Tag: Minister Karen Cummings

Govt asks US senators to respect CARICOM observers’ legitimacy, COVID-19 measures

Govt asks US senators to respect CARICOM observers’ legitimacy, COVID-19 measures

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- May 15, 2020

DPI, Guyana, May 15, 2020The Coalition Government has responded to a communique from five US senators, asking for Guyana’s decisions ... Read More

“Decide who you trust with your future”-Minister Cummings

“Decide who you trust with your future”-Minister Cummings

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- January 12, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Sunday, January 12, 2020 The residents of C Field Sophia and surrounding environs were called to decide whom ... Read More

Major boosts for health facilities in Reg. 3

Major boosts for health facilities in Reg. 3

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 28, 2019

― several young people to undergo training in the health sector ― several equipment for the laboratory and gynaecologist departments ... Read More

600+ persons benefited from Flying Doctors of America 2019 Medical Mission

600+ persons benefited from Flying Doctors of America 2019 Medical Mission

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 14, 2019

─ 4-day outreach in Reg. 9 villages ─ specialised services provided DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 14, 2019 The Flying Doctors ... Read More

Hundreds access health services at Sand Creek

Hundreds access health services at Sand Creek

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 17, 2019

– Ministerial Outreach to Rupununi Region continued today DPI, Guyana, Sunday, February 17, 2019 Hundreds of Sand Creek residents in ... Read More

Govt promise to address Bourda Market stall-holders, vendors issues

Govt promise to address Bourda Market stall-holders, vendors issues

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 25, 2019

−Ministers conducts meet-and-greet DPI, Guyana, Friday, January 25, 2019 Stall-holders and vendors plying their trade at the Bourda Market in ... Read More

Cuban pharmaceutical company interested in Guyana market

Cuban pharmaceutical company interested in Guyana market

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 21, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, September 21, 2018 FarmaCuba, a pharmaceutical company based in Cuba has expressed interest in introducing their line ... Read More

Radio Bartica – an avenue for health promotion and awareness

Radio Bartica – an avenue for health promotion and awareness

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 30, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 30, 2018 Health talks and programmes designed for dissemination of health information will soon be aired ... Read More

Texila American University hosts international conference for students  – Minister Cummings stresses importance of research 

Texila American University hosts international conference for students – Minister Cummings stresses importance of research 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 24, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, May 24, 2018 Texila American University today, opened its inaugural ‘International Conference for Medical Students’ at its ... Read More

Healthcare professional benefit from patient-safety course

Healthcare professional benefit from patient-safety course

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 16, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 16, 2018 Minister within Ministry of Public Health Dr. Karen Cummings urged healthcare professionals to adopt ... Read More

Seven Christmas Day babies for Linden Hospital Complex

Seven Christmas Day babies for Linden Hospital Complex

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 25, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, December 25, 2017 Minister within the Ministry of Public Health Karen Cummings today, visited the Linden Hospital ... 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.