Community Health

After completing this lesson, student must be able to:

  • Define the health services available in Nepal.
  • Explain the types of services provided by hospital.
  • Explain the types of hospitals and services on regional basis.
  • Describe the importance of community health.
  • Define the major health problems of Nepal.
  • Find organizations and institutions of Nepal.

Notes

Community Health

The community health is important in order to create healthy manpower and environment, for the availability of health services and to develop a feeling of social service. This note has information about community health, its importance and major health problems of Nepal.

Other Organizations and Institutions of Nepal

Different organizations and agencies are involved directly or indirectly in the health providing system of the country. The role played by the different organizations for providing health services are appreciable, but still, there is ground to improve their services. This note has information about the organizations and institutions of Nepal.

Health Services Available in Nepal

The main purpose of health post is to provide basic health services to people who live in rural areas. This note contains information about the health services available in Nepal.