Kaisa Rio, NWVA team visit CIHSR

Kaisa Rio, NWVA team visit CIHSR
NWVA president Kaisa Rio and her team visiting the girls hostel at CISHR accompanied by CISHR director, Dr. Sedevi. (DIPR)
Staff Reporter DIMAPUR, APR 13 (NPN) | Publish Date: 4/13/2021 1:00:18 PM IST

As part of its yearly activity, Nagaland Women Voluntary Association (NWVA) visited Christian Institute of Health Sciences and Research Centre (CIHSR) Referral hospital here, on Tuesday. 

NWVA also provided financial assistance of Rs. 10 lakh to the less privileged students undergoing for training at the CIHSR nursing institute. 

During the visit, CIHSR director, Dr. Sedevi Angami said that the hospital was established on November 24, 2007 governed by tripartite partnership CMC Vellore, EHA and Nagaland government with a vision to develop a Christ centred leadership, transforming communities through innovation compassion and excellence on the motto “serve nurture transform.”

He informed that the hospital comprised of 200 beds secondary and mid-tertiary centre, including 530 staff and hundred outsourced staff.

It also has a cancer centre with specialist in gastroenterology, cardiology and dialysis.

With regard to academics, the hospitals have been providing DNB post graduates in medicine, family medicine and surgery, college of nursing- BSc, PCBSC and GNM, allied health sciences focussing on five subjects, CLHTC-lay leaders training, bedside assistants-NSDC and has a school (Precious Gems School) for children with special needs. 

Highlighting on the student scholarship fund, Dr. Sedevi said that contributions were carried out from staff and friends and comprised of committee for administration of the funds where SOP and criteria for selection and administration of fund was conducted.

The fund is benefitted by poor meritorious students from areas of special need. 

While highlighting the activities of the association over the past years, wife of state chief minister, NWVA president Kaisa Rio said that NWVA has been assisting projects and in providing financial support to organisations in need in the humblest way that the association could provide.

She stated that the objective of the association was to provide assistance to those desiring to help in any way possible, for a good cause of the society.

She also acknowledged the hospital for giving their best and in delivering the finest service towards humanity.

Further, on behalf of the association, she assured to extend support in the days to come. 

Later, the association also visited the institute, hostel and library of the nursing institute.  


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