Tag: Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence

Min. Lawrence refutes H1N1 in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- March 31, 2019

Ministry of Public Health, Statement - Sunday, March 31, 2019 Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence is refuting claims in some ... Read More

Unveiling of Smart Healthcare facilities project billboard

Unveiling of Smart Healthcare facilities project billboard

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 21, 2019

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence and Dr William Adu-Krow, PAHO/WHO Representative in Guyana, Monday made a pitch ... Read More

Minister Lawrence wants regular monitoring and surveillance on the regional front burner

Minister Lawrence wants regular monitoring and surveillance on the regional front burner

Staff Writer Staff Writer- September 10, 2018

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence wants regular monitoring and surveillance on the Regional front burner to help ... Read More

Guyana winning Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) fight

Guyana winning Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) fight

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 27, 2018

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – Guyana is winning the battle against chronic Non-Communicable Diseases (NCDs) which is still a “growing health crisis” ... Read More

Police and Ministry of Finance to probe fraud at Ministry of Public Health

Police and Ministry of Finance to probe fraud at Ministry of Public Health

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 19, 2018

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence on Tuesday June 19, 2018 warned senior employees to look out for police ... Read More

Brazil, PAHO/WHO recommits to supporting Guyana’s Public Health Sector

Brazil, PAHO/WHO recommits to supporting Guyana’s Public Health Sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 11, 2017

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – With just a phone call Guyana’s public system can benefit from significant Brazilian assistance its Ambassador here Mr. ... Read More

Success of students linked to cooperation between schools and homes – Minister Lawrence.

Success of students linked to cooperation between schools and homes – Minister Lawrence.

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 7, 2017

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – When homes and schools join forces children succeed Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence assured the 32nd Graduation ... Read More

China donates equipment to help Zika fight in Guyana

China donates equipment to help Zika fight in Guyana

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 27, 2017

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – Public Health Minister Volda Lawrence Tuesday accepted some G$20M in medical equipment and supplies from the Government of ... Read More

More Chinese help for local Public Health sector

More Chinese help for local Public Health sector

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 30, 2017

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – SUPPORT for Guyana’s public health sector “is priority” for China says its Economic and Commercial Counsellor of ... Read More

WDRH Emergency Room physicians back at work

WDRH Emergency Room physicians back at work

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 24, 2017

Emergency Room doctors are back at work in full strength following their public discontent over their security fears, conditions of ... 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.