Pangyu visits IMDH Mokokchung

Dimapur, August 24: Minister for Health and Family Welfare, S. Pangyu Phom paid a surprise visit to Imkongliba Memorial District Hospital (IMDH) Mokokchung on August 18. The Minister, after visiting the wards, expressed satisfaction with the upkeep of the hospital and with the progress of the work of ICU.
While interacting with the officers and the staff of the hospital, the minister stressed on the importance of IMDH as the referral hospital especially to neighbouring districts like Longleng, Tuensang and Zunheboto. He also expressed his appreciation for the services rendered so far by the doctors and the nurses of the hospital in attending to the needs of the poor patients of these districts and urged them to continually provide the services thereby making the hospital into a model hospital of the state.
Workshop & CME
Meanwhile the Indian Medical Association (IMA), Nagaland Chapter in collaboration with Ao Baptist Church Council (ABAM) organized Live Laparoscopic
Surgical & Gynaecological workshop cum continuing medical education (CME) from August 22 to 24 at Dr. Imkongliba Memorial District Hospital (IMDH) and Impur Christian Hospital (ICH) Mokokchung.
On August 22, opening programme was held in the IMDH conference hall where the President of IMA, Nagaland Chapter, Dr. Kezevituo Keditsu gave the welcome address which was followed by presentation of Laparoscopic Cholecystectomy by Dr Temsula Alinger, Laparoscopic hysterectomy by Dr. Kezevituo Keditsu, guidelines of Safe Laparoscopy & Prevention of complications by Dr. Victo A. Wotsa.
On August 23 & 24 live Laparoscopic Surgeries (to be relayed) will run concurrently at IMDH and ICH. The surgery to be done (subject to availability of cases) will be Lap. Cholecystectomy, Lap. Appendectomy, Total Laparoscopic Hysterectomy, Lap. Myomectomy, Lap. Ovariotomy, and Lap Cystectomy. (Page News Service)