Workshop on IPPI organised at Bandipora

Workshop on IPPI organised at Bandipora
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Bandipora, Jan 30: The Health and Family Welfare Unit of Health Services on Wednesday organised a day-long workshop on Intensified Pulse Polio Immunization (IPPI) programme in collaboration with World Health Organization’s NPSP unit.
The workshop was attended by the supervisory staff of Health and Family welfare and ICDS, besides other officials of the district.
During the workshop, the experts deliberated upon the Pulse Polio Immunization Programme and also discussed at length about the issues of preparation of Micro for IPPI and RI (Routine Immunization).
Resource persons Dr Sheema and Dr Iftikar Munshi talked about the current status and Epidemiology risks to polio eradication at the local and global level and also deliberated over the strengthening of SIA quality including trainings and supervision. The experts also reviewed the block-wise review of micro plans with a special focus on house to house planning and also delivered lectures on various components with regard to the disease and immunization.
Deputy Chief Medical Officer Dr Pareeza appealed all the officials and the field staff to work with dedication, zeal and with sincerity so the immunization program becomes a success story in the district.