Tag: Public Health Ministry

PRESIDENT GRANGER ACTIVATES MEASURES TO FIGHT COVID-19

PRESIDENT GRANGER ACTIVATES MEASURES TO FIGHT COVID-19

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- March 18, 2020

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – His Excellency President David Granger, on Tuesday, March 17, 2020, approved a menu of measures under the ... Read More

Ministry of Public Health has commenced processing applications to license health facilities for 2019

Ministry of Public Health has commenced processing applications to license health facilities for 2019

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- November 27, 2018

GEORGETOWN, MOPH - The Public Health Ministry has commenced processing applications to license health facilities for 2019, Chief Medical Officer ... Read More

Guyana and UNAIDS agree on 3-year strategic plan

Guyana and UNAIDS agree on 3-year strategic plan

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 19, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Thurday, July 19, 2018 GEORGETOWN, MOPH  - THE Public Health Ministry and UNAIDS (Guyana) Office this week agreed ... Read More

Guyana and UNAIDS agree on 3-year strategic plan

Guyana and UNAIDS agree on 3-year strategic plan

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 18, 2018

GEORGETOWN, MOPH  - The Public Health Ministry and UNAIDS (Guyana) Office this week agreed on a three-year HIV/AIDS Strategic Plan ... Read More

Cervical cancer survivor tells her story

Cervical cancer survivor tells her story

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- October 3, 2017

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 3, 2017 Changes in the cervix are often caused by a virus called Human Papilloma Virus ... Read More

Graduation of 23 Doctors and Nurses from several Region Four (Demerara/Mahaica) Hospitals and Health Centres

Graduation of 23 Doctors and Nurses from several Region Four (Demerara/Mahaica) Hospitals and Health Centres

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 17, 2017

GEORGETOWN, MOPH – The social stain Guyanese mental health patients must endure are forcing most of them to stay away ... Read More

Nurses re-sit Examinations

Nurses re-sit Examinations

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- February 21, 2017

GEORGETOWN, Guyana, MOPH – PUBLIC Health Minister Mrs. Volda Lawrence and Minister within the Public Health Ministry Dr Karen Cummings ... Read More

Public Health Ministry, FIGO collaboration to strengthen cervical cancer prevention programme

Public Health Ministry, FIGO collaboration to strengthen cervical cancer prevention programme

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- July 7, 2016

    (July, 7, 2016- Georgetown) - The Minister of Public Health, Hon. Dr. George Norton on Thursday met with ... Read More

Minister Cummings lauds Linden on maintenance of zero maternal death record

Minister Cummings lauds Linden on maintenance of zero maternal death record

Staff Reporter Staff Reporter- May 17, 2016

Georgetown, GINA, May 17, 2016 Minister within the ministry of Public Health, Dr. Karen Cummings today, paid a visit to ... 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.