Tag: Ministry of Public Health Dr. Karen Cummings

Govt tackles typhoid outbreak in Region Two – Health supplies distributed

Govt tackles typhoid outbreak in Region Two – Health supplies distributed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- April 20, 2018

DPI, GUYANA, Friday, April 20, 2018 Residents of the community of Tapakuma (also known St. Deny’s Mission) and Lima Sands ... Read More

Update on overtopping and flooding on West Coast Demerara:

Update on overtopping and flooding on West Coast Demerara:

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 2, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, March 2, 2018 There has been overtopping as a result of high tides in several villages along ... Read More

Boosting the pillars of health systems – 20 scholarships to be awarded to community health workers

Boosting the pillars of health systems – 20 scholarships to be awarded to community health workers

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 8, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, November 08, 2017 A country’s health system is vital to its population wellbeing. Accordingly, Guyana will be ... Read More

Region Two administration to improve region’s health sector

Region Two administration to improve region’s health sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 27, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Monday, March 27, 2017 The Region Two administration is working to improve the region’s health services in 2017. ... 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.