Tag: Dr Frank Anthony

Liliendaal Infectious diseases facility will be maintained, despite low hospitalisation rates

Liliendaal Infectious diseases facility will be maintained, despite low hospitalisation rates

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- April 26, 2022

The Infectious Diseases Hospital, the facility that houses COVID-19 patients, will remain, despite low hospitalisation rates. Minister of Health, Dr. ... Read More

Adolescent vaccination campaign set to begin at reopening of schools next week

Adolescent vaccination campaign set to begin at reopening of schools next week

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- April 19, 2022

With schools set to reopen in the upcoming week, Minister of Health, Dr Frank Anthony revealed on Tuesday, that his ... Read More

Republic Day celebrations 2022

Republic Day celebrations 2022

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 9, 2022

- no decision yet on in-person events - Dr. Anthony The Ministry of Culture, Youth and Sport is considering hosting ... Read More

Budgetary allocation to support costly dialysis treatment for patients – Health Minister

Budgetary allocation to support costly dialysis treatment for patients – Health Minister

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- February 3, 2022

Government has strategically placed huge support for dialysis treatment in Budget 2022, recognising the limited spending power of patients to ... Read More

National Assembly passes Human Organ and Tissue Transplant bill

National Assembly passes Human Organ and Tissue Transplant bill

Godfrey Broomes Godfrey Broomes- January 24, 2022

─ paves way for improved surgical healthcare The Human Organ and Tissue Transplant Bill 2021 was passed in the National Assembly, ... Read More

COVID-19 tests so far in 2022 almost exceed all tests done in 2020 – Health Minister

COVID-19 tests so far in 2022 almost exceed all tests done in 2020 – Health Minister

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- January 19, 2022

As COVID-19 cases continue to climb across the country, Minister of Health, Dr Frank Anthony, MP has reaffirmed that the ... Read More

PCR tests only for persons who are hospitalised, in high-risk environments – Health Minister

PCR tests only for persons who are hospitalised, in high-risk environments – Health Minister

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- January 18, 2022

The Ministry of Health announced Tuesday that it will only provide COVID-19 Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) testing for persons who ... Read More

Health Ministry no longer issuing Covid discharge certificates for persons in home isolation

Health Ministry no longer issuing Covid discharge certificates for persons in home isolation

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- January 18, 2022

As of today, the Ministry of Health will no longer be issuing discharge certificates to persons who have been in ... Read More

Temporary COVID-19 measures to allow for worship, ushering in the new year – Health Minister

Temporary COVID-19 measures to allow for worship, ushering in the new year – Health Minister

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- December 31, 2021

With the implementation of new temporary measures outlined by the COVID-19 task force, Minister of Health, Dr Frank Anthony, M.P., ... Read More

Holiday season responsible for significant rise in Covid-19 cases

Holiday season responsible for significant rise in Covid-19 cases

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- December 31, 2021

-Health Minister urging adherence to protocols With the holiday season nearing its culmination point, Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, ... 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.