Review Meeting of Health Facility Staff / ANMs, LHVs and Medical Officer through video conference
Chandigarh.26 June,2020: The review meeting of ANMs and LHVs and Medical Officer held today. The status of service deliveries under Maternal Health, Child Health, Family Planning, Immunization, NCD &.Pradhan Mantri Matru Vandana Yojana (PMMVY) was reviewed by Dr. G. Dewan, Mission Director, NHM and Director Health & Family Welfare, U.T. Chandigarh.
In view of pandemic of Covid-19 and obeying the rule of social distancing, Health Department, U.T. Chandigarh has utilized the web video conference mode and Tablets, provided to the ANMs of Health Facilities for discussing the steps for improving the Maternal and Child Health Care and immunization services in the current situation of Covid-19 in U.T. Chandigarh.
Dr G. Dewan, Director Health & Family Welfare, UT Chandigarh has also sensitized the Health worker on the COVID -19 situations and emphasizes to focus on the Anemia, Tracking, Immunization services, etc.
- Annual indicators (both HMIS and RCH portal ) of various centers were reviewed and discussed component wise.
- ANMs were also guided on ways to improve the indicators.
- COVID guidelines as shared by GOI were also shared with the centers.
- After the presentation of each component, Issues/queries raised by the Medical Officer in charge /LHV/ANM pertaining to the subject were discussed under the supervision of District Family Welfare Officer cum Program officer U.T Chandigarh.
Dr Manju Behl represented the issues pertaining to Maternal, Child Health & Family Planning also. Dr. Sangeeta Ajay, Nodal Officer, NHM and Distt. Immunization Officer also present during the meeting.
This is the first initiative in which Health Department, Chandigarh has undertaken review meeting and sensitization of the field functionaries on the platform of web VC using the existing Tablets provided to the ANMs.