Tag: Dr. Kay Shako

At long last!

At long last!

- February 29, 2020

−Moruca, gets river ambulance −To aid in transporting high risk pregnancies, other emergencies DPI, Guyana, Saturday, February 29, 2020 A ... Read More

27 surgeries done as outreach wraps up at Mabaruma Regional Hospital

27 surgeries done as outreach wraps up at Mabaruma Regional Hospital

- September 8, 2019

─ Guyana-Venezuelan resident, two-year-old among those operated on ─ outreach benefits both patients and doctors in region ─ Surgical outreach ... Read More

Eye care services envisioned for each region

Eye care services envisioned for each region

- August 8, 2019

─ Public Health Ministry aims to make all specialised health services accessible ─ Reg. 8 soon to have an optometrist ... Read More

MOPH staff in distress and disbelief

- July 9, 2019

—following sudden death of 26-year old nurse Schinese Apple GEORGETOWN, MOPH – The Ministry of Public Health is in distress ... Read More

Director Regional & Clinic Services say new changes will aid in better service delivery at New Amsterdam Hospital

- February 1, 2019

(GEORGETOWN, February 01, 2019)- Health officials are mulling construction of a separate building to house outpatients at the New Amsterdam ... Read More

Response to Stabroek News article- ‘A&E patients frustrated by new system, long wait at NA Hospital’

- January 25, 2019

The Ministry of Public Health is concerned by the article “A&E patients frustrated by new system, long wait at NA ... Read More

Retired community health worker grooming youths for career in health

Retired community health worker grooming youths for career in health

- August 15, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 15, 2018 A retired Community Health Worker (CHW), living in Princeville, Potaro-Siparuni, known to everyone in ... Read More

Toshaos called on to collaborate with Regional Health Departments

Toshaos called on to collaborate with Regional Health Departments

- July 23, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 23, 2018 Director of Regional and Clinical Health Services, Dr. Kay Shako has called on toshaos ... Read More

‘Do not neglect your duties’ – Regional health director advises officers 

‘Do not neglect your duties’ – Regional health director advises officers 

- July 4, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Regional Health Officers (RHOs) were today reminded of their responsibilities by Director of Regional ... Read More

Health specialists treat hundreds in Region One

Health specialists treat hundreds in Region One

- July 4, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 4, 2018 Health specialists deployed to Region One have treated hundreds of patients for various ailments ... Read More

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