Call for a holistic approach towards healthcare delivery

Call for a holistic approach towards healthcare delivery

Ziro, Jul 13: The District Health Society, Lower Subansiri district held its first quarterly review meeting at the conference hall of Gyati Takka General Hospital here today.

Chairing the meeting, DMO Dr Tage Kano called for a holistic approach from the medical fraternity in creating productive lives that would contribute to nation building.

“We need to assimilate all the goods of the preventive, curative and promotive medical services and ensure a healthy society,” he said.

Viewing seriously the absence of few officers of vertical programs under NHM, he said, “NHM is a concept to converge all the health programs under one umbrella. Therefore, all the officers/ coordinators of various health programs should also mandatorily attend the review meetings, as such meetings provide a platform for all to share ideas, retrospect, and adopt corrective measures and workout solutions.”

He also emphasized on DBT of various health programs incentives to beneficiaries and directed the MOs to ensure the same. He further directed all the MOs to utilize the funds judiciously and ensure life-saving drugs and equipments like oxygen are made available in their respective PHCs and CHCs throughout the year.

He also took stock of the World Population Fortnight activities that was launched in the district on July 11 last.

All the MOs and program officers of various health programs like RNTCP, DVBDCP, IDSP, RI, NTCP, RBSK, rksk etc gave PowerPoint presentations on their performance and challenges. The day-long review meeting was also attended by EAC Hage Tarung, DDSE Hibu Tama, Dy Director ICDS i/c Hage Indira, doctors and paramedics. (DIPRO)

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