district health authority

district health authority

An administrative unit of the NHS which subsumed the duties of area health authorities, and operated in England and Wales from 1982 onwards. DHAs were dismantled—along with the family health services authorities and regional health authorities—in 1996, and their duties taken over by the corresponding health authority, and then by strategic health authorities in 2002.
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The officials the district health authority would have two doctors as members with 10 years experience in medicines and allied medical sciences and surgery.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO) District Health Authority Dr Mushtaq Sipra said on Wednesday that all arrangements had been completed to observe the week in most befitting manner.
The DHO said 11 officials of district health authority including medical officers, dispensers and computer operators were performing duties at the camp.
Durrani said that District Health Authority (DHA) has formed six teams of sanitary inspectors and malaria supervisors, besides 136 teams of lady health workers who go inside the homes to spread awareness among women about dengue prevention.
Chief Executive Officer(CEO) District Health Authority Dr Rashid Khan told APP on Wednesday that of the 1315 screened, Hepatitis C(HCV) was found positive in 89 while 6 were diagnosed with Hepatitis B.
According to official sources, District Health Authority Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr Rao Suleiman Zahid conducted sudden raid at Nishtar Market, known as medicine market, situated in front of the DHQ hospital.
District Health Authority Bahawalpur in collaboration with Bahawal Victoria Hospital organized a walk to raise awareness about HIV-AIDS here Thursday.
SIALKOT -- 68 ad hoc women medical officers (WMOs) of Grade 17 have been terminated from their jobs by the Sialkot District Health Authority here.
Hospital was established recently worth billion of rupees under the management of District Health Authority Rawalpindi.
Karen MacRury-Sweet, Director, Heart Health and Emergency, Department of Acute Care, Capital District Health Authority, Halifax for Developing a Predictive Model to Improve Patient Flow in a Tertiary Care Setting, with a Focus on Predicting and Responding to Variability in Volumes in the Emergency Department;
The DHO said that 11 officials of district health authority including medical officers, dispensers and computer operators were performing duties at the camp.
Talking to the media, District Health Authority Chief Executive Officer (CEO) Dr Rashid Khan said that of the 610 inmates screened, 32 have tested positive for Hepatitis-C while five were diagnosed with Hepatitis-B.

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