Tag: testing

No patient in COVID ICU, less hospitalisations recorded – Health Minister

No patient in COVID ICU, less hospitalisations recorded – Health Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- April 21, 2022

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, M.P. said Guyana continues to record less COVID-19 hospitalisations, while announcing that there is ... Read More

Daily COVID-19 testing has doubled  – Health Minister

Daily COVID-19 testing has doubled  – Health Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- February 9, 2022

The Ministry of Health continues to increase Guyana’s COVID-19 testing response with the procurement of adequate COVID-19 tests being made ... Read More

COVID-19 sequencing, testing for new variants for later this year – Health Minister

COVID-19 sequencing, testing for new variants for later this year – Health Minister

Shania Gonsalves Shania Gonsalves- February 4, 2022

Minister of Health, Dr. Frank Anthony, M.P., said Guyana continues to experience difficulties sending samples to the Caribbean Public Health ... Read More

COVID-19 tests so far in 2022 almost exceed all tests done in 2020 – Health Minister

COVID-19 tests so far in 2022 almost exceed all tests done in 2020 – Health Minister

Shaquawn Gill Shaquawn Gill- January 19, 2022

As COVID-19 cases continue to climb across the country, Minister of Health, Dr Frank Anthony, MP has reaffirmed that the ... Read More

Medical team to conduct COVID-19 screening, testing in Lower Mazaruni

Medical team to conduct COVID-19 screening, testing in Lower Mazaruni

Neola Damon Neola Damon- March 12, 2021

The Region Seven COVID-19 Rapid Response Team (RRT) would soon be intensifying its sensitisation, testing and screening efforts in the ... Read More

New COVID-19 regulations for aviation sector laid in the National Assembly

New COVID-19 regulations for aviation sector laid in the National Assembly

Shaquille Bourne Shaquille Bourne- March 4, 2021

Minister of Public Works, Hon. Bishop Juan Edghill has submitted to the National Assembly new regulations under the Civil Aviation ... Read More

GNBS urges manufacturers to use its concrete block testing service

GNBS urges manufacturers to use its concrete block testing service

Gabreila Patram Gabreila Patram- January 26, 2021

-as consumer complaints pour in The Guyana National Bureau of Standards (GNBS) is advising manufacturers and contractors to utilise 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.