Tag: Deputy Chief Medical Officer (DCMO) Dr. Karen Boyle

Inter-school fitness challenge aims to revitalise physical activity

Inter-school fitness challenge aims to revitalise physical activity

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 1, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, November 1, 2017 As the administration continues to raise awareness about fitness and health among the nation’s ... Read More

More healthcare coverage needed to tackle teenage pregnancy in hinterland

More healthcare coverage needed to tackle teenage pregnancy in hinterland

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 13, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, October 13, 2017 More emphasis and cooperation of medical practitioners are necessary to tackle teenage pregnancy in ... Read More

More emphasis to be placed on regional vaccination coverage

More emphasis to be placed on regional vaccination coverage

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 12, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, October 12, 2017 As efforts are ongoing to achieve the National Health Strategy 2013-2020, it was highlighted ... Read More

Medical graduates benefit from training programme

Medical graduates benefit from training programme

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 12, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, October 12, 2017 Forty-one medical graduates will benefit from a training programme in preparation for the assumption ... 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.