Dimapur, October 16: The monthly Dimapur District Health review meeting for the month of October was held on October 15 at CMO’s conference hall Dimapur.
In the meeting, Dr Antoly Suu, Deputy Chief Medical Officer welcomed the new Chief Medical Officer, Dr T Panjung Sangtam and the new District TB Officer, Dr Benchilo.
The monthly Block Health Services performance was presented by Dr Avika, MO (AYUSH) for Niuland Block. During the presentation various areas for improvement and challenges faced by the block were discussed.
Dr Sangtam suggested that the District will resolve some gaps internally for the smooth function and implementation of the health care delivery system.
After the presentation, follow up on previous month resolutions was carried out. Dr Antoly informed the medical staffs to maintain their service books without which the Accountant General will not entertain the MCP. Dr Imtiwabong , DVBDO (NVBDCP) was given in-charge to assist in the matter.
Dr T Pangjung Sangtam appreciated the performance of all the medical staffs in the district, and urged them to be in their place of posting so that the performance will not be affected.
Dimapur District being a favourable place of posting, he expects no excuse for absenteeism or irregularity from his staffs. He stressed on the importance of OPD as being one of the most important indicators of the health unit performance and urged the MOs to be regular and sincere in performing their duties. He further advised the medical officers to routinely supervise and monitor the health units under their respective jurisdiction. He further requested all the staffs to be at their place of posting during the CRM visit to the state.
Other information from various branches of the department such as Medical Superintendent Office, Immunization, DAPCU and NHP were shared during the meeting. The meeting was attended by Dr Kheshito Zhimo, Medical Superintendent and staffs under CMO from all the blocks, DPMU, BPMU, NHP and DAPCU.
(Page News Service)