Tag: medical laboratory

Time span for COVID-19 test results likely to reduce significantly

Time span for COVID-19 test results likely to reduce significantly

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 18, 2020

— Staff being trained, 24-hour operation being considered DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 18, 2020 Given the backlog of COVID-19 tests ... Read More

New Lab and Staff Quarters for New Amsterdam Hospital

New Lab and Staff Quarters for New Amsterdam Hospital

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 4, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 4, 2019 Minister of Public Health, Volda Lawrence and Minister within the Ministry, Dr, Karen Cummings, ... Read More

24 hour lab services at New Amsterdam hospital

24 hour lab services at New Amsterdam hospital

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 11, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 11, 2018 New Amsterdam Regional Hospital is now offering 24 hour operations in its medical laboratory. ... Read More

Staff, drug shortages among issues at GPHC – Basic level of patient care remains unaffected

Staff, drug shortages among issues at GPHC – Basic level of patient care remains unaffected

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 3, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 03, 2017 The Parliamentary Sectoral Committee on Social Services (PSCSS), based on a visit to the ... 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.