Tag: doctors

Region Eight plans to strengthen health services

Region Eight plans to strengthen health services

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 8, 2021

-outreaches, deployment of doctors in the works -RHO Region Eight Regional Health Officer (RHO) Dr. Ravindra Dudhnauth saysthe approval of ... Read More

2021 Budget to cater for five-year medical doctor programmes

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- October 18, 2020

- Min. Hamilton The PPP/C Government’s 2021 Budget will cater for five-year scholarship programmes to train doctors to ensure hospitals ... Read More

Staff being trained to man regional COVID-ICUs

Staff being trained to man regional COVID-ICUs

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 24, 2020

Twenty-nine ventilators will soon be arriving in the country, with some destined for regional hospitals. These facilities will now have ... Read More

Region Four RHO confirms isolation units at Diamond favourable

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 18, 2020

−debunks Stabroek News article’s claim of poor conditions DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 18, 2020 Regional Health Officer, Region Four Dr. ... Read More

Proactively addressing mental health

Proactively addressing mental health

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 14, 2019

─ over 300 medical, other professionals trained ─ additional 30 headteachers trained to identify, refer mental health cases ─ Mental ... Read More

Health team to visit Smith Creek, other Barima River villages

Health team to visit Smith Creek, other Barima River villages

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- September 9, 2019

─ more than 80 Venezuelan migrants temporarily settled - Toshao DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 9, 2019 The Ministry of Public ... Read More

UG Medical students forming doctor-patient bonds

UG Medical students forming doctor-patient bonds

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 26, 2019

─ through hosting annual health fairs ─ 'giving back to society' DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 26, 2019 The University of ... Read More

Country above self

Country above self

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- August 20, 2019

- 8 awarded Cuban scholarships to advance Guyana’s healthcare DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 20, 2019 “I am very thankful for ... Read More

Mental health training commences in Reg. 5

Mental health training commences in Reg. 5

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 10, 2019

― first of three World Health Organisation’s Mental Health GAP Action Programme workshops ongoing   DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 10, ... Read More

Toshaos called on to collaborate with Regional Health Departments

Toshaos called on to collaborate with Regional Health Departments

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 23, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 23, 2018 Director of Regional and Clinical Health Services, Dr. Kay Shako has called on toshaos ... Read More

Mabaruma Doctors save lives of mother & child with emergency C-Section

Mabaruma Doctors save lives of mother & child with emergency C-Section

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 30, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 30, 2018 The Mabaruma Regional Hospital can boast of completing its first successful caesarean section (C-section) ... 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.