Tag: Jevaughn Stephen

Region Six records zero COVID-19 transmissions to date

Region Six records zero COVID-19 transmissions to date

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- June 2, 2020

—One imported case recorded —Regional Health Services Director assures efforts in place to prevent spread of virus DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, ... Read More

Screening for persons entering Region 6

Screening for persons entering Region 6

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 24, 2020

—As Region ramps up method to fight COVID-19 —Efforts welcomed by residents DPI, Guyana, Friday, April 24, 2020 Persons entering ... Read More

Region 6 hospitals saw major upgrades in 2018

Region 6 hospitals saw major upgrades in 2018

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 7, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, January 7, 2019 Several of the health care facilities in East Berbice-Corentyne received a major overhaul to ... Read More

Skeldon Hospital offers expanded and specialised services

Skeldon Hospital offers expanded and specialised services

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 8, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, June 8, 2018 The Skeldon Hospital is undergoing continuous upgrades to offer improved health care and specialized ... Read More

CT scanners operational at NA, Bartica hospitals by third quarter

CT scanners operational at NA, Bartica hospitals by third quarter

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 28, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, May 28, 2018 Two years after acquiring Computerised Tomography (CT scan) machines, the New Amsterdam and Bartica ... Read More

Major health care developments for Orealla

Major health care developments for Orealla

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 18, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, February 18, 2018 The indigenous community of Orealla, East Berbice-Corentyne (Region Six), is soon to receive major ... Read More

Alleviating mosquito infestation across the country – NDCs, citizens urged to do their part

Alleviating mosquito infestation across the country – NDCs, citizens urged to do their part

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 29, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, January 29, 2018 Director of Regional Health Services, Jevaughn Stephen, is calling on Neighbourhood Democratic Councils (NDCs) ... Read More

New Amsterdam Blood Bank surpasses its target for 2017

New Amsterdam Blood Bank surpasses its target for 2017

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 17, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, December 17, 2017 The New Amsterdam Blood Bank has accumulated 1,325 units of blood thus far for ... 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.