CHANGLANG, JAN 17:
The 4th District Task Force for Immunization (DTFI) meeting and Workshop on NID-2020 was convened by District Health Society, Changlang on Friday under the Chairmanship of R K Sharma, DC cum Chairman DHS Changlang with the participation of Medical officers and Health functionaries from Changlang HQ, Miao, Jairampur, Diyun, Manmao, Namtok, Yatdam CHCs & PHCs.
DMO Changlang Dr C L Manchey addressed all participants about the significance of the IPPI program and stressed on regular AFP (Acute Flaccid Paralyis) cases reporting to be done on regular basis from respective health facilities.
Meanwhile, Dr Jumnya Ado, DRCHO, gave a detailed presentation on review of IPPI 1st round-2019 with 97 percent achievement status, facility wise IPPI Microplan-2020 & Performance status of routine immunization wef April to December 2019.
The NID (IPPI) program for Changlang district is scheduled to start from 19th to 21st January next with a total target of around 14800 children under 0-5 years of age to be covered under 225 IPPI booths which would also include remote Vijoynagar Circle under Miao Sub-division this year and thereafter ASHAs in all Health facilities would be engaged in house to house visits.
The DC cum Chairman exhorted the Health department to work towards achieving cent percent target in ensuing exercise by overcoming all hurdles with concerted efforts and assured to extend all possible cooperation for smooth conduct of the program. DIPRO