Tag: Herd Immunity

More people need to be vaccinated to achieve herd immunity – Minister Anthony

More people need to be vaccinated to achieve herd immunity – Minister Anthony

- October 6, 2021

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, MP said while Guyana’s Covid-19 vaccination programme has been making significant progress; however, the ... Read More

President Ali appeals to all adults to get vaccinated against Covid

President Ali appeals to all adults to get vaccinated against Covid

- May 26, 2021

His Excellency, Dr. Mohamed Irfaan Ali is again appealing to Guyana’s adult population to ensure they are vaccinated against COVID-19, ... Read More

It is in the national interest for all adult Guyanese to take the COVID-19 vaccine

It is in the national interest for all adult Guyanese to take the COVID-19 vaccine

- April 30, 2021

Every single country, no exception, has discovered that specific public health measures are critically important in fighting COVID-19. These measures, ... Read More

Region Five residents encourage others to get vaccinated

Region Five residents encourage others to get vaccinated

- April 30, 2021

Residents of Region Five (Mahaica-Berbice), who have taken the Covid vaccine are encouraging others to do the same to safeguard ... Read More

27 per cent of the population vaccinated against Covid

27 per cent of the population vaccinated against Covid

- April 29, 2021

- mass testing still ongoing To date, more than 132,000 individuals have received their first dose of the Covid vaccine. ... Read More

More persons being vaccinated against COVID-19

More persons being vaccinated against COVID-19

- April 28, 2021

More persons are turning up at the Ministry of Health's designated vaccination sites to get immunised against COVID-19.  When DPI ... Read More

Youths responding positively to Covid vaccine access – Min. Anthony

Youths responding positively to Covid vaccine access – Min. Anthony

- April 19, 2021

-Over 86,000 persons vaccinated - 900 persons fully immunised Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says young people are ... Read More

Lower Covid vaccine age is push for herd immunity -Min. Anthony

Lower Covid vaccine age is push for herd immunity -Min. Anthony

- April 16, 2021

-More young people being hospitalised Minister of Health, Hon. Dr Frank Anthony says the Government’s decision to open up the ... Read More

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

4,500 people being vaccinated against Covid per day

- April 9, 2021

-Min. Anthony encourages public to get the jab Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said the COVID-19 vaccination ... Read More

Government aiming to vaccinate 10,000 citizens per day – President Ali

Government aiming to vaccinate 10,000 citizens per day – President Ali

- March 24, 2021

- Guyanese 40-and-over eligible by next week The Government of Guyana will be aiming to vaccinate as many as 10,000 ... 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.