Tag: Director-General

Healthcare delivery boosted – 35 graduate as lab technicians, pharmacy assistants

Healthcare delivery boosted – 35 graduate as lab technicians, pharmacy assistants

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- July 8, 2022

The Ministry of Health continues its efforts to provide training opportunities in a number of professional areas, as government advances ... Read More

Mashabo, Bethany residents benefit from specialised medical outreach

Mashabo, Bethany residents benefit from specialised medical outreach

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 23, 2022

─ Health Ministry monitoring cases of dengue fever Residents of the riverine communities, Mashabo and Bethany, Region Two today, benefitted ... Read More

Diabetic foot care, VIA screening to be added to CHW training

Diabetic foot care, VIA screening to be added to CHW training

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 20, 2022

Director-General of the Ministry of Health, Dr. Vishwa Mahadeo, M.P. said government will be expanding the Community Health Workers (CHWs) ... Read More

Imbaimadai residents in need of further medical care to be brought to GPHC – Dr. Mahadeo

Imbaimadai residents in need of further medical care to be brought to GPHC – Dr. Mahadeo

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- November 23, 2021

In keeping with His Excellency, President, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali’s mandate of providing specialist health care services in the hinterland ... Read More

51 Guyanese nationals return home

51 Guyanese nationals return home

Kellon Rover Kellon Rover- August 23, 2020

—'Home is where the heart is’ Despite the inclement weather Sunday afternoon, the InterCaribbean Airways repatriation flight landed at the ... Read More

Steel door to be installed at Diamond sluice by next weekend

Steel door to be installed at Diamond sluice by next weekend

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 23, 2020

The Minister of Agriculture, Hon. Zulfikar Mustapha, on Sunday, disclosed that residents of the Diamond/Grove community will soon benefit from ... Read More

Emergency works to breached sluice bring relief to Diamond/Grove residents

Emergency works to breached sluice bring relief to Diamond/Grove residents

Neola Damon Neola Damon- August 20, 2020

Temporary emergency works were conducted last night to the breached koker in the Diamond/Grove area on the East Bank of ... Read More

WHO concerned as pandemic worsens

WHO concerned as pandemic worsens

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- July 13, 2020

—many countries headed in wrong direction —investigative team arrives in China to probe virus origins DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 13, ... Read More

Over 6Million coronavirus cases recorded worldwide – WHO

Over 6Million coronavirus cases recorded worldwide – WHO

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- June 1, 2020

—Research shows service delivery for NCDs affected by pandemic DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 1, 2020 The World Health Organisation (WHO) ... Read More

Tourism of the future will call for changes – Tourism Director-General

Tourism of the future will call for changes – Tourism Director-General

Ayana George Ayana George- May 29, 2020

—Post-COVID hospitality sector will have to re-tool DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 29, 2020 After the COVID-19 pandemic, many sectors will ... 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.