31 C
Guwahati
Friday, July 19, 2024

Workshop on ‘Healthcare Waste Management’ held at LGBRIMH, Tezpur

- Advertisement -
- Advertisement -

HT Correspondent
TEZPUR, Sept 9: A workshop was organised on the topic ‘Healthcare Waste Management’ on Thursday at Lokopriya Gopinath Bordoloi Regional Institute of Mental Health by the SBM organising team.
Attending the event Jayanta Sahariah, regional officer, Pollution Control Board, Tezpur along with Jehirul Islam, engineer, Pollution Control Board, Tezpur shared their views regarding bio medical waste management.
Sahariah mentioned that by reducing and segregating healthcare waste, health care facilities could reduce their operational costs, eliminate risks to their staff, enhance the local environment and improve community relations, etc.
Jehirul Islam discussed the importance and principles of healthcare waste management.
Besides this in the daylong event, the issue of waste management like general waste management was also discussed by Dr. Jayanta Kumar Das, assistant professor of Pathology, LGBRIMH, Tezpur.
Dr. Jitumoni Kalita, assistant professor, spoke on bio-medical waste in microbiology. It is to be mentioned here that other dignitaries including Dr. Debahuti Sabhapandit, Dr. Bipul Sarma, assistant medical superintendent, MF Chetry, I/c Matron, Basanti Kumsing, Dr. Hemanta Datta, I/c deputy director, Dr. Jyoti Hazarika, medical superintendent, Dr. Kushal Tamuli, deputy medical superintendent, Dr. J.K. Phukan, I/c laboratory also spoke on different issues.
Around 40 participants and staff from various departments attended the workshop.

- Advertisement -
The Hills Times
The Hills Timeshttps://www.thehillstimes.in/
Welcome to The Hills Times, your trusted source for daily news and updates in English from the heart of Assam, India. Since our establishment in 2000, we've been dedicated to providing timely and accurate information to our readers in Diphu and Guwahati. As the first English newspaper in the then undemarcated Karbi Anglong district, we've forged a strong connection with diverse communities and age groups, earning a reputation for being a reliable source of news and insights. In addition to our print edition, we keep pace with the digital age through our website, https://thehillstimes.in, where we diligently update our readers with the latest happenings day by day. Whether it's local events, regional developments, or global news, The Hills Times strives to keep you informed with dedication and integrity. Join us in staying ahead of the curve and exploring the world through our lens.
Latest news
- Advertisement -
Related news
- Advertisement -