Tag: Regional Health Officer

Four Region Nine health centres rehabilitated

Four Region Nine health centres rehabilitated

Neola Damon Neola Damon- 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

Neola Damon Neola Damon- 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

Neola Damon Neola Damon- 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

Neola Damon Neola Damon- 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

Neola Damon Neola Damon- 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

Neola Damon Neola Damon- 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

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 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.