Tag: MOPH

CDC receives COVID-19 relief donations

CDC receives COVID-19 relief donations

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- August 6, 2020

- 46,250 rapid test kits, 316,000 surgical masks amongst the medical donations DPI, Guyana, Thursday, August 6, 2020 Last evening, ... Read More

PAHO & CCCU donate masks and testing kits to MOPH

PAHO & CCCU donate masks and testing kits to MOPH

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- July 1, 2020

-1,120 face masks, 15,000 testing kits -In response increasing COVID cases in Regions 1 and 7  DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July ... Read More

COVID-19 hotspot – South Ruimveldt receives mobile testing unit

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- May 17, 2020

-Available until Monday DPI, Guyana, Sunday, May 17, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health’s COVID-19 mobile testing unit is stationed ... Read More

Diabetic Association makes timely donation to Public Health Ministry

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 17, 2020

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, MOPH – The Guyana Diabetic Association on Friday last donated 2,000 high efficacy insulin pen fills and 75,000 ... Read More

The job for someone special: Midwifery

The job for someone special: Midwifery

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- May 5, 2020

─Intl day of the Midwife is observed DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, May 5, 2020 When it comes to giving birth there ... Read More

Region 6 receives hampers as CDC’s distribution continues

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- April 9, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Thursday, April 9, 2020 Residents in Little India and Little Africa, Corriverton in Region Six were among those ... Read More

Reg. 6 municipalities working to stop spread of COVID-19

Reg. 6 municipalities working to stop spread of COVID-19

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 31, 2020

─Businesses advised to reduce hours DPI, Tuesday, March 31, 2020  The three municipalities in East Berbice-Corentyne region have implemented several ... Read More

Guyana’s Quarantine Facilities

Guyana’s Quarantine Facilities

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- March 26, 2020

─4 persons isolated 30 quarantined   DPI, Guyana, Thursday, March 26, 2020 Guyana confirmed its first Novel Coronavirus case approximately ... Read More

MoPH receives maternal and child health equipment

MoPH receives maternal and child health equipment

Gavin Lewis Gavin Lewis- February 19, 2020

-US-Guyana health partnership achieved many successes DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 19, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health has received equipment ... Read More

Response to Report of Access to Oral Morphine – Published in Stabroek News

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 17, 2019

With reference to an article by Stabroek News article captioned "Cancer Patients suffering due to lack of access to oral ... Read More

Eating your way to better health!

Eating your way to better health!

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- September 23, 2019

─ GRAIN-H project launched ─ Project geared to help persons improve their nutritional intake! DPI, Guyana, Monday, September 23, 2019 ... 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.