Tag: Dr. Karen Boyle

COVID-19 cases climb to 116

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 15, 2020

—3 new cases reported – 13 persons tested in the last 24hrs DPI, Guyana, Friday, May 15, 2020 The number ... Read More

Two more recoveries; no new COVID-19 cases

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- May 13, 2020

– 34 persons tested in the last 24hrs – 62 active cases isolated DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 13, 2020 Two ... Read More

Public cooperation key to flattening COVID-19 transmission curve

Public cooperation key to flattening COVID-19 transmission curve

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 3, 2020

−Ministry continues to appeal to public to adhere to precautionary measures DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 3, 2020 Deputy-Chief Medical Officer ... Read More

MoPH to launch self-testing app for COVID-19

MoPH to launch self-testing app for COVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 3, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 3, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health will soon launch an App which will allow persons ... Read More

“There is no substitute for preparation” – Deputy Chief Medical Officer

“There is no substitute for preparation” – Deputy Chief Medical Officer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 15, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 15, 2018 The need for all agencies and stakeholders to be prepared in the event of ... Read More

Adolescent, men’s health clinic launched in Region Eight

Adolescent, men’s health clinic launched in Region Eight

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 10, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, November 10, 2017 Three adolescent and a men’s health clinics were launched on Thursday, in Mahdia. The ... Read More

HPV vaccine countrywide campaign to be re-launched in October.

HPV vaccine countrywide campaign to be re-launched in October.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 5, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, September 05, 2017 The Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and World Health Organization (WHO), in collaboration with ... Read More

GA-FDD engages food services industry on healthy food practices

GA-FDD engages food services industry on healthy food practices

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 30, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 30, 2017 The Government Analyst Food and Drug Department (GA-FDD) of the Ministry of Public Health, ... Read More

First Lady joins Starkey Hearing Foundation to outfit over 560 persons with hearing aids  -at Phase II of Guyana hearing mission

First Lady joins Starkey Hearing Foundation to outfit over 560 persons with hearing aids -at Phase II of Guyana hearing mission

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 13, 2017

Georgetown, Guyana – (June 13, 2017) Over 560 persons with hearing impairment today received hearing aids as the Starkey Hearing ... Read More

Graduation of 23 Doctors and Nurses from several Region Four (Demerara/Mahaica) Hospitals and Health Centres

Graduation of 23 Doctors and Nurses from several Region Four (Demerara/Mahaica) Hospitals and Health Centres

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2017

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – The social stain Guyanese mental health patients must endure are forcing most of them to stay away ... 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.