United Nations
Information Centre | Nepal
World Health Forum Vol. 8 - Primary Health Care in Hospitals
PDF File Size: 677 KB | Download   
Reference: Dickinson, J. G. (1987). Primary Health Care in Hospitals, WHO. URL-http://apps.who.int/iris/
A recent article in World Health Forum forcefully expressed the need for hospitals to be involved in primary health care and gave interesting examples of ways in which this has been done (1). Great scope exists for innovation, trial ans error, and the sharing of experiences. In this connection I describe here certain approaches that we have explored at Patan Hospital in Nepal. They have been shaped by geographical, historical, political, social, financial and other factors. When the hospital opened in 1982 it inherited many influences from the mission hospital it superseded. However, it was intended that the new hospital should be run independently by a board on which the government, mission and local community would be represented in approximately equal numbers.

#PRIMARYHEALTH #HEALTHCARE #HEALTH #HOSPITAL
Publisher:
WHO ,   (1987 )
Type / Script:
Bulletin or Poster in English
Keywords:
PRIMARY HEALTH CARE, MEDICAL CARE, MEDICINE, HEALTH EDUCATION, DISEASES, ESSENTIAL DRUGS, PARAMEDICAL PERSONNEL, PATIENTS, HOSPITALS, MATERNAL HEALTH, CHILD HEALTH, HEALTH PROGRAMMES, HEALTH-CARE DELIVERY, IMMUNIZATION, EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES, RURAL HEALTH, NUTRITION, HEALTH POLICY, HEALTH INSURANCE, HEALTH SERVICES, TRAINING PROGRAMMES, HEALTH PERSONNELS
Thematic Group:
 WHO : World Health Organization
Thesaurus:
10.02.00  -  Comprehensive Health Services
Reference Link:
** This document has been:
554  times viewed
1  times downloaded.
Feeder: YASHOHANGMARAI , Editor: PRABIGYA MANANDHAR , Auditor:

View Document History
Related Topics
Nepal Earthquake, Health Cluster Bulletin #3, 11 -17 May 2015
Nepal Earthquake, Health Cluster Bulletin #2, 04 – 10 May 2015
WHO Nepal Earthquake - Situation Report #14, 11 May 2015
Nepal: Diarrhoea Outbreak in Jajarkot District - Location of Health Camps (20 July, 2009)
HEALTH IN THE SDGs ERA
World Health Forum Vol. 16 - Community Financing for Essential Drugs in Nepal
WHO Nepal Earthquake - Situation Report #18, 22 May 2015
WHO Nepal Earthquake - Situation Report #18, 22 May 2015
Nepal Earthquake, Health Cluster Bulletin #5, 28 May - 3 June 2015
Self-Medication and its Impact on Essential Drugs Schemes in Nepal : A Socio-Cultural Research Project
WHO Nepal Earthquake Health Update - Situation Report No. 13: 8 May 2015
WHO voxpop Health worker [YouTube]
Water, Sanitation and Hygiene in Health Care Facilities: Status in Low- And Middle-Income Countries And Way Forward
WHO Nepal Earthquake - Situation Report #16, 15 May 2015
Nepal Earthquake, Health Cluster Bulletin #1, 25 April to 3 May 2015
Success Factors for Women’s and Children’s Health
Nepal Pharmaceutical Country Profile (September 27, 2011)
Nepal Political Economy Analysis Briefing Note : Factors That Shape The Prioritization And Allocation Of Resources For Reproductive, Maternal And Newbron Health
Assignment Report on The Training Programme for Auxiliary Health Workers in Nepal: The Role of The Auxiliary Health Workers' Training School, Kathmandu (WHO Project: Nepal 0021)
2016 Health SDG Profile: Nepal WHO
Improving the teaching of Public Health at under graduate level in Medical Schools - Suggested Guidelines
Reaching the Poor with Health Services
Health : Nepal Earthquake Cluster Brief ( July 2015 )
WHO Nepal Earthquake - Situation Report #15, 13 May 2015
WHO Nepal Earthquake - Situation Report #15, 13 May 2015
Emergency health action in Nepal- WHO Emergency and Humanitarian Action (EHA) Newsletter - Issue XI, April 2007
WHO Supports Nepal to Set up First Sub-National Hub at Gorkha, to Extend Health-Care Reach After the Earthquake
UNDAF (2013-2017) - Results Matrix
Nepal Earthquake - Health Cluster Bulletin # 6 (19 June 2015)
Nepal: Serious Shortage of Essential Supplies Threatens Millions of children this winter- UNICEF
Joint Statement Of The External Development Partners In Health Regarding Critical And Growing Shortages Of Essential Medical Supplies In Nepal
Strengthening of family Health Services in Nepal-Assignment Report
Training of Health Manpower in Nepal - Assignment Report (WHO Project: NEP HMD 001)
Protecting the rights of key HIV- affected women and girls in health care settings: A legal scan Regional report
WHO - Flash Donor Alert - Nepal Earthquake 2015
Further Analysis Of 2011 Nepal Demographic And Health Survey On Tobacco Data
Prevention of Blindness and Visual Impairment in Nepal - Assignment Report (WHO Project: ICP PBL 001)
Nepal Health Sector Programme - implimentation plan II (NHSP - IP) 2010-15
