Tag: Public Health

Precautions for the rainy season

Precautions for the rainy season

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 29, 2021

In light of the increased rainfall and the possibility of flooding in coastal and outlying areas, the Ministry of Health ... Read More

Social Distancing in the workplace is a must!

Social Distancing in the workplace is a must!

Nateshia Isaacs Nateshia Isaacs- March 28, 2020

-Department of Public Service circular outlines additional recommendations for workplaces DPI, Guyana, Saturday, March 28, 2020 To provide continued essential ... Read More

Endoscopy, other specialised services available at Leonora Hospital

Endoscopy, other specialised services available at Leonora Hospital

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- January 29, 2020

−Min. Lawrence lauds this as a significant addition to Region Three’s health sector DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 29, 2020 The ... Read More

Improved health services for Micobie villagers

Improved health services for Micobie villagers

Nikosi Bruce Nikosi Bruce- August 3, 2019

─ young residents eager to work DPI, Guyana, Friday, August 2, 2019 Medex, medical transportation, doctors quarters, x-ray machines and ... Read More

Nation’s interest paramount when drafting budgets

Nation’s interest paramount when drafting budgets

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 13, 2019

– “Embrace the ministry’s vision, take ownership in your region” - Min. Lawrence urges regional health officials ─ Public Health ... Read More

Reg. 3 patients treated as Pharmacy Week observed

Reg. 3 patients treated as Pharmacy Week observed

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 2, 2019

Reg. 3 patients treated as Pharmacy Week observed ―15 hampers distributed    DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 2, 2019   Caring ... Read More

$49M Nurses Quarters commissioned

$49M Nurses Quarters commissioned

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 11, 2019

─Resident-student nurses at NA welcome new housing facilities ─An addition to improvements to Region Six’s health sector ─Students consider the ... Read More

Ultrasounds now offered free at Port Mourant Hospital

Ultrasounds now offered free at Port Mourant Hospital

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 8, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, May 8, 2019 For the first time, ultrasounds for pregnant mothers have been added to services at ... Read More

GPHC receives $28M in surgical equipment, supplies

GPHC receives $28M in surgical equipment, supplies

Staff Writer Staff Writer- December 28, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Friday, December 28, 2018 Surgical services at the Georgetown Public Hospital have received a considerable boost with the ... Read More

Families targeted for Diabetes awareness

Families targeted for Diabetes awareness

Staff Writer Staff Writer- November 14, 2018

- As World Diabetes Day 2018 observed - Intensified efforts ensued for health promotion and prevention of diabetes - 425 ... 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.