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    Ghor NGO hires docs, medics on fake documents

    FEROZKOH (Pajhwok): An NGO has appointed doctors based on fake documents to several health facilities in western Ghor province, officials allege, voicing concerns about patients’ health.


    Bamyan health dept. gets Japan medical assistance

    BAMYAN (Pajhwok): Japan contributed medical aid worth around $.7 million to the health department in central Bamyan province, authorities said Sunday.


    Phone-based health service launched in Kabul

    KABUL (Pajhwok): The Ministry of Public Health (MoPH) on Wednesday inaugurated the first-ever telephone-based health advice service at the state-owned republic hospital in Kabul.


    Work on building 10-bed hospital launched

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Construction work on a 10-bed hospital was launched in the Tagab district of northeastern Badakhshan province where child-mother mortality rate was on the rise, officials said on Saturday.


    Rehabilitation centre inaugurated in Wardak

    MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): A 20-bed rehabilitation centre for drug addicts has started functioning in central Maidan Wardak province, an official said on Thursday.


    Several projects launched in Nangarhar, Wardak

    JALALABAD/MAIDAN SHAHAR (Pajhwok): Work on a number of development projects of public welfare has been launched in eastern Nangarhar and central Maidan Wardak provinces, officials said Wednesday.


    Tagab to get health clinic for 150 patients

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): Construction work on a new Comprehensive Health Clinic (CHC) for Tagab district in northeastern Badakhshan province was launched on Wednesday, a statement said.


    Governor hopes for fall in mortality rate

    FAIZABAD (Pajhwok): The sixth batch of community midwifery education and the first of community health nursing education programmes graduated on Tuesday in Faizabad, the capital of Badakhshan province.