Tag: Yellow Fever

Guyana looks to improve on yellow fever defence

Guyana looks to improve on yellow fever defence

Delicia Haynes Delicia Haynes- October 8, 2019

─ Public health, forestry, wildlife stakeholders engaged DPI, Guyana, Tuesday, October 8, 2019 With a 95% vaccination coverage for yellow ... Read More

Guyana attends Regional Meeting on Surveillance and Control Strategy for Arboviruses

Staff Writer Staff Writer- October 25, 2016

Ministry of Public Health, Guyana, October 25, 2016 The Pan American Health Organisation (PAHO)/ World Health Organisation (WHO) held its ... Read More

World Hepatitis Day 2016 – Message from the Minister of Public Health,  Hon. Dr. George A. Norton

World Hepatitis Day 2016 – Message from the Minister of Public Health, Hon. Dr. George A. Norton

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 28, 2016

  Guyana joins with the rest of the Americas in observing World Hepatitis Day on July 28 under the theme: ... Read More

The Maternal and Child Health/Expanded Programme on Immunization (MCH/EPI) Department conducted its quarterly review

The Maternal and Child Health/Expanded Programme on Immunization (MCH/EPI) Department conducted its quarterly review

Staff Writer Staff Writer- July 7, 2016

Ministry of Public Health, Georgetown, July 06 2016 – The Ministry of Public Health in its continued efforts to enhance the ... 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.