Healthcare boost – Ministry, PTI, and Latter-Day Saints unite

Minister of Health Firas Hawari
Minister of Health, Firas Hawari. (File photo: Jordan News)
AMMAN — On Monday, the Ministry of Health, Princess Taghrid Institute for Development and Training (PTI), and the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-Day Saints signed a memorandum of understanding, under which the ministry will receive medical equipment and training programs for health personnel. اضافة اعلان

With the agreement now in place, the Ministry of Health is set to receive invaluable support from the Latter-day Saint Charities. This support includes the provision of essential medical equipment like wheelchairs and mobility aids, which will undoubtedly make a significant impact on the lives of those in need, the Jordan News Agency, Petra reported.

Moreover, the ministry will also benefit from comprehensive training programs for health personnel, ensuring they are well-equipped to provide top-notch care.

Focus on improving mother and newborn careIn particular, the focus of the training will be on improving mother and newborn care, a critical aspect of healthcare that requires specialized skills and attention. Additionally, the memorandum outlines the implementation of a newborn resuscitation program, which has the potential to save countless young lives and further strengthen Jordan's healthcare capabilities.

To facilitate the seamless execution of this initiative, the PTI will play a vital role in assisting with logistics, ensuring the smooth entry and clearance of medical devices through border crossings and customs procedures. Their expertise in development and training will be invaluable in making this collaboration a resounding success.

The signing ceremony saw the presence of Minister of Health, Firas Hawari, Director-General of PTI, Aghadir Jwaihan, and the Director of Latter-day Saint Charities, Sharon Eubank, accompanied by the Regional Director in Jordan, Mark Johnston.

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