Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center
Chicken pox outbreak among student2017-03-245Narang PS/Others/Others
suspected chilblanis outbreak among students 2017-03-2533Buli CS/Others/OthersHealth WorkerBuli BHU
suspected chilblain 2017-03-241 Dechencholing HSS/Others/OthersHealth WorkerDechhencholing BHU I
Allergic syndromes amongst students 2017-03-16127 Betikha MSS/Naja/ParoHealth WorkerBitekha BHU
Influnza outbreak2017-03-1525 Phochu Dromdra Lobdra/Guma/PunakhaHealth WorkerPunakha Hospital

News at RCDC

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at RCDC

  • Training for Health Assistants from BHU to Monitor Rural Drinking Water Quality and SMS Reporting System at Gelephu

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Samdrupjongkhar

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Kanglung

  • Training of Health Professionals on National Early Warning, Alert and Response Surveillance (NEWARS) Guideline and Web-SMS Integrated Reporting System at Mongar

  • Dr. Karma Lhazeen, Director, DoPH officially taking over the RCDC building from Mr. Sonam Jamtsho, Director, DMSHI

  • Consultative workshop on strengthening surveillance of food-borne diseases and response in RCDC from 23rd -25th August