नेपाल सरकार - स्वास्थ्य मन्त्रालय
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नसर्ने रोग रोकथाम कार्यक्रम

Non-communicable diseases are a major public health problem in Nepal accounting for around 60% of the total annual deaths in 2014 (WHO). The Package of Essential Non-communicable Diseases (PEN) has been introduced to screen, diagnose, treat and refer Cardio Vascular Diseases, COPD, cancer, diabetes, and mental health at health posts, primary health care centres and district hospitalhospitals  for early detection and management of chronic diseases within the community.

Related services available at health facilities:

Health Facilites

Services

Basic diagnostics

Health Post

Detect hypertension, diabetes, assess CVD risks, counseling, referral, follow up of low risk patients,  refill drugs, health promotion

Blood pressure measurement device,  Glucometer, Urine protein test strips, Urine ketone test strips, Stethoscope, Measurement tape, Digital weighing scale, Stadiometer, CVD risk charts

Primary Health Care Centers

Confirm diagnosis of diabetes, hypertension, manage, follow up high risk patients, refer complicated cases to district hospital

Blood pressure measurement device,  Glucometer, Cardio check, Urine protein test strips,  Urine ketone test strips, Stethoscope, CVD risk charts, Measurement tape, Digital weighing scale, Stadiometer

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Programme implemented by:

Primary Health Care Revitalization Division

Department of Health Services (DoHS)

Teku, Kathmandu

 

T : 01-4100080

F : 01-4100052

W: http://www.phcrd.gov.np