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Invitaion    [Posted on: 2014-10-31]

 

The Ministry would like to welcome all the invividuals intrested to offer trashi khadar and their good wishes to our new Hon'ble Secretary which is going to be held on 3rd November, 2014 at 9 am.


 
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Short-listed candidate for the post of Prosthodontist (Contract)    [Posted on: 2014-10-29]

The Ministry is pleased to shortlist the candidate for the post of Prosthodontist (Contract).

The date of the selection interview will be announced later.

 

Sl #

Name

CID

Academic 50%

Remarks

1

Dorji Karma Namgyel

11410003445

64.50193

Shortlisted

 

For further information, please contact HRD, MoH at phone number 322602/322531 during the office hours.

 

 

Human Resource Division


 
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Office Memo    [Posted on: 2014-10-29]

In suppression to office memo no:MoH/ADM-08/2014/2300 dated: 27th October 2014, our fare well dinner for outgoing Hon'ble Secretary is preponed to 30th October, 2014 at RIHS. Therefore, every health employee is requested to attend the event to mark it with honour and recognize the leadership that has been showered on MoH by Dasho Secretary.

Therefore, every individual is requested to attend without fail on 30th October, 2014(6:00 PM) at RIHS.

Chief Administrative Officer


 
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Ebola Virus Disease, West Africa - Update as of 23rd October, 2014    [Posted on: 2014-10-29]


A total of 10141confirmed, probable, and suspected cases of Ebola virus disease (EVD) have been reported in six affected countries (Guinea, Liberia, Mali, Sierra Leone, Spain, and the United States of America) and two previously affected countries (Nigeria, Senegal) up to the end of 23 October. There have been 4922 reported deaths.

All but one district in Liberia and all districts in Sierra Leone have now reported at least one case of EVD since the start of the outbreak. Of the eight Guinean and Liberian districts that share a border with Côte d’ Ivoire, only two are yet to report a confirmed or probable case of EVD.

 

A total of 450 health-care workers (HCWs) are known to have been infected with EVD up to the end of 23 October: 80 in Guinea; 228 in Liberia; 11 in Nigeria; 127 in Sierra Leone; one in Spain; and three in the United States of America. A total of 244 HCWs have died (death rate 54%).


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Honorable Health Minister visits Central and Eastern Bhutan    [Posted on: 2014-10-29]

 

Honorable Health Minister and a team from the ministry visited central (Dagana, Trongsa and Bumthang) and Eastern (Mongar and Lhuntshi) districts from 13th October to 26th October, 2014. The main objective of the tour was to conduct high level advocacy on Communicable and Non Communicable diseases, with an emphasis on improving exclusive breast feeding for six months followed by supplementary breast feeding for the first 2 years. 


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Time extension for the post of Sr. Program Officer (P3A) for Quality Assurance Standarization Division (QASD)    [Posted on: 2014-10-27]

 

 

With reference to announcement vide No. MoH/HRM/Appointment/45/2014/1168 dated September 09, 2014, the submission of application for the post of Sr. Program Officer (P3 A), Quality Assurance Standardization Division (QASD) has been extended till 10th November 2014.read more ...


 
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Ebola Virus Disease, West Africa - Update as of 19th October, 2014    [Posted on: 2014-10-24]

 

The cumulative number of cases attributed to EVD in the seven affected countries (Guinea, Liberia, Sierra Leone, Spain, and the United States of America) stands at 9 936, including 4 877 deaths.

The outbreak of EVD in Senegal and Nigeria were declared over on 17 October and 19 October 2014, respectively.


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Selection Interview Result for Various positions    [Posted on: 2014-10-17]

 

The Ministry is pleased to announce the selection interview held on 6th October, 2014 at Menjong Sorig Pharmaceutical Conference Hall. The candidates are asked to submit the original Medical Certificate to the Human Resource Division on or before 21st October, 2014. The candidates will be informed on the appointment upon the approval from the RCSC. Therefore, the candidates are requested to keep their mobiles switched on. read more


 
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Hon'ble Health Minister's Dagana Dzongkhag Tour    [Posted on: 2014-10-16]

        

 

Hon’ble Health Minister and a team from the Ministry of Health are currently on atour of Dagana Dzongkhag from 13th to 15th OCTOBER 2014.Yesterday Hon’ble Lyonpo and team made a visit to the makeshift BHU and metwith the officials of the Dzongkhag Head Quarter and local Government officials.


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Vacancy re-announcement for Prosthodontist    [Posted on: 2014-10-15]

 

The Ministry of Health is pleased to announce the following vacancy.

 

S/No.

