Tag: Intensive Care Unit

ICU at Infectious Diseases Hospital should be ready this week -Min. Anthony

ICU at Infectious Diseases Hospital should be ready this week -Min. Anthony

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- November 10, 2020

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony says the ICU of the Centre for Disease Control and Prevention at Liliendaal, ... Read More

Staff being trained to man regional COVID-ICUs

Staff being trained to man regional COVID-ICUs

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 24, 2020

Twenty-nine ventilators will soon be arriving in the country, with some destined for regional hospitals. These facilities will now have ... Read More

Guyana confirms eighth COVID-19 death

Guyana confirms eighth COVID-19 death

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 24, 2020

Ministry of Public Health, Friday, April 24, 2020. Minister of Public Health Hon. Volda Lawrence, this afternoon confirmed an eighth ... Read More

COVID-19 Patients in ICU require extra-special care

COVID-19 Patients in ICU require extra-special care

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 16, 2020

−Anesthesiologist outlines how the COVID-19 ICU lends support to its patients −Recovery from COVID-19 ICU is possible DPI, Guyana, Thursday, ... Read More

Surgical wards, ICU on stream for Mahaicony Hospital

Surgical wards, ICU on stream for Mahaicony Hospital

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 10, 2019

─ to complement services of refurbished surgical theatres DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, April 10, 2019 The Regional Health Department in Region ... Read More

$175M in contracts signed for Reg. 5

$175M in contracts signed for Reg. 5

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 3, 2019

― second wave of infrastructure projects for 2019 underway ― marks satisfactory progress towards completion of its 2019 work program ... Read More

First Lady tours newly expanded Doobay Medical Centre  -facility aims to provide wider range of medical services

First Lady tours newly expanded Doobay Medical Centre -facility aims to provide wider range of medical services

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 16, 2018

Georgetown, Guyana – (January 16, 2018) First Lady, Mrs. Sandra Granger, was, today, given a guided tour of the new and ... Read More

Bartica Regional Hospital ICU commissioned  – Region working to modernize healthcare

Bartica Regional Hospital ICU commissioned – Region working to modernize healthcare

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 27, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, September 27, 2017 Minister within the Ministry of Public Health, Dr. Karen Cummings made an official visit ... Read More

GPHC commissions Cardiac Intensive Care Unit

GPHC commissions Cardiac Intensive Care Unit

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 2, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday, December 02, 2016 The first Cardiac Intensive Care Unit (CICU) was commissioned today, at the Georgetown Public ... Read More

Upgrades for Diamond, Leonora Diagnostic centres soon

Upgrades for Diamond, Leonora Diagnostic centres soon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 15, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, August 15, 2016 The Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the Ministry of Communities will soon advance ... 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.