Tag: Dr Frank Anthony

More than 18,000 adolescents receive first dose Pfizer vaccine

More than 18,000 adolescents receive first dose Pfizer vaccine

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 13, 2021

Since the roll out of Government’s COVID-19 immunisation campaign for adolescents, some 18,299 children ages 12 to 17 have received ... Read More

Vaccination requirement to ensure safe environment – Dr. Anthony

Vaccination requirement to ensure safe environment – Dr. Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- September 6, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony says the updated COVID-19 vaccination requirements are in place to ensure public safety, especially ... Read More

More persons taking COVID-19 vaccines, less infections recorded

Anara Khan Anara Khan- August 16, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony MP, says more persons are getting immunised against a severe form of COVID-19 disease. ... Read More

Guyana receives 57,600 doses of AstraZeneca from COVAX

Guyana receives 57,600 doses of AstraZeneca from COVAX

Anara Khan Anara Khan- August 13, 2021

─ Sputnik V also arrives ─ 100,000 doses of Pfizer expected in September Guyana’s COVID-19 immunisation campaign has been boosted ... Read More

Increase in vaccine uptake over the last few days – Dr. Anthony

Increase in vaccine uptake over the last few days – Dr. Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- August 4, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, says there has been an increase in the number of persons people taking ... Read More

Medical outreach to Region One to provide range of services – Minister Anthony

Medical outreach to Region One to provide range of services – Minister Anthony

Anara Khan Anara Khan- July 28, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr Frank Anthony welcomes a medical outreach programme which will benefit 2,000 residents, including migrants in the ... Read More

Govt justifies $1.3B COVID-19 vaccine procurement

Govt justifies $1.3B COVID-19 vaccine procurement

Anara Khan Anara Khan- June 14, 2021

The National Assembly has approved the sum of $1,283,250,000 for the Ministry of Health to facilitate the payment of vaccines, ... Read More

MoH reviewing vaccination guidelines for Covid survivors

MoH reviewing vaccination guidelines for Covid survivors

Anara Khan Anara Khan- March 22, 2021

The Ministry of Health is reviewing the timeline for administering the COVID-19 vaccine to persons who have already recovered from ... Read More

Education Ministry welcomes immunisation of teachers

Education Ministry welcomes immunisation of teachers

Anara Khan Anara Khan- March 19, 2021

The Ministry of Education welcomes the inclusion of teachers in the next batch of beneficiaries of COVID-19 vaccines, as this ... Read More

COVID-19 testing boosted with two new PCR machines

COVID-19 testing boosted with two new PCR machines

Anara Khan Anara Khan- December 7, 2020

- antigen tests to be rolled out soon The Ministry of Health continues to increase Guyana’s COVID-19 testing response with ... Read More

Health Ministry gets $32M from ExxonMobil for antigen testing kits

Health Ministry gets $32M from ExxonMobil for antigen testing kits

Anara Khan Anara Khan- December 7, 2020

The Ministry of Health’s COVID-19 testing capacity has been boosted by a $32 million donation from ExxonMobil Guyana to purchase ... 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.