Recognizing the importance of Health in the process of economic and social development and improving the quality of life of our citizens, the State Government, in spite of many constraints, is putting in sustained effort in augmentation of health manpower, accelerating infrastructure development and strengthening of monitoring and handholding supervision to enhance quality of care and accountability. Besides, the Government has also taken major initiatives in the Public Private Partnerships to tap the much needed resources and technical assistance to ensure adequate health services are available, accessible, affordable and acceptable to all at the right time and right place.
Under the PPP venture, several significant projects have been undertaken by the state during 2010-11, which as follows:
1. Setting up of the North East Regional Paramedical Institute at CIHSR, Dimapur:
The MoU for this venture was jointly signed on 22nd September 2010 between the Ministry of DoNER, Government of India and the Nagaland Government and the Christian Institute of Health Sciences and Research (CIHSR) in the presence of the Hon�ble Union Minister of DoNER and Mines, Shri B.K. Handique and the Hon�ble Chief Minister of Nagaland, Shri Neiphiu Rio.
Under the CIHSR tripartite Memorandum of Association (MoA), the following initiatives were rolled out:
CHC Dhansaripar was adopted by CIHSR with the following objectives:- For innovative community health programmes, Conducting periodic training programmes to all categories of the staff, To improve the quality of data collection and its utilization for effective management, To conduct health education in schools and community, To assist in the implementation of all the National health programmes, To use the Health Centre as centre for field work for various training programmes of the CIHSR,
To augment the training programmes, the CIHSR Dimapur has been designated as a Training Centre under the tripartite of MoA of CIHSR. Through this initiative the CIHSR will be providing its technical support in various training programmes beginning from the current FY. The training cost will be borne by NRHM as per GoI guideline.
The first activity of this partnership will be short term multi-skilling training for doctors on LSAS &EmOC and nurses OT Techniques at CMC Vellore for a period of 3 months and 2 months respectively. Also to take the opportunity, the following programmes- Lap ST, Mini Lap, NSV, Safe abortion & IUCD insertion for the doctors and SBA and & IUCD insertion for the Nurses will be incorporated in the training programme. A team of doctors and nurses will be selected from identified CHCs so that on completion of the training a readymade team will be in position for immediate operationalization of the health facility. The training for the first batch will commence from 1st Feb 2011.
In the Second phase beginning from 2011-12, CIHSR will also provide the following in-service training programmes on SBA, Lap ST, Mini Lap, NSV, Safe abortion and IUCD insertion. Besides, the Institute will also support the state in the induction training of various categories of health personnel. All the training programmes under this Institution will be residential.