Tag: Regional Health Officer

RHOs get ATVs to boost healthcare delivery

RHOs get ATVs to boost healthcare delivery

- October 18, 2022

The Health Ministry on Monday handed over some 10 ATVs to the respective Regional Health Officers of Regions One, Seven, ... Read More

$10M drug bond at Bartica Hospital gets July deadline

$10M drug bond at Bartica Hospital gets July deadline

- May 6, 2022

Storage of drugs and medical supplies in the Cuyuni-Mazaruni Region will no longer be an issue, as a $10 million ... Read More

Uptick in Region Three’s Covid-19 vaccination drive

Uptick in Region Three’s Covid-19 vaccination drive

- March 10, 2022

Government’s immunisation campaign in the Essequibo Islands -West Demerara (Region Three) is improving, as efforts continue to prevent the spread ... Read More

Four Region Nine health centres rehabilitated

Four Region Nine health centres rehabilitated

- October 14, 2021

The villages of Fly Hill, Pai Pang, Quatata, Yupukari and surrounding communities in the Upper Takutu- Upper Essequibo (Region Nine) ... Read More

Region Ten strengthening efforts to curb COVID-19 cases

Region Ten strengthening efforts to curb COVID-19 cases

- February 6, 2021

- following increase in active cases Region Ten Regional Chairman, Mr. Deron Adams says the increase in the Region’s active ... Read More

Suddie hospital plans to commission $40M operating theatre by mid-year

Suddie hospital plans to commission $40M operating theatre by mid-year

- January 20, 2021

Region Two Regional Health Officer, Dr. Ranjeev Singh says the Region plans to fully operationalise its $40.9 million operating theatre ... Read More

Local Gov’t Ministry commissions $5M health boat in Region Two

Local Gov’t Ministry commissions $5M health boat in Region Two

- January 12, 2021

A $5 million health boat has been commissioned in Pomeroon River, Pomeroon-Supenaam (Region Two) to ensure residents in riverine communities ... Read More

Region Ten schools equipped with sick bays and nurses

Region Ten schools equipped with sick bays and nurses

- December 9, 2020

Several secondary schools in Upper Demerara-Berbice (Region Ten) are now fully equipped with sick bays and nurses, amid the COVID-19 ... Read More

Region Ten focusing on awareness and education to beat COVID

Region Ten focusing on awareness and education to beat COVID

- December 7, 2020

- Regional Health Officer The Region Ten Regional Democratic Council (RDC) is spearheading an awareness and educational programme to curb ... Read More

Reg. 5 focused on COVID-19 containment after recording first case

Reg. 5 focused on COVID-19 containment after recording first case

- August 19, 2020

— multi-stakeholder approach laid out — Rapid Emergency Response Team and hotlines established In light of Region Five recording its ... 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.