Strengthening vaccination program against measles and rubella in Norte de Santander The Department is one of the priorities of the Institute of Health (IDS). In the region, there are 29 registered cases of the first disease.
To achieve this, IDS's director, Juan Alberto Bitar, met with the delegates of the Ministry of Health, the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) to signify their actions to eliminate both pathologies. diphtheria and malaria inserts.
The parties, part of the agreements, Support plan for the elimination of these diseasesIn addition, in response to the response to the outbreaks, the areas that will guide the mayors, the ESE managers of the priority municipalities and the managers of the Department Health Institute, as well as the epidemiological situation, monitoring indicators and guiding actions.
Suggest health centers for migrants
We would like to introduce this sustainability plan, which is being developed in our department with this international support. To give an adequate response to the needs of the population who migrated to Colombia at this time.
At another meeting
İDS administrators also presented an X-ray on how services were offered to Venezuelan immigrants. He was subjected to 18 international aid workers of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR).
They visited the Simón Bolívar international bridge, the La Unión bridge and the La Margarita Basic Health Center, describing the importance of international donors for the support of these services. it does not have financial resources to finance all activities.