NRHM ASHA training on Module VI for Ongpangkong block was held from February 2 to 6 at Ongpangkong Salang, Mokokchung. The training was held mainly to equip the ASHAs on skills that save lives.
ASHAs were trained on maternal and newborn health. During the training ASHAs were divided into 3 groups where group activities were presented such as recap, role play and individual participation.
The trainers were Watisangla LHV and Akumla ASHA coordinator, Tuli. Dr. Limatula Aier DIO, Dr. Chuba DTO and Sakuyuba Opthalmic assistant also discussed on the role of ASHA in mobilizing the community for immunization, sputum collection and identifying cataract cases.
Participants were distributed ASHA kit, baby weighing scale and digital thermometer. The next ASHA training would be conducted from February 8 to 12 for Changtongya Block.