Orientation trg on NCD ends

Tawang DC requires creating extra consciousness on Covid-19

TAWANG, 24 Dec: A two-day ‘re-sensitization-cum-orientation coaching on non-communicable illnesses (NCD) and population-based screening’ for medical officers, well being & wellness officers and ANMs of sub-centres concluded right here in Tawang district on Thursday.

Addressing the valedictory perform, Tawang DC Sang Phuntsok referred to as for creating extra consciousness on the Covid-19 pandemic within the district.

Expressing alarm over the “sudden spike of Covid-19 circumstances in Tawang in final one week” the DC mentioned, “We now have to unfold extra consciousness and all of us need to comply with the SOPs issued by the federal government sometimes.”

The DC additional mentioned {that a} specific village could be declared as a containment zone if there is a rise in Covid-19 circumstances in that village. “Screening at PoE Jang can be strengthened and extra screening can be carried out,” he added.

Phuntsok lauded the well being employees of the district for his or her honest and laborious work.

The DC together with DMO Dr Wangdi Lama handed over pc and printer units to totally different well being & wellness centres.

NCD DPO Dr Sangey Thinlay knowledgeable that NCD have been the primary explanation for comorbid deaths by Covid-19. He mentioned that 11,342 exams have been achieved in Tawang district, out of which 463 returned Covid-19 constructive outcomes. “Nevertheless, at present there are 40 lively circumstances in Tawang,” he mentioned.

DMO Dr Wangdi Lama, Medical Superintendent Dr N Namshum, Jang SMO Dr Rinchen Neema and Lungla Dr T Penjor additionally spoke.

Forty-two members from totally different well being & wellness centres, CHCs and PHCs of the district attended the programme, which was organized by the Tawang NCD cell. (DIPRO)

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