Tag: PAHO

Guyana, PAHO renew strategic note to aid local health sector

Guyana, PAHO renew strategic note to aid local health sector

- October 26, 2022

Strengthening its ties with the Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO), the Ministry of Health on Tuesday renewed the strategic note, ... Read More

Tree planting exercise held at site of pediatric and maternal facility

Tree planting exercise held at site of pediatric and maternal facility

- October 24, 2022

- set to become premier health institution – Dr. Anthony The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Pan-American Health ... Read More

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective for children − Health Minister assures

COVID-19 vaccines are safe, effective for children − Health Minister assures

- October 21, 2022

Health Minister Dr Frank Anthony, on Friday, addressed a social media video from an unidentified source using the Pan American ... Read More

Gov’t formulating five-year mental health awareness plan − Dr Anthony

Gov’t formulating five-year mental health awareness plan − Dr Anthony

- October 11, 2022

- Mental health awareness activities launched As part of a collaborative effort to raise awareness of mental health issues and ... Read More

PAHO to issue new COVID-19 guidelines

- November 15, 2020

- Guyana will adopt if necessary - Health Minister Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony, during the COVID-19 update ... Read More

Diamond Hospital to be fully rehabilitated in two months

Diamond Hospital to be fully rehabilitated in two months

- September 12, 2020

-part of the Government’s SMART Hospitals’ rehabilitation project -will cater to COVID-19 patients Minister of Health. Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony, ... Read More

Technicians to be trained to test for COVID-19

Technicians to be trained to test for COVID-19

- August 8, 2020

− part of Health Ministry’s aim to build capacity for COVID-19 testing − more testing kits expected DPI, Guyana, Saturday, ... Read More

PAHO & CCCU donate masks and testing kits to MOPH

PAHO & CCCU donate masks and testing kits to MOPH

- 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

Georgetown City Council receives funds from PAHO for COVID-19 fight

Georgetown City Council receives funds from PAHO for COVID-19 fight

- May 27, 2020

- 200 hampers distributed to various constituencies DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 27, 2020 The Mayor of Georgetown, His Worship, Pandit ... Read More

Immunisation must be delivered alongside response to COVID-19 – PAHO Director

Immunisation must be delivered alongside response to COVID-19 – PAHO Director

- April 28, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, April 28, 2020 Until a vaccine for coronavirus (COVID-19) is available, immunisation must be delivered by the ... 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.