Exploratory meeting with the ASPHCDA
The International Society of Media in Public Health (ISMPH) / Initiative for Health Accountability and Transparency (IHAT) facilitated an exploratory meeting with the Adamawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency (ASPHCDA) and the State House of Assembly. The purpose was to secure policy and legislative commitment toward developing relevant instruments for improving Provider Accountability and Patients’ Rights. The meeting took place in the boardroom of the Adamawa State Primary Health Care Development Agency in Yola North. A total of 23 stakeholders attended the meeting.
Key discussions centered on the necessity of a citizen-driven demand for quality healthcare service, the protection and promotion of patients’ rights, and the need to ensure that the draft policy declaration on the promotion and protection of Patients’ Rights in Primary Health Care in Adamawa is passed into law by the State House of Assembly.
ISMPH & IHAT