Month: December 2015

Modular Based Training on AFB Sputum Smear Microscopy for New Laboratory Technicians and Refresher Training for Laboratory Performing Below Average as per EQA Reports.

RCDC has conducted 5 days(21st to 25th December, 2015) Modular Training on AFB Sputum Microscopy for New Laboratory Technicians and refresher training for laboratory performing below average as per EQA reports. The objective of this Modular Training on AFB Sputum Microscopy was to train new lab technicians posted at district hospital laboratories. This involves modular… [Read more]

This was posted on Tuesday, December 29th, 2015 By in Featured, News .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 51, 2015

The incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) for the week was 18/1000 outpatient visits and 5/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest incidence for ILI & SARI cases were reported both from Paro Hospital. ILI cases were mostly observed among age group of 15-29 years and SARI cases among 0-1years. Total of… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, December 24th, 2015 By in Report , .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 50, 2015

The incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) for the week was 24/1000 outpatient visits and 4/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest incidence for ILI cases were reported from Paro Hospital and SARI from Phuntsholing Hospital. ILI cases were mostly observed among age group of 15-29 years and SARI cases among 2-4… [Read more]

This was posted on Friday, December 18th, 2015 By in Report , .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 49, 2015

The incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) for the week was 43/1000 outpatient visits and 8/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest incidence for ILI cases were reported from Paro and SARI cases were reported from Paro and Phuntsholing Hospitals. ILI cases were mostly observed among age group of 5-14 years and… [Read more]

This was posted on Saturday, December 12th, 2015 By in Report , .

FluView_ILI & SARI Surveillance Report for Week 48, 2015

The incidence of Influenza-like-illness (ILI) and Severe Acute Respiratory Infection (SARI) for the week was 28/1000 outpatient visits and 6/100 hospitalized patients respectively. The highest incidence for ILI cases were reported from Paro and SARI cases were reported from Paro and Phuntsholing Hospitals. ILI cases were mostly observed among age group of 15-29 years and… [Read more]

This was posted on Thursday, December 3rd, 2015 By in Report , .