Hunan Convened the Provincial Working Conference of Blindness Prevention and Treatment 2014

2014-08-12


On July 22, 2014, the provincial working conference of blindness prevention and treatment convened in the third meeting room of Hunan Provincial Department of Health that afternoon. Deputy Secretary of Party Committee and Deputy Director-General of Hunan Provincial Department of Health Chen Xiaochun, the director of Department of Medical Affairs under Hunan Provincial Department of Public Health Gao Jiping, Vice Researcher of Department of Medical Affairs under Hunan Provincial Department of Public Health Yu Yanping, the President of People's Hospital of Hunan Province Zhu Yimin, Project Manager of The Fred Hollows Foundation Shi Yu, Program Official of The Fred Hollows Foundation Yan Hetao, the responsible people for blindness prevention working in Health Bureau of each city and members of provincial technology steering group for blindness prevention participated in the working meeting.

The meeting was held by Director Gao Jiping. First of all, Yu Yanping read out membership list of provincial technology steering group for blindness prevention which had been adjusted. Zhu Yimin, the director of blindness prevention office, reported the achievement and the existing problems during these two years on blindness prevention and treatment work and the next work plan to people. Deputy Director-General Chen Xiaochun extended warm welcome and heartfelt thanks to the coming of the project manager Shi Yu and program official Yan Hetao of The Fred Hollows Foundation. Meanwhile, he gave highly affirmation and praise to the work of Hunan blindness prevention and treatment office. In addition, he also gave some advices and hope to the next phase of work: 1, Specialists as well as party and government offices should raise awareness and pay more attention to improving people's livelihoods and providing high-quality service for people’s livelihoods. 2, Specialists need to play an imprortant role in managing the training of technology member with their wise. They should plan comprehensively and figure out more bright ideas. 3,Perfecting the network at the grassroots level and strengthening two-way referral system. The specialists should give more care to the grass roots, direct and take the responsibility. 4,The specialists group need to strength monitoring and evaluation, the acceptance inspection of basic examination and do a good job in reporting the information to the system.

Section Chief of The Medical Affairs Section of Health Bureau of Changde City Dai Wenquan, Section Chief of The Medical Affairs Section of Health Bureau of Zhang Jiajie City Peng Xu and Ophthalmic Head of the First People Hospital of Xiangtan city Zhang Jianliang reported the local blindness prevention work. Director Lou Xiaobo gave a detailed interpretation of performance assessment index of the blindness prevention technology directing group in the meeting. Director Tang Luosheng deployed the next phase of trachoma work. Project Manager of The Fred Hollows Foundation Shi Yu gave a training on blindness prevention management. Finally, people participating in the meeting had a cordial communication, with rich content, urgent time and lively atmosphere. The meeting had an energetic discussion on the next phase of work and strived to push the blindness prevention work to a new height.

 

                           Correspondent: Lou Xiaobo(Hunan)