Thursday, December 1, 2022

NTEP

Sensitisation workshop on TB held in Kohima

With the objective to build a concerted effort towards Tuberculosis (TB) elimination in the state, a sensitization workshop on TB was held on November 15 at the Rongmei Community Hall, Nagabazar.A press release by ARK Foundation informed that the...

24 schools declared ‘tobacco-free’ in Zbto

Following various activities carried out under National Tuberculosis Elimination Program (NTEP) and National Tobacco Control Program (NTCP), 24 schools and six villages under Zunheboto district have been declared “tobacco-free”.In a press release, office of the chief medical officer (CMO)...

DPDB meetings held in Chümoukedima and Mon districts

Chümoukedima and Mon District Planning and Development Boards (DPDBs) held monthly meetings, on Wednesday, in the conference halls of respective district commissioner (DC) offices.Chümoukedima: DC and vice chairman DPDB Chümoukedima, Abhinav Shivam informed DPDB members that the district has...

Training on ‘clinical vignette: TB’ conducted for HCWs

A capacity building training on “Clinical Vignette: Tuberculosis (TB)” was organised for senior medical officers (SMOs), medical officers (MOs) and community health officers (CHOs) of Phek district on September 30 at Dr. Wethselo T. Mero Memorial Hall, District Hospital...

Nagaland State needs proper mechanisms to fight TB: DC Kohima

Expressing concern over “high rate” of Tuberculosis (TB) diseases in Nagaland, deputy commissioner (DC) and chairperson, District TB Forum (DTBF) Kohima, Shanavas C said there was a need for “proper mechanisms” to fight the disease.According to a DIPR report,...

Zbto DPDB discusses TB elimination

The monthly District Planning and Development Board (DPDB) meeting in Zunheboto district, was held on Tuesday, in the conference hall of the deputy commissioner (DC), under the chairmanship of DC and vice-chairman DPDB, Rahul Bhanudas Mali.According to a DIPR...

TrueNat machine installed at CHC Aghunato

A TrueNat machine was installed on Saturday, at Community Health Centre (CHC) Aghunato under the initiative of National Tuberculosis Eradication Programme (NTEP), office of the chief medical officer (CMO), Zunheboto.In a press release, district media officer, Keneikhrietuo informed that...

DHS Mon discusses quality healthcare

District Health Society (DHS) Mon held its review meeting on Thursday, in the conference hall of District Hospital Mon (DHM), wherein the members deliberated on effectively implementing central health projects to provide accessible, affordable and quality health care.In a...

Strategic plan for TB free Longleng launched

A “district strategic plan for TB free Longleng” was released by deputy commissioner (DC) Longleng, Dharam Raj on Friday, in the conference hall of the DC. The strategic plan was launched under District Health Society (DHS) and National TB...

State TB forum meeting held in Kohima

With the focus to eliminate TB in Nagaland, state TB forum meeting was held at conference hall of Commissioner & Secretary (H&FW), Kohima on August 11.WHO consultant, National Tuberculosis Elimination Programme (NTEP), Dr. Collins Zekotso Sono presented objectives of...