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CHN-89 [WPRO]
Status
Active
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Community Health Services

Director / Head: 
  Professor Alex Molasiotis
  Dr Regina Lee




Institution:
  School of Nursing, Faculty of Health and Social Sciences
  The Hong Kong Polytechnic University (HKPU)
Address:
  Hung Hom, Kowloon
 
 
Town:
  Hong Kong SAR
Country:
  CHINA
Region:
  WPRO
Phone:
  852-27666761
Fax:
  852-23341124
Web Site:
  http://sn.polyu.edu.hk
Date of Designation:
  10/Dec/2007
Last Redesignation:
  13/Dec/2011
Expiry:
  13/Dec/2015
Terms of Reference:
  1. To provide educational opportunities and programmes, as well as professional consultation for nurses to strengthen evidence-based service provision in community care. 
  2. To develop and sustain an electronic data base to serve as a resources for training, research and collaboration in community health services development. 
  3. To develop and test models of care in community health service provision, through collaboration with national and regional colleagues, research and evidence-based practice. 
  4. To support the WHO and its member states' policies and programmes in matters relating to health service provision. 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
  2. Gender; Women & health 
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Types of activity:
  1. Training and education 
  2. Implementation of WHO programmes and activities at country level 
  3. Development and application of appropriate technology 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
  Ower: 11.3 - Evidence based policy guidance on promoting scientifically sound and cost-effective use of medical products and technologies by health workers and consumers developed and supported within the Secretariat and regional and national programmes.
Responsible Officer:
  GEDIK Fethiye Gulin
Phone:
  + 63 2 5289816
Email:
  gedikg@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  NKOWANE Annette Mwansa
Phone:
  +41 22 79 14314
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork