Tag: Dr. Steven Cheefoon

Zero active COVID-19 cases in Region One – RHO

Zero active COVID-19 cases in Region One – RHO

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 5, 2020

—Regional health department reviewing response to prevent new infections DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 After three months of the ... Read More

COVID-19 situation in Moruca now contained – RHO

COVID-19 situation in Moruca now contained – RHO

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 24, 2020

−57 recoveries as of July 23 DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 24, 2020 The COVID-19 situation in Moruca is improving as ... Read More

Reg 1. RHO dispels false reports of neglect at Moruca’s isolation facility

Reg 1. RHO dispels false reports of neglect at Moruca’s isolation facility

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- July 20, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 20, 2020 Region One, Regional Health Officer, Dr. Steven Cheefoon has called on media outlets to ... Read More

Porous Region One border poses serious COVID-19 threat

Porous Region One border poses serious COVID-19 threat

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 28, 2020

—Screening points established —CMO calls on residents to be vigilant DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 28, 2020 The Barima-Waini region, located ... Read More

Long awaited $959M Port Kaituma Hospital commissioned

Long awaited $959M Port Kaituma Hospital commissioned

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 24, 2020

—Several new services available —“Everyone, everywhere in Guyana must receive the same quality healthcare” – Min. Lawrence DPI, Guyana, Sunday, ... 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.