Dimapur, November 29: New health Sub-Centre at Old Chingmei village under Noklak block Tuensang district was inaugurated on November 28, by Chief Medical Officer (CMO) Tuensang, Dr. Moatemjen, in presence of Dr. Yanrenthung, Gynaecologist (SMO) district hospital, Dr. Imlong MO, Thermology district hospital, CHO New Chingmei H & WC, ANM (NHM) old Chingmei new sub-centre, church leader and village council members of Old Chingmei village.
During the inaugural function, CMO Dr. Moatemjen told the community of old chingmei village to take ownership of the health centre and said that community participation in the health sector is essential in ensuring that the people are provided with quality health care system.
Dr. Moatemjen also mentioned that the health sub-centre will be providing basic health services such as, ANC check up, BP check up, immunization etc which plays a major role in preventing many diseases that are prevalent in the community.
Further, Dr. Moatemjen requested the community to extend their help and work together with the health staffs, so that the newly inaugurated sub-centre can be functioning smoothly for the people of Chingmei village.
Dr. Moatemjen also talks about the current COVID-19 pandemic, where he encouraged the community that, to protect yourself and others around you from COVID-19 spreading in your community, always take precautions such as wearing a mask, maintain physical distancing and frequently your hands and also always follow advice provided by health authority.
The programme was chaired by VCC C Chuba while invocation prayer was led by APW, Alem, a short speech was given by Hd. GB, Sangbou and benediction prayer by B Beshang Pastor old Chingmei village.
(Page News Service)