A Day in Semeling With Batch 5

On the 25th of January 2008, the committee members of Batch 5 MBBS organised an outing for their foster parents from Kampung Bujang to visit the Semeling Campus as part of a class project. The idea of the project developed … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Blindness Detection Programme

WEDNESDAY 12TH DECEMBER 2007 We attended the Blindness Detection Programme or rather known as ” Program Kebutaan ” in Klinik Kesihatan Tawar. This is an activity arranged under Non-communicable Diseases Control (NCDC) unit. We were briefed by Penolong Pegawai Perubatan … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Food Quality Control

MONDAY 10TH DECEMBER 2007 We met PPKP Nizam who is in-charge of Kawalan Mutu Makanan. We were briefed regarding the various forms available, the procedure of collecting food samples and transporting it to Butterworth, and also procedures regarding the closure … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Primary Care

SUNDAY 9TH DECEMBER 2007 The topic for the day was primary care. PPKP Danial met the team in Klinik Kesihatan Kupang. We were briefed regarding the various primary care services available. Among the services available include Diabetic clinic, Antismoking clinic, … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Health Promotion and Health Quality Control

THURSDAY 6TH DECEMBER 2007 The topic for the day was health promotion and health quality control. The nutritionist or rather known as Pegawai Zat Makanan, Puan Juliani Faridza Alias briefed us on the health promotion and quality control programmes run … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Environmental Health and Sanitation

TUESDAY 4TH DECEMBER 2007 The programme for the day was environmental health and sanitation. However, as there was a leprosy patient that was going to be transported to Hospital Kulim from Baling district, we were allowed to follow this team. … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – VEKPRO

MONDAY 3RD DECEMBER 2007 We reported to PPKP Rozaidi Shamsudin in the morning. He taught us on data entry and analysis regarding the outbreak investigations such as dengue, malaria, filariasis and Japanese Encephalitis. We were introduced to the data system … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Outbreak Investigation & Fogging

SUNDAY 2ND DECEMBER 2007 The topic of the day was outbreak investigation. The team reported to Pusat Pengawalan Vektor at 9 am. We then followed a team of health officers to Kampung Tanjung Luas to prepare slides for detection of … Read More …


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Role of Medical Assisstants

Some background information regarding medical assistants (MA) Multi skilled, multifunctional healthcare providers for more than 100 years. Initially known as " dressers ". Often called the " backbone " of rural health services and ‘jack of all trades’ in hospitals. … Read More …


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MBBS Batch 5&6 DHO Baling – Outbreak investigation

THURSDAY 29TH NOVEMBER 2007 The topic scheduled for the day was “Outbreak investigation” . PPKP Rosli Mansor briefed us on how a certain outbreaks such as food poisoning and cholera were tackled in Baling. In terms of food poisoning, one … Read More …


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