Tag: Regional Health Officer

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

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

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 19, 2020

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

Mass testing conducted in Bartica 

Mass testing conducted in Bartica 

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 11, 2020

─ Reg. 7 COVID cases increase ─ Middle, Upper Mazaruni record no cases DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, August 11, 2020 Regional Health ... Read More

Region 7 COVID cases surpasses 100 -RHO

Region 7 COVID cases surpasses 100 -RHO

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- August 5, 2020

-Bartica identified as high-risk location for COVID-19 DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 5, 2020  Regional Health Officer (RHO) of Region Seven, ... Read More

Zero active COVID-19 cases in Region One – RHO

Zero active COVID-19 cases in Region One – RHO

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 5, 2020

—Regional health department reviewing response to prevent new infections DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, August 5, 2020 After three months of the ... Read More

Reg. 7 RHO calls out nonchalant behaviour aboutCOVID-19

Reg. 7 RHO calls out nonchalant behaviour aboutCOVID-19

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- August 3, 2020

—Calls for more responsible behaviour by Barticans —COVID-19 situation escalating in region DPI, Guyana, Monday, August 3, 2020 Regional Health Officer, ... Read More

COVID-19 situation in Moruca now contained – RHO

COVID-19 situation in Moruca now contained – RHO

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 24, 2020

−57 recoveries as of July 23 DPI, Guyana, Friday, July 24, 2020 The COVID-19 situation in Moruca is improving as ... Read More

Health Ministry, CDC to host 3-day COVID-19 outreach in Reg 7

Health Ministry, CDC to host 3-day COVID-19 outreach in Reg 7

Akeasha Boodie Akeasha Boodie- July 15, 2020

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, July 15, 2020 The Ministry of Public Health, in collaboration with the Civil Defence Commission (CDC) and ... Read More

Screening and testing point for COVID-19 established at Buck Hall

Screening and testing point for COVID-19 established at Buck Hall

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- July 8, 2020

−Area is a key access point to several mining areas −Mandatory screening personnel trained DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, July 7, 2020 ... 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.