Gratifying accomplishment registered as regards control of various diseases in Edamir, Enchinaq, Gilass areas
Reports indicated that gratifying accomplishment has been registered as regards control of various communicable and non-communicable diseases in Edamir, Enchinaq and Gilass Administrative areas.
Hagaz, 04 February 2014 – Reports indicated that gratifying accomplishment has been registered as regards control of various communicable and non-communicable diseases in Edamir, Enchinaq and Gilass Administrative areas.
Ms. Elsa Hidrom, Head of the health station in Gilass, disclosed that a remarkable impact was registered pertaining to mother and child care, malaria control, furthering immunization outreach and introduction of community-led environmental hygiene activities, while community health representatives are playing important role to this end.
Accordingly, the number of mothers attending maternity service is on the rise, and deployment of new facilities has raised service quality thereof.
Ms. Amna Haj, Administrator of Hagaz sub-zone, explained that stepped-up efforts are being exerted towards furthering health service quality, and urged the inhabitants to demonstrate increased participation as regards doing away with harmful customary practices and promoting communal awareness regarding health issues.
The local inhabitants expressed satisfaction with pediatric service, and said that more endeavors should be put up in a bid to popularize resort to community-based style of living.