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Integrated Directly Observed Treatment Short Course (IDOTS)


ARTICLE ON IDOTS (Integrated Directly Observed Treatment Short Course) TRAINING


The Department of Health (DOH) Regional Office 3 thru the Provincial Health Office Public Health conducted Training on Integrated DOTS on April 10-13, 2018 at Lohas Hotel, Clarkfield, Angeles City, Pampanga.



Public Health Nurse Maricel Sison (RHU I), Alexis Romulo (RHU III) and Cynthia Katipunan (RHU IV) attended the said training.



The objectives of this training is to update and capacitate our nurses to implement IDOTS under the programmatic condition. Case finding and case holding  of a tuberculosis case of different classification were discussed thoroughly. They also visited and observed the IDOTS facility of Jose B. Lingad Memorial Regional Hospital at San Fernando City, Pampanga.




( Article By: R.H.U Baliwag )