Tag: Community Health Workers

Health sector human resource boosted

Health sector human resource boosted

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 26, 2020

−39 CHWs trained for Regions 2, 3, 4, 5, 6 and 10 DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 A cadre ... Read More

Region 2 launches Community Health Workers programme

Region 2 launches Community Health Workers programme

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 17, 2020

−First batch of 36 to be trained from the region DPI, Guyana, Monday, February 17, 2020 Thirty-six young men and ... Read More

Community Health Workers for Regs. 7 & 8

Community Health Workers for Regs. 7 & 8

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 14, 2020

−Expected to graduate in April −Concluding training with six weeks preceptorship DPI, Guyana, Friday, February 14, 2020 Twenty-five persons from ... Read More

Trainee Patient Care Assistants, Health workers encouraged to have the ‘right attitude’

Trainee Patient Care Assistants, Health workers encouraged to have the ‘right attitude’

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 20, 2019

─ personnel being trained for deployment to the health sector DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 20, 2019 A cadre of Patient ... 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

Public health training available for hinterland youths – Min. Lawrence tells Reg. Eight Toshaos

Public health training available for hinterland youths – Min. Lawrence tells Reg. Eight Toshaos

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 19, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, March 19, 2019 The Ministry of Public Health has modified its policy to allow more hinterland youths ... Read More

21 more health workers for Region One

21 more health workers for Region One

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 30, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 30, 2018 Twenty-one persons from across Barima-Waini are currently engaged in a six-month training programme which ... Read More

Training for health workers continues in the hinterland ─ workers trained specifically in area of maternal and child health care

Training for health workers continues in the hinterland ─ workers trained specifically in area of maternal and child health care

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 24, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 24, 2018 At least twenty persons in Region One are among the next batch of Community ... Read More

Region Nine gets healthcare boost – 20 CHWs graduate -specialised in Maternal and Child Health.

Region Nine gets healthcare boost – 20 CHWs graduate -specialised in Maternal and Child Health.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 29, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, April 29, 2018 Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence says that the Ministry’s Community Health Worker programme ... Read More

42 trained CHWs graduate from six-month programme

42 trained CHWs graduate from six-month programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 28, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, March 28, 2018 After being dormant for some time, the Community Health Workers (CHW) training programme which ... Read More

Amidst challenges, Region One’s health care delivery sees major improvement –RHO

Amidst challenges, Region One’s health care delivery sees major improvement –RHO

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 4, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 4, 2016 The Coalition government’s promise to provide equitable and quality health care services for Guyanese is ... Read More

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