Monthly Archives

December 2014

Villages in North Fly now have Village Health Volunteers

Five villages in the North Fly District in Western Provinces have welcomed newly trained Village Health Volunteers (VHV) who graduated last week at Gusiore village. The six week training was facilitated by the North Fly Health Services Development Programme (NFHSDP) and the Community Mine Continuation Agreement (CMCA) – Middle and South Fly Health Programme (CMSFHP) which saw ten volunteers trained. During the graduation NFHSDP

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New incinerator keeps Rumginae clean

A newly constructed and installed incinerator at Rumginae Hospital is keeping the facility clean according to a staff member there. The incinerator was donated by the Catholic Health Services (CHS) and was constructed and assembled by the North Fly Health Services Development Programme (NFHSDP) this year. Mokota Tapon, Rural Health Coordinator said that the incinerator has helped in keeping the hospital grounds clean and

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NFHSDP supports ECPNG Health Services to Honinabi

In October 2014, North Fly Health Services Development Program (NFHSDP) supported ECPNG Health Services to conduct a three-week integrated outreach health patrol to the Nomad region. The patrol was led by Sr. Tina Swokin, a senior ECPNG nursing officer, and provided a range of primary health including mother and child health and HIV and TB services. Clinic points were set up at aid posts

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Villagers present Healthy Village Program proposal

Four villages in the North Fly District have presented a combined proposal to the North Fly Health Services Development Programme (NFHSDP) for Healthy Village projects during the graduation of ten village health volunteers, at Guisore Village in the first week of November. The proposal was presented to NFHSDP Program Administrator, Sammy Bogen from Harin Woram the community health worker and a National Volunteer Services

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Gusiore Aid Post is registered with NDoH

For more than three years, the community at Gusiore Village in the North Fly District wanted their aid post to be registered with the National Department of Health (NDoH) so they could receive their annual share of medical supplies. Well, they will wait no more! The North Fly District Health Manager, John Lari announced to the community that their aid post was registered this

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