Tag: health

PM says PUC webinar series will help Guyana raise the bar of service quality

PM says PUC webinar series will help Guyana raise the bar of service quality

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 11, 2021

Prime Minister, Brigadier (ret’d) Mark Phillips today applauded the Public Utilities Commission (PUC) monthly webinar series and noted that it ... Read More

Ministers Croal, Dharamlall urge Region One residents to get vaccinated

Ministers Croal, Dharamlall urge Region One residents to get vaccinated

Neola Damon Neola Damon- May 10, 2021

Minister of Housing and Water, Hon. Collin Croal and Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall, have ... Read More

Gov’t committed to battling NCDs, infectious diseases

Gov’t committed to battling NCDs, infectious diseases

Mikaila Prince Mikaila Prince- April 24, 2021

- developing strategic plan - Dr. Anthony Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the Government is committed to ... Read More

Wiruni health centre to be fully equipped to serve residents – Minister Dharamlall

Wiruni health centre to be fully equipped to serve residents – Minister Dharamlall

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 16, 2021

Minister of Local Government and Regional Development, Hon. Nigel Dharamlall has said efforts are being made to fully equip the ... Read More

The vaccination roll out – no shortages for second doses

The vaccination roll out – no shortages for second doses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 15, 2021

There are enough COVID-19 vaccines in storage to provide all persons who have received their first dose. Many persons have ... Read More

$18M in developmental works for Wikki/Calcuni, Region 10

$18M in developmental works for Wikki/Calcuni, Region 10

Neola Damon Neola Damon- April 14, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill on Tuesday said some $18 million has been set aside to aid ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, whether people get it in a hospital, church, mandir, masjid

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, whether people get it in a hospital, church, mandir, masjid

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 7, 2021

There are more than 100 fixed-site vaccination centers in Guyana where people can get their COVID-19 vaccines. These sites are ... 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

Harmon lies – APNU/AFC totally responsible for shortage and expired medicines

Harmon lies – APNU/AFC totally responsible for shortage and expired medicines

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 1, 2021

Unable to immediately respond to the stunning revelation of the massive disposal of expired medicines, the Leader of the Opposition, ... 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.