Course Director: Prof R. K Dhiman, Director, SGPGIMS
Course Co-Director : Prof R. K Singh, Head, Department of Emergency Medicine, SGPGIMS
Extension of Community Health Outcomes (ECHO) Program
In this pandemic of Covid 19 the regular training of healthcare workforce is an essential factor for the better health of patients and medical staff. Based on Hub and Spoke model, SGPGIMS is providing training to 51 medical colleges, health care workers and paramedical staff under the aegis of Extension of Community Health Outcomes (ECHO) programme. This training consists of 11 modules related to outbreak, transmission, symptoms, sample collection, standard precautions, creation of Covid 19 facility, quarantine of patients and HCW, hospital management etc.