Project Description

INTRODUCTION

Health Promotion & Patient Education Unit began operations in June 1996 under a Head Nurse. In June 2002 was conducted by the Health Education Officer. This unit is a unit of non-clinical support services. The role of this unit is to coordinate and implement activities for patient education and health promotion.

SCOPE OF SERVICES

  • Plan and coordinate patient education classes for patients and staff.
  • Staff training on Patient Education techniques.
  • Coordinate talks / seminars on diabetes, high blood pressure and asthma.
  • Develop health education materials that are needed in Patient Education Classes.
  • Provide AVA equipment required in the Patient Education Classes.