Tag: Minister within Ministry of Public Health Dr Karen Cummings

Graduates urged to learn skills, prepare for First Oil

Graduates urged to learn skills, prepare for First Oil

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 22, 2018

– "Continue to educate yourselves, learn a skill or trade, make yourselves more highly serviceable to your country because Guyana ... Read More

SMART initiative to be implemented at Diamond Diagnostic Centre

SMART initiative to be implemented at Diamond Diagnostic Centre

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 26, 2018

– consultations held with medical staff and EBD residents DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, September 26, 2018 Residents of Diamond and surrounding ... Read More

Nurses are the ‘heart’ of public healthcare –  Min. Cummings

Nurses are the ‘heart’ of public healthcare –  Min. Cummings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 14, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, May 14, 2018 Minister within Ministry of Public Health Dr. Karen Cummings described nurses as the ‘heart’ ... Read More

Women urged to create a strong community

Women urged to create a strong community

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 9, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, May 9, 2018 Women must create a strong community that will further enable them to empower one ... Read More

NBTS capacity boosted with Apheresis machine

NBTS capacity boosted with Apheresis machine

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 27, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, March 27, 2018 In an effort to boost the service capacity within the National Blood Transfusion Service (NBTS) ... Read More

‘Step-Down’ care facility to be reopened soon

‘Step-Down’ care facility to be reopened soon

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 12, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Monday, March 12, 2018 Residents of Region Three (Essequibo Islands-West Demerara) will soon benefit from the reopening of ... Read More

Starkey foundation screening draws large crowd

Starkey foundation screening draws large crowd

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 7, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Wednesday, March 7, 2018 Approximately five hundred persons turned out to receive free hearing screenings and other audiology ... Read More

“Be an inspiration to your students”- Minister Karen Cummings

“Be an inspiration to your students”- Minister Karen Cummings

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 3, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 In observance of the World Teacher’s Day, the Ministry of Public Health partnered with ... 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.