Tag: HealthCare

19 Community Health Workers graduate in Region Seven

19 Community Health Workers graduate in Region Seven

- September 17, 2022

Nineteen persons on Saturday graduated from the Community Health Workers’ Training Programme in Bartica, Region Seven. The event was hosted ... Read More

Healthcare integral to Govt’s social welfare development agenda—PM

Healthcare integral to Govt’s social welfare development agenda—PM

- September 16, 2022

Prime Minister, Brigadier (Ret’d), the Honourable Mark Phillips said that the Government has prioritised efficient healthcare as a key component ... Read More

More improvements for New Amsterdam hospital, other health centres

More improvements for New Amsterdam hospital, other health centres

- August 27, 2022

-Health Minister pours cold water on spurious claims New Amsterdam Hospital is scheduled to undergo more improvements as the PPP/C ... Read More

Only high-risk persons eligible for monkeypox vaccine

Only high-risk persons eligible for monkeypox vaccine

- August 25, 2022

Health Minister, Dr Frank Anthony, today said, only persons considered to be high-risk would be eligible for the monkeypox vaccine. ... Read More

Finance Minister tables agreements for world class Regional hospitals, health care countrywide

Finance Minister tables agreements for world class Regional hospitals, health care countrywide

- July 21, 2022

As Government moves to modernize the healthcare system throughout the country, Senior Minister in the Office of the President with ... Read More

The first meeting of the Nursing and Midwives Council

The first meeting of the Nursing and Midwives Council

- July 20, 2022

The members of the newly appointed Nursing and Midwives Council who took office on July 1st, 2022, held their first ... Read More

Gov’t to dedicate 15 percent of all conservation revenues to Amerindians, forest-dependent communities 

Gov’t to dedicate 15 percent of all conservation revenues to Amerindians, forest-dependent communities 

- June 28, 2022

The government, through its new and expanded Low Carbon Development Strategy (LCDS) 2030, plans to set aside 15 percent of ... Read More

Govt to launch “aggressive plan” to significantly improve healthcare – President Ali

Govt to launch “aggressive plan” to significantly improve healthcare – President Ali

- June 5, 2022

- Working with stakeholders to develop Centre of Excellence for cancer treatment His Excellency Dr Irfaan Ali said that his ... Read More

Liliendaal Infectious diseases facility will be maintained, despite low hospitalisation rates

Liliendaal Infectious diseases facility will be maintained, despite low hospitalisation rates

- April 26, 2022

The Infectious Diseases Hospital, the facility that houses COVID-19 patients, will remain, despite low hospitalisation rates. Minister of Health, Dr. ... 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.