Participants and officials during the Swachhata Pakhwada Fortnight training held at District Hospital Wokha. (Photo Courtesy: NHM Wokha)
Wokha, April 18 (MExN): Health centres under Wokha District observed Swachhata Pakhwada fortnight from April 1 to 15 by conducting cleanliness drive along with the ASHAs and VHSNC members.
A press release issued by Mhonbeni Ezung, District Media Officer, NHM Wokha stated that the training on sanitation and hygiene, bio-medical waste management, spill management, disinfection and sterilization methods, infection control practices and work management was held at District Hospital, Sanis CHC, & Wozhuro PHC with Dr Thungchanbeni Patton DPM (Quality Assurance) as the resource person. The Swachhata Pledge was taken to maintain cleanliness in hospitals and all other health centres. Sensitization of ASHAs on Sanitation and Hygiene was done as a part of Swachhata Pakhwada activities.