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Workshop on DHIS-2

NSI hosted a one-day workshop with HMIS Section, Management Division to discuss hospital reports and dashboards in dhis-2.  Since last year, all public hospitals have been expected to use dhis-2 software to enter their monthly progress report.  Medical Recorders from nine different hospitals attended and gave their input.  The result was that a common dashboard will be made available for all hospitals to use in the near future....

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DBEE 4th batch welcome program

On 7 November 2017 (Tuesday), National Health Training Centre (NHTC) and Nick Simon Institute (NSI) jointly organized a formal welcome program to the students of 4th batch of Diploma in Biomedical Equipment Engineering (DBEE) program. The Director of NHTC Mr. Shree Krishna Bhatta and Executive Director of NSI Dr. Anil Shrestha were present and gave motivational speech. The students of 3rd batch welcomed the new batch by performing various so...

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Graduation of 2nd Batch of DBEE Program

On 11 October 2017, Jim and Marilyn Simons attended the graduation program of 2nd batch of Diploma in Biomedical Equipment Engineering (DBEE) program. The program is affiliated under CTEVT and supported by Nick Simons Institute. The total of 16 students were graduated. The certificates along with 2 awards (Academic Excellence Award and Outstanding Student award) were distributed in the program. The program was organized by National Health Trainin...

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Inauguration and Handed over of Staff Quarter at Pyuthan District Hospital

On 10 October 2017, Drs. Jim and Marilyn Simons visited Pyuthan District hospital, one of the 18 RSSP district hospital supported by Nick Simons Instiute. Simons inaugurated and handed over the staff quarter to the Pyuthan Hospital Committee in the presence of the representative of Ministry of Health Dr. Shree Krishna Giri, Chief, Policy Planning and International Cooperation Division. Present with Drs. Jim and Marilyn Simons at the occasion were...

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MLP LRP Revision

National Training Health Center (NHTC) is working on the Curriculum Revision of the Mid-Level Practicum with the Technical assistance from NSI. The expert team headed by Mr. Stephen J Knoble (Consultant, who was involved during the development of initial MLP package) will work for two weeks for the revision of the curriculum. The final package will be handed over to the Technical Advisory Committee at NHTC for approval. The major changes in the c...

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CTS Training

Nick Simons Institute (NSI), in collaboration with National Health Training Center (NHTC) is conducting Clinical Training Skill (CTS) at its office premises at Sanepa from 17-21 August 2017 (i.e. 1-5 Bhadra 2074). The CTS is mainly focused for Anesthesia and MLP Training with total 15 participants as trainers from various training sites that includes 14 doctors (Anaesthelogist, MDGP, MO, Pediatrician, Obgy/Gynae) and 1 Health Assistant. The parti...

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16th World Congress of Anaesthesiology

The World Federation of Anaesthesiologists hosted its 16th World Congress of Anaesthesiology in Hong Kong in late August 2016. This is held only every 4 years and NSI were invited to talk about Nepal's AA programs. Dr Shristi Shah, NSI anaesthesiologist, won first prize in the Education track for her poster on the e-logbooks completed as part of the AA Upgrade program. In total, NSI presented 6 e-posters about NSI 's support  to the AA prog...

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