WHO: Nepal - WHO visits field hospital providing relief to disaster-struck community [YouTube]
Health : Nepal Earthquake Cluster Brief ( August 2015 )
Mother and Child Health Care Programme-A Joint Review of the MCHC programme by MoHP, MoE and WFP
Promotion Of Research On Health Sector Reforms (3 April 1996)
Health Facility Mapping Survey 2009/2010
Saving The Lives of Mothers
Comparison of Two Azithromycin Distribution Strategies for Controlling Trachoma in Nepal
Adding it up: The Costs and Benefits of Investing in Sexual and Reproductive Health 2014
Nepal Earthquakes: One Year Later Moving On
Community Partnerships Broaden Access to Maternal and Neonatal Health Care
Facility Based Assessment for Reproductive Health Commodities and Services
A Case Study on the Insurance Scheme of the Public Health Concern Trust (PHECT) Nepal
Nepal Earthquake - Health Cluster Bulletin # 8 (3 July – 3 August 2015)
Accelerating Universal Access to Reproductive Health
WHO South-East Asia Journal of Public Health Depression and suicide: towards new paradigms in prevention and care
Basic Health and its Sub-sectors in Far Western and Mid Western Region (4 July 2011)
Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Modelling the Effectiveness of Financing Policies to Address Underutilization of Children’s Health Services in Nepal
WHO voxpop Mensuration Hygiene [YouTube]
Assignment Report - Malaria Eradication, Nepal (WHO Project: Nepal 1)
Kaski District Health Services, Nepal
Emergency and Humanitarian Action, WHO Nepal Nepal Earthquake Health Update : Report No. 9
Health : Nepal Earthquake Cluster Brief ( June 2015 )
WHO Health for All 2018 [YouTube]
Health centre run under UNICEF medical tent [Youtube]
Global Tuberculosis Report (2015)
UNDAF District Profiles: Education, Health, Overview Graphics
Urban Community Health Volunteers
WHO Nepal Earthquake Health Update - Situation Report No. 4: 29 April 2015
Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Medical Spending and Health Outcome in Nepal: Problems with Technology or its Distribution?
Bulletin of the World Health Organization - Cost-effectiveness of Cataract Surgery in a Public Health Eye Care Programme in Nepal
WHO-AIMS Report On Mental Health System In Nepal
Postage Stamps as a Health Promotion Tool in the Nepalese Community
One Year Post-Quake, Nepal’s Health Workforce Remains Focused, Committed
Koshi River Flood (Nepal): Location of Shelter Sites with Population in Sunsari District (29 Aug, 2008)
Koshi River Flood (Nepal): Location of Shelter Sites with Population in Saptari District (29 Aug, 2008)
Cost-effectiveness of cataract surgery in a public health eye care programme in Nepal
Health Cluster Coordination Meeting - WHO/UN House: 7 May 2015
Youth and Mental Health
Management of Obstetric Fistula for Health Care Providers – On-the-Job Training
Country Cooperation Strategy at a Glance
WHO Nepal Earthquake Health Update - Situation Report No. 7: 2 May 2015
Adolescent Sexual and Reproductive Health Programme to Address Equity, Social Determinants,Gender and Human Rights in Nepal- Report of the Pilot Project
Emergency Health Action In Nepal Issue No. X ( January 2007 )
Human Solidarity Chain for Universal Health Coverage at commemoration of 'World Health Day 2019' at Kathmandu Durbar Square
Guidelines on Non-Structural Safety in Health Facilities
Assignment Report on Health Laboratory Services (WHO Project: Nepal 0010)
Assignment Report on Health Laboratory Services, Nepal
Assignment Report on Health Laboratory Services, Nepal
Eastern Mediterranean Health Journal, Vol. 10, No. 3, 2004 - Postage stamps as a health promotion tool in the Nepalese community
UN Humanitarian Coordinator Visits Flood-Affected Areas
Rapid Situation and Response Assessment of Drugs and HIV in Bangladesh, Bhutan, India, Nepal and Sri Lanka
Nepal : Diarrhoea Outbreak in Mid West and Far West Region (As of August 03, 2009)
Nepal : Diarrhoea Outbreak in Jajarkot District (16 July, 2009)
NEPAL: Diarrhoea Outbreak in Mid West and Far West Region (July 13, 2009)
Emergency Preparedness Pays Off As Kathmandu Hospitals Respond To Earthquakes
Assessing Supply Side Constraints Affecting the Quality of Adolescent Friendly Health Services and the Barriers for Service Utilization
74th UN Day 2019
WHO voxpop Senior Citizen [YouTube]
Nepal - WHO’s response to immediate health needs [YOUTUBE]
WHO Working Group on Psychoactive Substance Use and Primary Health Care/Community Involvement in Health
"WFP And UNFPA Provide Critical Food Aid and Medical Care to Drought Victims in Mugu And Humla District
Needs Assessment on the availability of Emergency Obstetric Care Services in eight districts
100 result(s) found.