Department/Division

Position Title

Position Level

Minimum Required Qualification

No. of post

Employment type

1

JDWNRH, DoMS

Prosthodontist

P3/P4

MD in Prosthodontics

1

Contract

 

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Dr. Ornella Lincetto, officially assumed the post of WHO Representative to Bhutan    [Posted on: 2014-10-10]

Dr. Ornella Lincetto, who officially assumed the post of WHO Representative to Bhutan on 30th September, 2014 paid a courtesy call to Hon’ble Health Minister on 10th October, 2014 where her credentials were also presented. Prior to her appointment as the WR, she worked as a technical leader for MCH in Papua New Guinea country office.


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Result of Program Officer, Suicide Prevention Program, DoPH    [Posted on: 2014-10-09]

 

The Ministry is pleased to announce the result of the selection interview held on 18th September, 2014.Read more


 
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Result of Chief Positions    [Posted on: 2014-10-08]

 

The Ministry is pleased to announce the result of the selection interview held on 25th September 2014 for the following positions. The selected candidate is requested to submit the No Objection Certificate from the parent agency signed by the competent authority to the Human Resource Division on or before 22 October 2014. read more ...


 
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VACANCY ANNOUNCEMENT    [Posted on: 2014-10-02]

 

The Ministry of Health is pleased to announce the following vacancy.

 

S/No.

Department/Division

Position Title

Position Level

Minimum Required Qualification

No. of post

Employment type

1

JDWNRH, DoMS

Prosthodontist

P3/P4

MD in Prosthodontics

1

Contract

 

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Ebola Virus Disease, West Africa - Update as of 23rd September, 2014    [Posted on: 2014-10-01]

 

Epidemiology and surveillance

ü  The total number of probable and confirmed cases in the current outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in the four affected countries as reported by the respective Ministries of Health of Guinea, Liberia, and Sierra Leone is 6553, with 3083 deaths.

ü  The overall case fatality rate is 47%. It ranges from 30% in Sierra Leone to 60% in Guinea.

 


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Ebola Virus Disease, West Africa - Update as of 7 September, 2014    [Posted on: 2014-09-16]

The total number of probable, confirmed and suspected cases in the current outbreak of Ebola virus disease (EVD) in West Africa was 4366, with 2218 deaths, as at 7 September 2014. Over all death rates stand at 51% in the countries with widespread and intense transmission namely Guinea, Liberia and Sierra Leone. Two countries, Nigeria and Senegal, have now reported a case or cases imported from a country with wide spread and intense transmission.


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Notification regarding the autonomous status of JDWNRH    [Posted on: 2014-09-16]

Jigme Dorji Wangchuk National Referral Hospital as the apex referral hospital in the country, should be providing the highest level of care read more


 
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Regional Health Ministers' Meeting    [Posted on: 2014-09-10]

Health Ministers' and delegates from the 11 countries of WHO’s South-East Asia Region are currently in Dhaka, Bangladesh to attend the regional Health Ministers' Meeting.

The Health Ministers' Meeting is a forum for exchange of views and for discussion on health issues important to the Region. It fosters cooperation among Member States and helps to forge bilateral and multi country cooperation in the field of health. The meeting is being hosted by H.E. Mr. Mohammed Nasim, Minister of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Bangladesh.

 

 


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Advice to General Public    [Posted on: 2014-09-03]
 

 
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Backgrounder on WHO Report on Regulation of e-cigarettes and similar products    [Posted on: 2014-09-01]

 

The report on “Electronic nicotine delivery systems” (ENDS), of which electronic cigarettes are the most common prototype, is on the agenda of the 6th Conference of the Parties (COP)  to the WHO Framework Convention on Tobacco Control (WHO FCTC), being held 13-18 October, 2014, in Moscow.

E-cigarettes and similar devices are frequently marketed by manufacturers as aids to quit smoking, or as healthier alternatives to tobacco, and require global regulation in the interest of public health, this new World Health Organization (WHO) report states.
The report states that while e-cigarettes represent an “evolving frontier filled with promise and threat for tobacco control,” regulations are needed to:


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Work Planning Notification    [Posted on: 2014-08-14]

 

As per clause 12.5.4.3 (a), Chapter 12 of BCSR 2012, the Work Planning and Review Form (Annexure 12/4) shall be used by the the Agency, the Manager, Supervisor and the employee to determine yearly work targets at the beginning of the work planning cycle i.e in July every year while the Summative Review Form (Annexure 12/5) shall be used to reflect and rate on the work targets and overall performance of the employee. Read More ...

 

For PE rating for 2011-2012 years, the officials should used the the forms as enclosed here

 


 
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