Switchboard 226-7400
Office of the Senior Minister


Office of the Minister within the Ministry


Office of the Permanent Secretary


Office of the Deputy Permanent Secretary 225-9420
Office of the Chief Medical Officer


Office of the Chief Nursing Officer 231-1243
Management of Information Systems (MISU) 225-1641
Communication Unit 226-1560
Health Sector Development Unit (HSDU) 225-3471/ 225-9287
Finance, Accounting and Auditing 226-2947/225-6392
Materials Management Unit 225-8295/225-8525
Human Resources & Personnel 226-1366
General Administration 225-6480
Health Planning Unit 225-4407/225-1643
Government Analyst/Food and Drugs Administration 222- 8857
Central Board of Health 226-8158 or 226-1224
Pharmacy and Poison Board 223-9710
Chronic Disease Unit 223-7355
National AIDS Programme Secretariat 227-8683
Surveillance Unit 226-8419
Port Health 226-5164
Vector Control Services 225- 8973
National Tuberculosis Control Programme 227-0592
MoPH Skin Clinic 226-0679
Health Statistics 226-9338
Veterinary Public Health 223- 9706/223-9712
Health Sciences Education 231-1243
Adolescent Health Unit 223-5310
Men’s Health Unit 223-5310
Women and the Elderly health Unit 226-7338
Maternal and Child Health Services 226-7338
Food and Nutrition Programme 223-9704/223-9703
Dental Health Services (Cheddi Jagan Dental Centre) 225-0702
Environmental Health 223-9705/223-9713
Rehabilitation Services 223-7087
Standards and Technical Services 226-5118
National Reference Lab 225-4014/225-4019
National Blood Bank 225-7249
Regional Health Services 225-5115


Featured Projects

Chronic Disease Control



To address the top four causes of premature death in Guyana: cardiovascular diseases, cancer, diabetes and chronic respiratory diseases, ensuring a multi-sectoral, integrated approach is maintained. Learn More

Mental Health Unit


Mission Statement

To promote, coordinate and implement technical activities and actions directed towards strengthening the national capacity to develop policies, plans, programs and services, thus contributing to the promotion of mental health, the reduction of the burden of the psychiatric diseases, prevention of disabilities, and the development of rehabilitation. Learn More 

Maternal and Child Health Unit


Mission Statement

To ensure that women, children and family members obtain maximum health care that is necessary for their growth and development. Learn More


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