Tag: Dr. Frank Anthony

Gov’t still addressing drug shortages, incomplete projects left by the Coalition -Minister Anthony

Gov’t still addressing drug shortages, incomplete projects left by the Coalition -Minister Anthony

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- March 1, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says Government is still dealing with numerous challenges left behind by the former ... Read More

MOH, Indian High Commission & PAHO wrap-up COVID-19 clinical management project

MOH, Indian High Commission & PAHO wrap-up COVID-19 clinical management project

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 26, 2021

In June 2020, the Ministry of Health in partnership with the Indian High Commission, PAHO/WHO and the United Nations gave ... Read More

Health Minister cautions against flouting COVID-19 safety measures

Health Minister cautions against flouting COVID-19 safety measures

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 25, 2021

-masking, social distancing reduces infections, deaths  Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony is again cautioning the public against gathering ... Read More

Russia’s Sputnik V Covid vaccine gets local emergency use authorisation

Russia’s Sputnik V Covid vaccine gets local emergency use authorisation

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 24, 2021

− discussions being finalised for doses -Min. Anthony    Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the Government Analyst-Food ... Read More

Public responding positively to filaria elimination campaign

Public responding positively to filaria elimination campaign

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 18, 2021

− 39,000 persons inoculated -Dr. Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the response to the mass drug ... Read More

$26M to increase access to psychiatric care

$26M to increase access to psychiatric care

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 18, 2021

-plans for new ward - new mental health legislation to come Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the ... Read More

Health Ministry assembles team to examine police constable’s death

Health Ministry assembles team to examine police constable’s death

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 17, 2021

A team comprising personnel from the Ministry of Health and PAHO/WHO has been assembled to look into the death of ... Read More

Government awaiting arrival of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines

Government awaiting arrival of Sinopharm COVID-19 vaccines

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 16, 2021

- shipment to arrive soon - Min. Anthony The Ministry of Health continues to receive positive feedback from frontline workers ... Read More

PCR/antigen test still required after vaccination for overseas travel

PCR/antigen test still required after vaccination for overseas travel

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 16, 2021

-Minister Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony is advising the public that an RT-PCR or antigen test is ... Read More

Gov’t praised for reopening National Ophthalmology Hospital

Gov’t praised for reopening National Ophthalmology Hospital

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- February 15, 2021

−16 successful surgeries done in one day Several persons who successfully underwent eye surgeries at the National Ophthalmology Hospital to ... Read More

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