Training on preparedness for Swine Flu (H1N1) pandemic was conducted on August 27 at CMO Conference hall Peren for all medical officers and nursing staff. Topics were deliberated through Power point presentation by Dr. Tiasunep Pongener DTO/DSO Peren followed by preparation of the district Action Plan.
The district also incorporated the action plan and formed district coordination committee, headed by Deputy Commissioner, Peren, district media committee, Hospital Management Committees, Isolation ward at District hospital & CHC Jalukie, Ambulance services, Helpline for the public, Mobile team for emergency services and capacity building for health and Defence personnel, teachers, church leaders, NGOs, public leaders etc.
On August 28, Dr. Tiasunep Pongener also gave a power point Presentation during the District Planning & Development Board meeting where the district action plan was laid before the house and minister T.R Zeliang instructed the district officers to cooperate and participate in the fight against the H1N1 pandemic. He also directed all the district coordination committee members to attend the first meeting to be held on September 3 at 11 am at DC Conference Hall.