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Training for village health worker in the project "Deploying the model of supporting and smoking cessation treatment in CHCs"

ISMS in collaboration with New York University, Health Center in Pho Yen district and VINACOSH deployed a training course for village health workers to implement the project "Deploying the model of supporting and smoking cessation treatment in CHCs”. It was a three-day training course (29th Sep to 1st Oct 2014) at Phuong Chinh hotel (Pho Yen - Thai Nguyen).


The training course was organized with participation of Nguyen Truong Nam, MD, DrPH - Director of ISMS, Nguyen Thi Linh, MPH - Director of Survey Center (ISMS-SC), Doctor Nguyen Duc Vuong - Director of Health Center in Pho Yen district, Prof. Donna Shelly - New York University, lecturers and researchers from ISMS, and village health workers working for health centers in 8 communes of Pho Yen district, Thai Nguyen.

The content of training course provided village health workers knowledge of the project that helped them understanding the process and purpose of the project. Besides, it equipped communication-counseling skills for village health workers to achieve the effectiveness in smoking cessation counseling. The training course also introduced some media documents, the harmful effects of tobacco and smoking-cessation treatment support from using counseling.

During the training course, the village health workers watched short clips about counseling and practiced to consult afterward. Their counseling skills and knowledge were improved after the training ended. With the acquired knowledge and skills, the village health workers would help the patient quit smoking in the locality.

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