World No Tobacco Day – 31 May 2015 – Protocol on illicit trade of tobacco products

Information updates on Health Website

ICT Unit, MoH would like to kindly remind the following with regards to the upload of contents on health website:

  • All department/division/units are required to provide latest information to ICT Unit after approval by PPD.
  • Individual department will be responsible for not providing the timely expected information.
  • Each department should have their respective focal person to provide the information.
  • Content should be regularly checked for updates – including joining/leaving/profile of new staff/existing.
  • Department should be familiar and able to find their own document/web presence on website.
  • ICT Unit won’t be responsible for proofreading.

Though the request has been made before several times and discussed, the Unit received only few positive reponses. So, please let us take ownership and make our own site rich with contents.

Notification: Recall of Paracetamol 500mg tablet

This is to notify all the health facilities that Paracetamol 500mg tablet batch no. ENTL read more

CSWS Notification

The human Resource Division would like to request all the staffs who haven’t responded to Civil Service Welfare Scheme to do it latest by December 25, 2015 so that we will able to punch data and submit to RCSC on time.   Read More »

Request for submission of Google Apps additional user requirement

The Department of Information Technology  and Telecom (DIT&T), Ministry of Information and Communication has requested the concerned ministries to submit read more…

Health Expert Group meeting held on 5th Nov 2015 at Phuntsholing by IHR

One day health expert group meeting was coducted in Phuntsholing with the following objectives,

  1. Discuss on Measures and recommendation for Vector-Borne Diseases Control at Point of Entry
  2. Discussion and way forward for Vaccination and Prophylaxis at Point of Entry,Paro International Airport
  3. Discussion on way forward to implement IHR (2005) at Land crossing
  4. Strengthen reporting system at Point of Entries

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6 years male diagnosed with Septicemia and shock was evacuated by helicopter

Patient Jigme Tobden 6 years male, village Zhungney, Chumey Geog, Bumthang diagnosed with Septicemia and shock was evacuated by helicopter on 20/11/2015 accompanied by Doctor and a nurse.

  • Request for helicopter made by email at 10.50 am on 20/11/2015
  • Helicopter went to Bumthang and landed at Lungtenphu helipad at 12.30 pm 20/11/2015
  • Patient handed over to emergency Department JDWNRH at 12.45 pm.

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