Tag: COVID-19 UPDATE

More than 600,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines administered locally

More than 600,000 doses of Covid-19 vaccines administered locally

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- October 4, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP has announced that more than 608,830 doses of the Covid vaccines have been ... Read More

More than 11,000 adolescents fully vaccinated against COVID-19

More than 11,000 adolescents fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 1, 2021

More than 11,000 children between the ages 12 to 17 have been fully vaccinated against the Coronavirus (COVID-19), Minister of ... Read More

100,000 Pfizer doses to arrive on October 4 – Health Minister

100,000 Pfizer doses to arrive on October 4 – Health Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 30, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP said an additional 100, 000 doses of the FDA-approved Pfizer vaccine are expected ... Read More

Unavailability of COVID vaccines at health centers due to storage issues – Minister Anthony

Unavailability of COVID vaccines at health centers due to storage issues – Minister Anthony

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 28, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, said COVID-19 vaccines may not be available at all health centers across the ... Read More

Second dose Sputnik V arrives in Guyana – Health Minister

Second dose Sputnik V arrives in Guyana – Health Minister

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 28, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony MP said persons who took their first dose of the Sputnik V vaccine over ... Read More

Allergic reactions to other vaccines should be reported before taking COVID-19 jab – Minister Anthony

Allergic reactions to other vaccines should be reported before taking COVID-19 jab – Minister Anthony

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 27, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, is advising persons, as a precaution, to report any allergic reactions to vaccines ... Read More

More than 40 per cent of Region Four’s adult fully vaccinated against COVID-19

More than 40 per cent of Region Four’s adult fully vaccinated against COVID-19

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- September 27, 2021

In Demerara-Mahaica (Region Four), 77.3 per cent of the adult population have taken their first dose of the COVID-19 vaccine ... Read More

Strict COVID-19 measures in place for limited travel across borders – Health Minister

Strict COVID-19 measures in place for limited travel across borders – Health Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 23, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony said persons entering Guyana from neighbouring Brazil and Suriname must be fully vaccinated and ... Read More

Infectious Diseases Hospital being outfitted to accommodate over 200 patients

Infectious Diseases Hospital being outfitted to accommodate over 200 patients

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- September 22, 2021

−field hospital to provide additional capacity The second floor of the Infectious Diseases Hospital at Liliendaal, East Coast Demerara, has ... Read More

Staff at COVID-19 hospital are doing a tremendous job – Health Minister

Staff at COVID-19 hospital are doing a tremendous job – Health Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 21, 2021

Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, said the staff of the Infectious Diseases Hospital at Liliendaal have been doing ... Read More

Hinterland regions need to do more COVID-19 testing – Min. Anthony

Hinterland regions need to do more COVID-19 testing – Min. Anthony

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- September 20, 2021

Since Guyana has recorded more “community transmission” of the deadly Coronavirus, Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, says hinterland ... 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.