Tag: Minister of Public Health

PAHO/WHO supports COVID-19 fight with donation to MoPH

PAHO/WHO supports COVID-19 fight with donation to MoPH

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 13, 2020

−Face masks, gloves, 9 computers among donation DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 13, 2020 The Pan American Health Organisation /World Health ... Read More

Message by Hon. Volda Lawrence, Minister of Public Health on International Day of the Midwife 2020, May 5, 2020.

Message by Hon. Volda Lawrence, Minister of Public Health on International Day of the Midwife 2020, May 5, 2020.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 5, 2020

Hon. Volda Lawrence, Minister of Public Health Today May 5th, 2020 marks the International Day of the Midwife, and I ... Read More

Emergency measures to continue until June 3rd

Emergency measures to continue until June 3rd

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 30, 2020

- airspace remains closed The National COVID-19 Task Force (NCTF) advises that: the emergency COVID-19 measures gazetted on April 9th ... Read More

LOCK-DOWN AND LICK-DOWN

LOCK-DOWN AND LICK-DOWN

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 5, 2020

During February, as we were winding down government business before the March 2 general and regional elections, President Granger invited ... Read More

COVID-19 and your mental health

COVID-19 and your mental health

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- April 3, 2020

−What you can do to keep your mental health intact during this period −Mental Health Unit Director advises DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Public Health Ministry adequately supplied to tackle COVID-19

Public Health Ministry adequately supplied to tackle COVID-19

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- March 17, 2020

—Ministry of Finance releases funds for additional supply shipment —Minister Lawrence urges Guyanese to take all necessary precautions DPI, Guyana, ... Read More

Maternal deaths reduced by 75% under Coalition

Maternal deaths reduced by 75% under Coalition

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 27, 2020

―Min. Lawrence announces at women rally ―Ministry closer to zeroing then rate DPI, Guyana, Thursday, February 27, 2020 “Maternal deaths ... Read More

Guyana steps up Coronavirus surveillance

Guyana steps up Coronavirus surveillance

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- February 26, 2020

−As Brazil reports first case −MoPH to keep public updated DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 26, 2020 The Ministry of Public ... Read More

QualiTEST Recognises Phlebotomists in Guyana’s Health Sector

QualiTEST Recognises Phlebotomists in Guyana’s Health Sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 22, 2020

Five Donor Room Attendants from Regions 3, 4, 6 and 10 received four days of Phlebotomy Training at and in ... Read More

Joining the fight

Joining the fight

Isaiah Braithwaite Isaiah Braithwaite- February 11, 2020

―GTT recognises sponsors in their fight against cancer –fight cannot be won alone says Min. Lawrence DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, February ... 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.