Tag: Georgetown Public Hospital

Health ministry welcomes talks on workers’ issues

Health ministry welcomes talks on workers’ issues

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- 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

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- 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

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- 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

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- 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!

Staff Writer Staff Writer- 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

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 19, 2020

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

Local neurosurgeon making headways, aims to perform an Awake Brain Surgery

Local neurosurgeon making headways, aims to perform an Awake Brain Surgery

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 9, 2019

─ “I will improve my skills to deal with difficult tumours deep within the brain… making Guyana the first English ... Read More

Georgetown Public Hospital improving health care delivery

Georgetown Public Hospital improving health care delivery

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 17, 2019

─ looking to restore public confidence in service delivery ─ as commemorative plaque unveils ─ wards, clinics, health centres competition ... 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.