Tag: Dr. Frank Anthony

Vaccination of children 5-11 years could begin next week-Health Minister

Vaccination of children 5-11 years could begin next week-Health Minister

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 26, 2021

Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony has noted that children ages five to 11 could begin receiving the Pfizer vaccine ... Read More

No recorded cases of MIS-C in COVID-19 positive children in Guyana

No recorded cases of MIS-C in COVID-19 positive children in Guyana

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 25, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, said there are no recorded cases of Multisystem Inflammatory Syndrome (MIS-C), a rare ... Read More

Health Minister reiterates calls for persons to take Covid-19 vaccine second dose

Health Minister reiterates calls for persons to take Covid-19 vaccine second dose

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 25, 2021

Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony has noted that many persons are not taking their Covid-19 vaccines, despite the fact ... Read More

Guyana has no policy of re-vaccination at this time-Health Minister

Guyana has no policy of re-vaccination at this time-Health Minister

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 22, 2021

Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony said there is currently no re-vaccination policy in Guyana for persons who took the ... Read More

Guyana has enough vaccines to achieve herd immunity- Health Minister

Guyana has enough vaccines to achieve herd immunity- Health Minister

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 22, 2021

Guyana has in stock an adequate number of Covid-19 vaccines to achieve herd immunity, Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony ... Read More

Urgent need for more Medexes, especially for hinterland communities – Minister Anthony

Urgent need for more Medexes, especially for hinterland communities – Minister Anthony

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- October 21, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, said Thursday that there is an urgent need for more Medical Extension Officers ... Read More

More vaccines being accepted for travel to Guyana

More vaccines being accepted for travel to Guyana

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 21, 2021

Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony said persons travelling to Guyana, are allowed to enter if they are immunised by ... Read More

Health Minister refutes opposition’s claims of being excluded from COVID-19 Task Force

Health Minister refutes opposition’s claims of being excluded from COVID-19 Task Force

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- October 20, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, has dismissed claims by members of the opposition, that they have been excluded ... Read More

Electronic vaccination card closer

Electronic vaccination card closer

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- October 20, 2021

Guyana will later this week sign a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with the Government of India that will see the ... Read More

Oxygen generating plant to soon arrive

Oxygen generating plant to soon arrive

Beauty Razack Beauty Razack- October 18, 2021

-Donated by Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh, Sewa Guyana The Hindu Swayamsevak Sangh (HSS) and Sewa Guyana, on Monday donated an oxygen ... Read More

HIV positive persons urged to get vaccinated against COVID-19

HIV positive persons urged to get vaccinated against COVID-19

Natasha Smith-Thomas Natasha Smith-Thomas- October 18, 2021

Minister of Health Dr. Frank Anthony is urging persons living with HIV to protect themselves against COVID-19 by getting vaccinated. ... 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.