Georgetown, Guyana – (October 27, 2015) While on an outreach to the East Berbice Corentyne Region, on Sunday October 25, 2015, President of Guyana, His Excellency Brigadier David Granger visited the Fyrish Health Centre. During his visit the President met with a team of sixteen doctors from the United States of America who are part of a medical mission to Guyana. The medical mission is annual event which carters to the needs of villagers at Fyrish and other surrounding communities.
The team provides free consultations, diagnostic checks and treatment for a variety of ailments. When required surgeries are performed by surgical team members at the New Amsterdam Hospital. The medical mission was lauded by President Granger for their initiative, hard work and service to the people of the East Berbice Corentyne Region (Region No. 6).
President of Guyana His Excellency Brigadier David Granger in light discussion with one of the sixteen doctors who are currently in Guyana conducting medical outreach programmes in Berbice.