Tag: health workers

Health workers challenged to coach patients to adopt better lifestyles

Health workers challenged to coach patients to adopt better lifestyles

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- May 7, 2022

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, M.P, is challenging health workers to start ‘coaching’ their patients on how to live ... Read More

57 doctors among staff complement at Infectious Diseases Hospital – Health Minister

57 doctors among staff complement at Infectious Diseases Hospital – Health Minister

Chevon Farley Chevon Farley- September 29, 2021

With growing concerns surrounding the surge in the deadly Coronavirus, Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP, is reassuring the ... Read More

Statement from the Ministry of Health; Today, we received 25,000 additional doses of vaccines

Statement from the Ministry of Health; Today, we received 25,000 additional doses of vaccines

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 2, 2021

At about noon today, Guyana received an additional 25,000 doses of vaccines. These will be used for providing 25,000 Guyanese ... Read More

COVID-19 VACCINATION ADVISORY

COVID-19 VACCINATION ADVISORY

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 19, 2021

At this time, the COVID-19 vaccination program is being rolled out across the country. The two groups that are being ... Read More

‘Lifting restrictions too quickly could lead to a deadly resurgence’ – WHO Director-General cautions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 10, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 10, 2020 The World Health Organisation (WHO) has advised against the planned transition out of the ... Read More

Health workers to benefit from Lamaze and childbirth workshop

Health workers to benefit from Lamaze and childbirth workshop

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 31, 2017

DPI, Georgetown, Guyana, Tuesday, October 31, 2017 Some twenty-three health workers from across Guyana will be trained in Lamaze and ... Read More

PAHO Director urges more community outreaches – during visit to East La Penitence Health Centre

PAHO Director urges more community outreaches – during visit to East La Penitence Health Centre

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 7, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, February 07, 2017 The Director of the Pan American Health Organisation/World Health Organisation (PAHO/WHO) Dr. Carissa Etienne ... Read More

Number of health workers significantly increased

Number of health workers significantly increased

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 12, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 12, 2016 The Ministry of Public Health has been boosting its human resource capacity, to provide a ... 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.