Tag: Midwives

Protecting midwives to keep women and babies safe amid COVID-19 pandemic

Protecting midwives to keep women and babies safe amid COVID-19 pandemic

Synieka Thorne Synieka Thorne- April 7, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, April 7, 2020 In observation of World Health Day, the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) has recognised ... Read More

2020: Int’l Year of the Nurse and Midwife

2020: Int’l Year of the Nurse and Midwife

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- January 3, 2020

−In honour of Florence Nightingale’s 200th birth anniversary −2020, an exciting year for Guyanese Nurses DPI, Guyana, Friday, January 3, ... Read More

Maternal and infant mortality addressed at Midwives’ workshop

Maternal and infant mortality addressed at Midwives’ workshop

Neola Damon Neola Damon- June 10, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 10, 2019 The Ministry of Public Health today hosted a one-day workshop to address the issue ... Read More

Mabaruma Doctors save lives of mother & child with emergency C-Section

Mabaruma Doctors save lives of mother & child with emergency C-Section

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 30, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Saturday, June 30, 2018 The Mabaruma Regional Hospital can boast of completing its first successful caesarean section (C-section) ... Read More

Midwives to be paid this month – Minister Norton

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 15, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, November 15, 2016 Midwives working within the public health sector in Regions One, Nine and Ten are ... 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.