Tag: health

Guyana records 74th COVID-19 death

Guyana records 74th COVID-19 death

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 25, 2020

MINISTRY OF HEALTH GUYANA PRESS RELEASE (MOH- GEORGETOWN) - The Ministry of Health (MOH) regrettably informs that as of 10:00hrs ... Read More

High Commission of India fulfills promise… MOH receives items procured under US $1M assistance for COVID-19 response

High Commission of India fulfills promise… MOH receives items procured under US $1M assistance for COVID-19 response

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 3, 2020

- Support reflects good relations between Guyana and Indian On August 19, the Health Ministry was officially allotted US $1M ... Read More

Health Minister examines  Disease Control and Prevention Centre

Health Minister examines Disease Control and Prevention Centre

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 27, 2020

The Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony on Thursday met with Health Officials from the Health Ministry and the ... Read More

UG students to complete ‘labs’ under strict physical distancing guidelines

UG students to complete ‘labs’ under strict physical distancing guidelines

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- April 30, 2020

─Campus to reopen on May 30 for essential staff, students DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 30, 2020 University of Guyana students ... Read More

Meeting between the Cooperative Republic of Guyana and the Republic of Suriname to strengthen Cooperation to combat COVID-19

Meeting between the Cooperative Republic of Guyana and the Republic of Suriname to strengthen Cooperation to combat COVID-19

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 21, 2020

April 21, 2020 - Officials of Guyana and Suriname met via video conference on Monday 20 April 2020, with a ... Read More

No Kite-flying in public spaces

No Kite-flying in public spaces

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- April 11, 2020

– Churches urged to continue online services amid COVID-19 concerns. DPI, Guyana, Saturday, April 11, 2020 Chairman of the National ... Read More

Stay at home!

Stay at home!

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- April 11, 2020

– Violators of stay-at-home order can be arrested and charged – Categories of essential workers expanded DPI, Guyana, Saturday, April ... Read More

PM Nagamootoo calls for collaboration in COVID-19 fight

PM Nagamootoo calls for collaboration in COVID-19 fight

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- April 4, 2020

–encourages PPP/C to join National COVID-19 taskforce DPI, Guyana, Saturday, April 4, 2020 “The fight against the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) ... 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.