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08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

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KSH. 29,800

Target Group

Pharmacists, Pharm-techs, Commodity Nurses, Storekeepers, procurement team, Accountants handling medical commodities.

 

Course Objectives

The participants will learn and share experiences and challenges in medical commodity management within their institutions. By the end of this course, each participant should be able to:

Learn about Good storage and distribution practice of medical commodities

Comprehend inventory management

Understand their role in medical supplies management

Comprehend the issues of stores management

Understand the Health Commodity Supply Chain Management

 

Course Content

Medical Stores & Inventory management

Quality assurance of Pharma and other medical supplies (Non pharmaceuticals)

Commodity security management

Risk management in Medical commodities management

Controlling Drug Expenditures and Ensuring Financial Sustainability of Drug Supplies

08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

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KSH. 29,800

Target Group

OPD staff, Medical Officers, clinical officers, nurses and Pharmacists and Pharm-techs

 

Course Objectives

By the end of the session, participants will be able to:

Understand common cancers in the population

Take proper history of patients

Proper referral of patients to specialized practitioners.

Understand role of palliative care

 

Course Content

Introduction to Oncology

Diagnosis of common cancers

Management of common cancers

Pain management

Palliative care in cancer management

08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

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KSH. 29,800

Target Group

Pharmacy practitioners, Clinical practitioners (Medical Officers and clinical officers), members of medicines and therapeutics and formulary committees.

 

Course Objectives

By the end of this course, each participant should be able to:

Explain the conceptual basis of rational medicine use

Identify medicine use problems and interventions for promoting rational medicine use

Explore best practices for promoting rational prescribing, dispensing and use by the community and the patient.

Formulate a Medicines and Therapeutic Committee.

Understand the professional ethical standards in RDU.

Understand pharmacovigilance

 

Course Content

Conceptual basis of RDU: Essential Medicines & Policy

Identifying medicines use problems

Strategies for promoting rational medicine use -Rational use of antibiotics

Promoting appropriate prescribing and dispensing

Patient use and community education

Professional Ethics in RDU- Handling sales and medical representatives

Pharmacovigilance

 

08:30 AM - 04:30 PM

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KSH. 35,200

Target Group

Hospital Administrators, department supervisors, health unit managers

 

Course Objectives

Emphasis will be put on applying modern methods of improving staff performance in the work place. By the end of this course, the participants will be able to:

Explain the health policy framework

Review the Micro and Macro environment

Review their institution’s strategy in view of the policy changes

Discuss contextual issues affecting health care delivery in Kenya

Discuss how to sustainable health care financing models

 

Course Content

Health care policy issues

Leadership and Management

Health Care Financing

Human Resource Management

Strategic Planning

Fundraising and resource mobilization

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