Prime Institute of Public Health


Project Partner(s)
IHS, Islamabad

April '14 - Aug '14

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.