Tag: Regional Health Services

Over $1 billion in expired drugs, medical supplies found in regional bonds

Over $1 billion in expired drugs, medical supplies found in regional bonds

Felecia Valenzuela Felecia Valenzuela- May 6, 2021

Minister of Health, Hon. Dr. Frank Anthony has said auditors have found over $1 billion in expired medications and medical ... Read More

‘Clinical Treatment Guidelines’ training for RHOs “fruitful”

‘Clinical Treatment Guidelines’ training for RHOs “fruitful”

Anara Khan Anara Khan- March 14, 2021

─ MOH’s Director-General, Dr. Mahadeo ─ ministry working to expand regional health services Director General of the Ministry of Health, ... Read More

Region 6 continues its fight to keep the region COVID-19 free

Region 6 continues its fight to keep the region COVID-19 free

Staff Writer Staff Writer- June 1, 2020

—several screening sites established across the region —residents encouraged to make use of facilities DPI, Guyana, Monday, June 1, 2020 ... Read More

$9M boost for New Amsterdam Hospital

$9M boost for New Amsterdam Hospital

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 13, 2019

─ hospital beds and anaesthetic machine purchased DPI, Guyana, Saturday, July 13, 2019 Delivery care at the New Amsterdam Regional ... Read More

Reg 6 Mental health sector boosted

Reg 6 Mental health sector boosted

Staff Writer Staff Writer- May 11, 2019

─45 Psychiatric Patient Care Assistants graduate DPI Guyana Saturday, May 11,2019 Linda Todd, a single mother of two, is among ... Read More

140+ benefit from Plegt Anker medical outreach

140+ benefit from Plegt Anker medical outreach

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 20, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, February 20, 2019 The health centre in the small rural community of Plegt Anker, located several miles ... Read More

$14M for Reg. 6 health institutes

$14M for Reg. 6 health institutes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- February 12, 2019

─ medical equipment and furnishing to boost health care delivery DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, February 12, 2019 Fourteen million dollars ($14M) ... Read More

Public Health Ministry comes to the rescue

Public Health Ministry comes to the rescue

Staff Writer Staff Writer- January 9, 2019

DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, January 9, 2019 The Ministry of Public Health in collaboration with the Regional Health Services Region Number ... Read More

Regional Health Officers in final 2018 workshop

Regional Health Officers in final 2018 workshop

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 31, 2018

-focus on decentralised delivery DPI, Guyana, Wednesday, October 31, 2018 Regional Health Officers (RHO) in their final capacity building workshop ... Read More

Berbice health workers focus on eye care and diabetes

Berbice health workers focus on eye care and diabetes

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 16, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 16, 2018 Health professionals in the East Berbice-Corentyne area were last Sunday made aware of how ... Read More

Toshaos called on to collaborate with Regional Health Departments

Toshaos called on to collaborate with Regional Health Departments

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 23, 2018

DPI, Guyana, Monday, July 23, 2018 Director of Regional and Clinical Health Services, Dr. Kay Shako has called on toshaos ... Read More

COVID-19 Alert!

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