Tag: health

GSA graduates challenged to contribute to diversification, modernisation of agri. sector

GSA graduates challenged to contribute to diversification, modernisation of agri. sector

- November 20, 2023

Eighty-six students who graduated from the Guyana School of Agriculture (GSA), have been challenged to expand, diversify and modernise Guyana’s ... Read More

Min. Hamilton reiterates importance of building sustainable partnerships to address safety

Min. Hamilton reiterates importance of building sustainable partnerships to address safety

- October 25, 2023

Seventeen employees of Global EDGE who are members of the Ministry of Labour’s Joint Workplace Safety and Health Committee were ... Read More

APNU meandered its way through five years not focused on anything that mattered to people

APNU meandered its way through five years not focused on anything that mattered to people

- October 13, 2023

- Dr Jagdeo defends PPP/C’s development plans amidst opposition criticisms General Secretary of the People’s Progressive Party (PPP), Dr Bharrat ... Read More

Gov’t mulling training police officers, teachers to detect mental illnesses – Health minister

Gov’t mulling training police officers, teachers to detect mental illnesses – Health minister

- August 21, 2023

Added to the training being rolled out to primary healthcare workers, police and teachers may soon be among the groups ... Read More

New Public Health Bill being drafted

New Public Health Bill being drafted

- June 29, 2023

will replace old public health ordinances says Health Minister Government has been implementing several key pieces of legislation to ensure ... Read More

More persons being trained to detect signs of mental illness

More persons being trained to detect signs of mental illness

- June 29, 2023

as gov’t increases focus on mental health The Ministry of Health’s Gatekeepers initiative will continue to see persons trained to ... Read More

Dentistry, ophthalmology services to expand in hinterland regions

Dentistry, ophthalmology services to expand in hinterland regions

- June 28, 2023

The Ministry of Health has begun the expansion of health services nationwide, to decentralise its services and ensure quality healthcare ... Read More

Medical data protection bill to be tabled in parliament soon

Medical data protection bill to be tabled in parliament soon

- June 27, 2023

A bill that will ensure the protection of medical data for persons in Guyana will be laid in Parliament within ... Read More

New manual offers holistic approach to family health, wellness

New manual offers holistic approach to family health, wellness

- June 27, 2023

Wellness, family health, equity, gender, community action, and people-centred care are among the key concepts being targeted by the Ministry ... Read More

Construction of new Bartica hospital to commence before year-end – Min. Anthony

Construction of new Bartica hospital to commence before year-end – Min. Anthony

- June 21, 2023

As access to primary and tertiary healthcare continues to expand in Guyana, construction of the new Bartica Regional Hospital will ... Read More