Confirmed Event of Public Health Concern

Event Name Date People Affected Location/Gewog/Dzongkhag Reported By Reporting Center
chicken pox outbreak among school children of TMSS2016-10-2415 Trashigang middle secondary school/Samkhar/TrashigangHealth WorkerTrashigang Hospital
Bitten by Rabid Cat2016-10-131 Chungdi paddy field (below RCS Campus II) Rangjung./Shongphu/TrashigangHealth WorkerRangjung BHU I
Rabies 2016-10-063 Rangjung central school and Rangjung Bazar/Shongphu/TrashigangHealth WorkerRangjung BHU I
Outbreak of Mumps at Gasa Primary School and ECCD.2016-09-1510 Gasa Primary School and ECCD/Goenkhatoe/GasaHealth WorkerGasa BHU I
Suspected ARI Outbreak among students2016-09-1442Hebesa Primary School/Others/OthersHealth WorkerGaselo BHU

News at PHL

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

  • GeneXpert MTB/RIF installation and hands-on training

  • Guideline Development of Surveillance of Acute Undifferentiated Febrile Illness Among Hospitalized Patients

  • Workshop on Integrated Surveillance and Climate Informed Health Early Warning System

  • Training on Web based Recording and Reporting of Tuberculosis: TBISS-Tuberculosis Information and Surveillance System

  • Training workshop conducted by RCDC for health workers on operational aspects of SARI surveillance system at Hotel Dewaling, Gelephu from 25th – 27th Jabuary 2016

  • RCDC conducted training workshops for the health workers on ILI sentinel surveillance system and updated protocol of Human Influenza Study at Hotel Holiday Home, Paro from 11th – 13th January 2016