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Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn and Child Health Counselor

RMNCH Counselor is being placed at the public sector health facilities under the National Health Mission to play a key role in increasing awareness and generating demand for the various RMNCH services provided at the facilities.

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Government of West Bengal
Directorate of Health Services
State Family Welfare Bureau
Swasthya Bhavan: A-wing, 3rd Floor
GN-29, Sector-V, Salt Lake City: Kolkata: 700 091

No. H/SFWB/6A-02-2012/Pt. II/3231(15) Dated: 14th August, 2014

From: Commissioner (Family Welfare) &
Mission Director (NHM),
Health and Family Welfare Department,
Government of West Bengal.

To: 1-14.The Chief Medical Officer of Health
Coochbehar/ Darjeeling/ Uttar Dinajpur/ Dakshin Dinajpur/ Murshidabad/ Nadia/ North 24 Pgs/ South24 Pgs/ Bardhaman/ Purulia/ Bankura/ Howrah/ Birbhum/ Paschim Medinipur &
15. The District Family Welfare Officer, Kolkata.

Sub: Job Description of RMNCH Counselor.

Sir,

RMNCH Counselor is being placed at the public sector health facilities under the National Health Mission to play a key role in increasing awareness and generating demand for the various RMNCH services provided at the facilities.

It is to be ensured that:-

The duty hours, place and job description of RMNCH Counselor will be:

The service of RMNCH Counselor should not be utilized in any other units of hospital or for any other purpose than that specified below.

JOB DESCRIPTION:

Controlling Officer: MSVP in case of Medical College & Hospital and Superintendent in case of District Hospital.

The counselor must submit a report (proforma enclosed) regarding progress of work, monthly, to the MSVP/ Superintendent of the concerned hospital.

MSVP/ Superintendent is requested to provide the stationery required to the counselors.

Yours faithfully,

Commissioner (FW) & Mission Director (NHM)

No. H/SFWB/3231 dated 14.08.2014, Source