Ministry of Health, Thimphu, Bhutan
Kinzang Wangchuk, BSc Nursing
Clinical Nurse and Focal Person for Adolescent Friendly Health Services in JDWNRH under the Department of Community Health, Ministry of Health, Thimphu, Bhutan
I’m working as a clinical nurse & focal person for Adolescent friendly health services in Jigme Dorji Wangchuck National Referral Hospital under the Department of Community Health. My responsibility is to reach out sexual and reproductive related services to adolescents (boys & girls), both in and out of school by making health services youth friendly, as well as, gender sensitive. Moreover, increase the access and utilization of adolescent friendly health care services in order to reduce the incidence of early frequent and unwanted child bearing, STIs including HIV/AIDS, malnutrition and other medical problems including mental health issues.