Prime Institute of Public Health

 

Project Partner(s)
IHS, Islamabad

Duration
April '14 - Aug '14

Objectives
To build capacity of all medical technicians currently working in public sector health facilities in all seven districts of Gilgit Baltistan in order to improve their competencies in:

  • Management of common illnesses that medical technicians have to deal with while performing their duty in primary level health facilities.
  • Carrying out common/minor patient care related medical/surgical procedures like dressing, I/V cannulation, catheterization etc.
  • Performing administrative and logistic work related to the job description of medical technicians e.g. preparation of reports, maintenance of stocks and relevant record keeping etc.
  • Practicing infection control protocols.