Tag: ophthalmology

OSWI 28th Annual Conference opens in Guyana

OSWI 28th Annual Conference opens in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 6, 2017

DPI, GUYANA, Thursday, July 6, 2017 The 28th Annual Ophthalmological Society of the West Indies (OSWI) Conference is being held ... Read More

Revised drug procurement system to be rolled out shortly – Minister Lawrence tells Region Six Public Health officials

Revised drug procurement system to be rolled out shortly – Minister Lawrence tells Region Six Public Health officials

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 16, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Tuesday, May 16, 2017 The Ministry of Public Health’s revised drug procurement system which will bring resolution to ... Read More

GPHC gets $22M donation from China

GPHC gets $22M donation from China

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 9, 2017

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, March 9, 2017 The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) today, received a donation of medical supplies and ... Read More

Orbis International team here to conduct training on Diabetic Retinopathy

Orbis International team here to conduct training on Diabetic Retinopathy

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 28, 2016

Guyana, Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation, Monday, November 28, 2016 (With adaptations) The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) is hosting a ... Read More

Several persons to benefit from free eye surgeries – through GPHC, Trinidadian team’s partnership

Several persons to benefit from free eye surgeries – through GPHC, Trinidadian team’s partnership

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 10, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Thursday, November 10, 2016 Fifteen (15) persons will benefit from free eye surgeries which will be conducted at ... Read More

GPHC introducing modern method to detect eye complications  -World Diabetic Day to be observed on November 13

GPHC introducing modern method to detect eye complications -World Diabetic Day to be observed on November 13

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 10, 2016

  GPHC, Guyana, Thursday, November 10, 2016 The theme of World Diabetes Day 2016 is Eyes on Diabetes. The year’s ... Read More

Guyana, China forge closer health sector collaboration

Guyana, China forge closer health sector collaboration

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 23, 2016

GINA, GUYANA, Friday September, 23, 2016 The Ministry of Public Health is pursuing stronger ties with the People’s Republic of ... Read More

President welcomes 12th Chinese Medical Brigade to Guyana  – lauds warm Guyana/China relations

President welcomes 12th Chinese Medical Brigade to Guyana – lauds warm Guyana/China relations

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 16, 2016

  Georgetown, Guyana – (June 15, 2016) President David Granger, this evening, attended a reception to bid farewell to the 11th batch ... 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.