Dr. Tashi visits the ChaZhu Valley
clinic on a regular basis to train clinic staff to improve their
skills in reading X-Ray and using Ultrasound diagnoses.
In 2008, the clinic staff began to
practice minor suture and other emergency care. According to the
clinic staff, they have successfully stitched and healed many patients.
Ultrasound diagnosis is becoming
popular in the valley. Especially for the pregnant women. Dr. Sonam
Ji uses the ultrasound system for pre-natal care.
Pemo is learning to keep track of
all patients' and their medical information. Dr. Sonam Ji has said
that it is very crucial to keep patient records in the clinic for
when a patient needs to return in the future for more treatment.
Dr. Sonam Ji is training Lhamo Caiji
in how to give injections to a pateint. Lhamo Caiji is a volunteer
medical student at the clinic. She goes to nursing school and she
volunteers at the clinic during her vacations.
Pemo was trained and certified as
a mid-wife in 2007. Now she is able to deliver babies independently.
In July 2008, Pemo successfuly delivered this healthy baby in the
ChaZhu Valley clinic.