Tag: Dr. Fawcett Jeffrey

GPHC sets up permanent triage areas for suspected COVID-19 cases

GPHC sets up permanent triage areas for suspected COVID-19 cases

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 3, 2020

−Continues to guard against new infections taking place at facility The Georgetown Public Hospital is being proactive in putting all ... Read More

GPHC’s First Successful Aortic Surgery

GPHC’s First Successful Aortic Surgery

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 8, 2020

-patient cured for Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) has successfully conducted its first Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm ... Read More

GPHC adequately equipped to combat COVID-19

GPHC adequately equipped to combat COVID-19

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- September 8, 2020

-general public called on to adhere to all health protocols Director of Medical and Professional Services at the Georgetown Public ... Read More

Health Minister optimistic COVID19 hospital can be readied this week

Health Minister optimistic COVID19 hospital can be readied this week

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- August 30, 2020

Earlier today the Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony toured the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention, located at ... Read More

COVID-19 hospital ready to house positive cases- Phase one complete

COVID-19 hospital ready to house positive cases- Phase one complete

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 29, 2020

—Positive cases, obstetric patients with mild cases can be housed −Asymptomatic cases can also be accommodated Phase one of the ... Read More

GPHC continues to respond to COVID-19

GPHC continues to respond to COVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 21, 2020

−Prioritising staff, patient safety −Overwhelming patient load being alleviated With the recent increase in COVID-19 cases, the Georgetown Public Hospital ... Read More

GPHC COVID-19 ready

GPHC COVID-19 ready

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- March 19, 2020

−Staff who tended to first coronavirus case doing well. DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 19, 2020 The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation ... Read More

Orthopaedic retreat successful

Orthopaedic retreat successful

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 21, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 21, 2018 On Saturday last, a team of about 40 personnel in the field of Orthopaedics ... 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.