Dr Ann Thyle and her palliative care team from Harriet Benson Memorial Hospital, Lalitpur, were recognised for their outstanding work at the International Journal of Palliative Nursing Awards 2013, winning the Development Award category.
Our Fundraising Director, Cat Rawlinson-Watkins, accepted the award on their behalf. There was a real international feel to the event with people travelling from Korea and Japan to receive their awards. Work across Africa, Asia and Europe was recognised and it is great to see our partners getting recognition at an international level for the work that they do. One winner summed it up for everyone in the room when they said “Nobody deserves to die alone. Nobody deserves to die in pain.”Read more...
Herbertpur Christian Hospital has been selected for the RSBY Award For 'Outstanding Service To The Community - Private Hospital' at the ICICI Lombard & CNBC TV18 India Healthcare Awards 2012. This is a televised national award for health care sector under various categories - mainly going to tertiary care hospitals.
From specialty to general hospitals, from free health care drives to social initiatives, the CNBC TV18 India HealthCare awards aim at putting the spotlight on India's finest healthcare providers. The Healthcare Awards are scheduled on 9th March, New Delhi. These awards are presided over by the Deputy Chairman of the Planning Commission Mr. Montek Singh Ahluwalia.
Place: Baptist Christian Hospital, Tezpur
Dated: 28th – 30th January 2013
The 3rd EHA, CBR workshop was held this year in Baptist Christian Hospital, Tezpur of Assam from 28th to 30th January 2013. A total of 65 people from different Community Based Rehabilitation programme of EHA units namely; Herbertpur, Raxaul, Mussorrie, Jharkhand, Kachwa, Satbaruwa and Tezpur participated in the Workshop. The main theme of the CBR workshop this year was based on three main objectives:
- To address cross cutting areas such as child protection and gender within the projects
- To build capacity in areas where gaps have been indentified(this is the focus will be children with hearing impairment)
- To share the learning and innovations in different projects and help each other.