Community Health Training Centres:
To train the interns & students, Urban & Rural
Health Training centers are established and
maintained under the department of Community
Urban Health Training Centre (UHTC)
It is a community laboratory for the UG & PG students
and interns to
learn Family, in its total environment. Family as a
nucleus for comprehensive health care.
Family Practice – To train UG, PG & Intern medical students for
family base practice through community set up
Family welfare services to the families registered.
Health education and awareness program.
Extended Medical services - Curative medical care as
part of health care services through OPD base
services and referral services at C. U. S. M. C.
Rural Health Training Centre (RHTC)
The centre aims at training the students for
community oriented comprehensive health care in a
1. Survey of the surrounding houses and
registration of the families.
2. Identified families allotted to groups of
students as part of the family study. Problems to be
identified and families to be followed up by the
students till their internship. They would be
responsible for the health of the family members.
3. Training of
interns and postgraduate students. (Long term)
Objectives and Activities:
To provide early diagnosis and treatment of cases
and prevention of diseases of the rural population.
Create health awareness by health education and
Referral and follow up services.
Training of village youth
School health program.
Screening for diseases.
Interns, health workers and paramedical workers
visit 4 villages per day from Monday to Saturday.
About 25-30 patients are treated per visit in a
Hospital & Field research, field based research
project by faculty, students, interns & para workers
Participation in National School Health Programme
of Gujarat State
Participation in the National Pulse Polio
Programme for Gujarat State at monitoring level
8. Organization of Special Days:
JUNE WORLD YOGA DAY CELEBRATION
1 DEC WORLD
WORLD TB DAY
7 APRIL WORLD
31 MAY WORLD
NO TOBAACO DAY CELEBRATION
1 TO 7
AUGUST WORLD BREAST FEEDING WEEK
INTERNATIONAL DAY AGAINST DRUG ABUSE AND
ILLICIT DRUG TRAFFICKING DAY
PREVENTION WEEK FROM JULY
25 AUG TO 10
SEP EYE DONATION FORTNIGHT
OTHER ACTIVITIES OF PSM
MONITORING OF MISSION INDRADHANUSH PROGRAMMME OF
BIVALENT TO TRIVALENT SWICH OF OPV BY W.H.O.
MULTI INDICATOR CLUSTER SURVEY (MICS) ACTIVITY.
MONITORING AND EVALUATION OF
IMMUNIZATION SERVICES BY GOVERNMENT ETC
The department has well experienced and qualified
faculty, laboratory, museum, library, audio-visual
section and computer facility.