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June 2015


Health patrol team saves mother with labour complications

The Ok Tedi Development Foundation-funded Community Mine Continuation Agreement (CMCA) – Middle and South Fly Health Program’s Rita Kengem John, assisted a mother who was experiencing life threatening complications during labour by evacuating her from Suki Health Centre in the South Fly District to Rumginae Hospital in the North Fly District. Rita, who is a qualified midwife, was on patrol with her team when

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Health workers learn Essential Obstetric Care

The National Department of Health (NDoH) in partnership with community health programs in Western Province conducted two Essential Obstetric Care (EOC) training programs in Daru and Kiunga during May. The training was conducted in partnership with the Ok Tedi Development Foundation-funded Community Mine Continuation Agreement (CMCA) – Middle and South Fly Health Program (CMSFHP) and the Ok Tedi Mining Limited-funded North Fly Health Services

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