Delhi: Under Tibetan health system strengthening program funded by USAID, the last regional workshop on Comprehensive Community Outreach and Coordinated Care workshop is underway in Delhi for the North eastern participants and those who have missed the earlier regional workshops.
The workshop is being held from 15-20 May and 16 Health staffs including Nurses/Community Health Workers and executive secretaries from Miao, Tezu, Tuting, Sonada, Ravangla, Sataun, Khera, Dekyilling, Paonta, Delhi, Bir hospital and clinics are in attendance.
Joint secretary and deputy secretary from Department of Health along with coordinating project coordinators also joined the workshop.
Key technical information related to outreach process, RMNCH+A, TB, SBCC process, point of care testing, Data collection and community mapping will be discussed and explained to the participants by public health consultants Mr Vikas, Mrs Pragya, Miss Noor and Dr Lobsang Tsering.
CCOCC approach proposes regular community outreach in Tibetan settlements through trained health functionaries to provide primary and preventive health care services.
The project will be implemented from June 2017 in respective settlements.
-Report filed by Department of Health-