Newsletter : PACAM - Oct - Nov 2017

Download PACAM newsletter here for PACAM - Oct - Noc 2017. In Malawi, The Ministry of Health in collaboration with the Palliative Care Association of Malawi (PACAM) joined the rest of the world in celebrating World Hospice and Palliative Care Day (WHPCD); under the Theme: ‘’Universal Health Coverage And Palliative Care - don’t leave those suffering behind’’.

The commemoration was done on 17th November 2017 at Nsalula Community Day Secondary School Ground in Salima District of the central region of Malawi. And was presided over by the deputy chairperson of Salima district council Mrs B. Mbewe. Download PACAM newsletter here for PACAM - Oct - Noc 2017

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Report - Step Up Phase 3 - Integrating palliative care in Central and Northern Malawi

 

Between August 2015 and June 2017, the Palliative Care Association of Malawi (PACAM) implemented the STEP-UP programme in the Central and Northern regions of Malawi. This followed successful implementation of the programme in the Southern region over the previous four years.

The STEP-UP programme aims to integrate palliative care into publicly funded health services in Malawi by raising awareness about, confidence in and access to palliative care services at district level.

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