Health Ministry

2nd phase of expanded medical convoy launched in Aswan, Emigration Ministry says

Sat, 15 Jan 2022 - 10:43 GMT

In a statement released on Friday, the ministry said the convoy's second phase includes performing 80 eye surgeries for critical cases.

Up to 500 Egyptian citizen receives messages to get 3rd dose against COVID-19

Mon, 27 Dec 2021 - 10:53 GMT

Up to 500 Egyptian citizen have received messages to get their third [booster] dose of against COVID-19 according to spokesperson of the Health Ministry Hossam Abdel Ghaffar.

Egypt's acting health minister, WHO delegation discuss AMR threats

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 02:16 GMT

This includes protection protocols and effective treatment, as well as rational use of medicines and antibiotics at hospitals.

Egypt calls for protecting medical teams in conflicts-hit areas in Africa

Sat, 06 Nov 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Egypt’s Ambassador to Ethiopia called on all parties to conflicts in the African continent to commit to protecting civilians.

Egypt's Health Ministry's agenda to focus on providing vaccines: Acting minister

Sat, 30 Oct 2021 - 06:12 GMT

He also called for continuing the implementation of all presidential health initiatives regarding waiting lists, muscular atrophy, polio, women's health and the 100 million health.

Egypt reports 886 new coronavirus cases, 43 deaths

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 07:04 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said, Sunday night that 886 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases reported in the country since the beginning of the outbreak to 324,619.

Egypt reports 871 new COVID-19 infections, 44 deaths

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 07:40 GMT

Egypt’s Health Ministry said Sunday night that 871 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed infections since the outbreak in the country began to 318,456.

Egypt's Health ministry urges citizens to access its latest news via Twitter, LinkedIn, YouTube

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 11:29 GMT

The ministry added that it has followed up on the global outage that has hit Facebook, WhatsApp and Messenger in many countries for more than five hours.

Egypt's Health min.: Gov't healthcare services reach out to more than 1M citizens

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 11:52 GMT

Health Ministry Spokesman Khaled Megahed said Wednesday services include medical check-ups, surgical operations in various specialties, lab tests and x-rays.

3 vaccines to arrive in Egypt in August: Health Min.

Wed, 11 Aug 2021 - 08:15 GMT

Minister of Health and Population Dr. Hala Zayed delivered a presentation on the latest developments related to the Corona virus locally and globally, saying that Egypt will receive batches of three vaccines this month.

Egypt records 51 new coronavirus infections, 7 deaths Monday

Tue, 10 Aug 2021 - 11:28 GMT

7 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,575.

Egypt starts issuing accredited certificates for vaccinated people

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 12:20 GMT

In a statement on Saturday, Spokesman for the Health Ministry Khaled Megahed said the certificates will be issued for EGP 100 for Egyptians and $10 for non-Egyptians.

Egypt reports 39 new coronavirus cases, 6 fatalities in 24 hours

Mon, 26 Jul 2021 - 09:37 GMT

The Health Ministry said Sunday night that 39 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases since the outbreak in the country began to 284,024.

Egypt reports 181 new coronavirus cases, 27 fatalities in 24 hours

Sun, 04 Jul 2021 - 10:21 GMT

27 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 16,242.

Egypt’s COVID-19 recovery rate reaches 74.1%

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 02:17 GMT

The recovery rate from the coronavirus (COVID-19) at Egyptian isolation hospitals has reached 74.1 percent, after the number of people recovering from the virus increased to 205613 cases, according to the Ministry of Health's statement

Egypt reports 609 new coronavirus cases, 37 deaths in 24 hours

Wed, 16 Jun 2021 - 12:22 GMT

37 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 15,691.

Presidential Advisor: Presidential initiatives settled health problems for millions of citizens

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:52 GMT

El-Din asserted that the presidential initiatives have contributed to settling health problems of millions of citizens.

Egypt reports 821 new coronavirus cases, 41 fatalities in 24 hours

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 11:43 GMT

41 patients have died from the virus over the past 24 hours, raising the death toll to 15,309.

National Council for Women congratulates Egypt's Hala Zayed on election as chair of Arab Health Ministers Council

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 11:22 GMT

The National Council for Women (NCW) congratulated Minister of Health Hala Zayed on her election as the chair of the Executive Office of the Health Ministers Council at the Arab League for the second time in a row.

Egypt's Health Ministry launches social communication teams in 7 governorates to raise health awareness

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 11:23 GMT

The two-day campaign will tour Cairo, Alexandria, Fayyoum, Giza, Port Said, Damietta and Kafr el-Sheikh governorates.

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