Tag: Georgetown Public Hospital

Health Ministry, hospitals receive medical items from Food For The Poor

Health Ministry, hospitals receive medical items from Food For The Poor

- March 3, 2022

In a simple ceremony on Wednesday, Food for the Poor (Guyana) Inc (FFTP) donated quantities of sterilizers, assorted medical equipment, ... Read More

GNBS spreads Christmas cheer at GPHC Children Ward

GNBS spreads Christmas cheer at GPHC Children Ward

- December 23, 2021

A pre-Christmas excitement erupted in the Paediatric Ward of the Georgetown Public Hospital on Thursday, as the Guyana National Bureau ... Read More

Elderly Home Visiting Committee providing specialised care to residents

Elderly Home Visiting Committee providing specialised care to residents

- October 25, 2021

The Elderly Home Visiting Committee, since its installment last July, has made significant progress in organizing its 10-member team and ... Read More

Health ministry welcomes talks on workers’ issues

Health ministry welcomes talks on workers’ issues

- October 7, 2020

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has welcomed the decision by the Guyana Public Service Union (GPSU) to abandon ... Read More

COVID-19 hospital ready to house positive cases- Phase one complete

COVID-19 hospital ready to house positive cases- Phase one complete

- August 29, 2020

—Positive cases, obstetric patients with mild cases can be housed −Asymptomatic cases can also be accommodated Phase one of the ... Read More

Guyana was not ready for Mass testing – Dr. Carpen

Guyana was not ready for Mass testing – Dr. Carpen

- August 20, 2020

−Health Ministry addressed issue with urgent capacity building for Medical Technologists DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 20, 2020 Dr. Mahendra Carpen, ... Read More

Time span for COVID-19 test results likely to reduce significantly

Time span for COVID-19 test results likely to reduce significantly

- August 18, 2020

— Staff being trained, 24-hour operation being considered DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 Given the backlog of COVID-19 tests ... Read More

Palms is COVID-19 free!

Palms is COVID-19 free!

- July 10, 2020

Georgetown, GUYANA – The Palms Elderly Care Facility is now COVID-19 free as its final three patients have made full ... Read More

$285M GPHC staff quarters commissioned

$285M GPHC staff quarters commissioned

- February 19, 2020

―Govt sees medical personnel as a priority – President Granger reaffirms −Facility upgraded from 19 to 41 apartments DPI, Guyana, ... 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.