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Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Six successful Cornea Transplants completed at Balwant Singh Hospital   

By Kurt Campbell            – Over the last week, local health provider –Balwant Singh Hospital – completed its first six cornea...

Police Medical Outreach conducted in Albouystown, East La Penitence

  - Close to one thousand residents from Albouystown, East La Penitence, Lodge and surrounding areas were treated to free medical attention on Saturday...

No new cases of Chikungunya in Guyana – Health Minister

  By Kurt Campbell - There have been no new reports of the mosquito borne disease Chikungunya in Guyana, according to Health Minister, Dr Bheri...

20 Nurses fail exams AGAIN; Ramsaran mulls barring poor performers

  By Kurt Campbell – Some 20 nurses who completely failed the previous Professional Nursing Programme examinations and were allowed to re-sit the assessment have...

GPHC gets EKG machine from overseas Charity Organization

  - The Georgetown Public Hospital Corporation (GPHC) received an Electric Cardiogram Machinefrom the New York based, charitable nonprofit organization - Operation DreamCatchers on...

9 – Year – old pleads for assistance to acquire Prosthetic leg

  By Tracey Khan – Drakes - Meet 9 - year-old Javier Anderson. This brave little boy lost one of his legs in April...

Seven cases of Chikungunya confirmed in Georgetown, other regions

- The Chikungunya virus has made its way to other parts of the country with seven of the 12 newly confirmed cases emanating...

12 more cases of Chikungunya virus confirmed

    – The Ministry of Health has disclosed that there are 12 more confirmed cases of the mosquito- borne disease, chikungunya. According to he Government...

Majority of failing nurses are from Georgetown Nursing School – Health Min.

- Minister of Health Dr. Bheri Ramsaran said that the large percentage of nurses failing the Professional Nursing Programme examination is a result...

US Embassy employees donate 31 units of blood

  - The U.S. Embassy partnered with the Ministry of Health to conduct a blood drive, which saw the employees of the Embassy donating...

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