Tag: Minister of Public Health Dr. George Norton

Minister Norton to meet with Director of Food, Drug Department on importer’s claims

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 24, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, November 24, 2016 The Minister of Public Health will be meeting with the Director of the Government ... Read More

Collaboration intensified for the fight against Breast Cancer

Collaboration intensified for the fight against Breast Cancer

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 4, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Saturday, October 01, 2016 Breast Cancer Awareness month is being observed in October 2016 and stakeholders  are collaborating ... Read More

Minister Norton lauds Da Silva’s for eye care services to Guyanese 

Minister Norton lauds Da Silva’s for eye care services to Guyanese 

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 22, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September, 22, 2016 Parika has been recognised as a gateway to major communities that produce gold, timber ... Read More

More expeditors recommended for Barima-Waini sub regions

More expeditors recommended for Barima-Waini sub regions

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 21, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, September 21, 2016 Officials of Region One have recommended that the work load of the current expeditor ... Read More

Hinterland health workers trained to detect leprosy cases

Hinterland health workers trained to detect leprosy cases

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 7, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Wednesday, September 7, 2016 Health workers from several hinterland districts are being trained at the Palms buildings, Brickdam ... Read More

Over 300 trained nurses for public health sector

Over 300 trained nurses for public health sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 1, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, September 1, 2016 Three hundred and ten ( 310) nurses, including midwives and professional students have completed ... Read More

President appoints Cabinet Sub-Committee to examine medicine and medical supplies storage

President appoints Cabinet Sub-Committee to examine medicine and medical supplies storage

Staff Writer Staff Writer- August 10, 2016

Georgetown, Guyana – (August 10, 2016) Cabinet at its meeting on Tuesday, August 9, was briefed by Minister of Public ... Read More

GPHC gets eight dialysis machines – can now treat over 100 kidney disease patients weekly

GPHC gets eight dialysis machines – can now treat over 100 kidney disease patients weekly

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 8, 2016

Georgetown, GINA July 8, 2016 The Nephrology Department of the Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is now equipped to provide ... 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.