop” – Focal Point Coordinator of Public Health Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 8, 2019

─ criticisms should not come without alternatives DPI, Guyana, Monday, April 8, 2019 Even as the health sector in Region ... Read More

Food for the Poor contributes to National Psychiatric, New Amsterdam Regional Hospitals

Food for the Poor contributes to National Psychiatric, New Amsterdam Regional Hospitals

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 14, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 14, 2018 A total of twenty-one executive chairs for the staff of the New Amsterdam Regional ... Read More

16 Region Six farming groups benefit from equipment

16 Region Six farming groups benefit from equipment

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 6, 2018

─ donated by Food For the Poor DPI, Guyana, Thursday, September 6, 2018 Over 100 farmers across East Berbice-Corentyne have ... Read More

More Region Six families receive low-cost homes

More Region Six families receive low-cost homes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 25, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 25, 2018 Twenty-six more residents of East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six) will now benefit from low-cost housing, ... Read More

Guyana Medical Mission conducts 51 successful surgeries in New Amsterdam

Guyana Medical Mission conducts 51 successful surgeries in New Amsterdam

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 14, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, November 14, 2017 During the Guyana Medical Mission’s (GMM) recently concluded six-day visit, fifty-one surgeries were completed ... Read More

Twenty daycare centres in Berbice licensed

Twenty daycare centres in Berbice licensed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 16, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, October 16, 2017 The first group of Early Childhood/Day Care centres was officially licensed by the Childcare ... Read More

Revised drug procurement system to be rolled out shortly – Minister Lawrence tells Region Six Public Health officials

Revised drug procurement system to be rolled out shortly – Minister Lawrence tells Region Six Public Health officials

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 16, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 The Ministry of Public Health’s revised drug procurement system which will bring resolution 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.