USAID Assistant Administrator and Head Mission of USAID Albania visit in the RTM of Elbasan and Telenursing and Center of Excellence at the Medical Science University of “Aleksander Xhuvani”

On Tuesday 17th, 2016 Mr. Thomas O. Melia, USAID Assistant Administrator for EEA and Mr. Markus Johnson, Head Mission of USAID Albania visited Regional Telemedicine Center of Elbasan and newly established telenursing and center of excellence at Medical Science University “Aleksander Xhuvani” premises founded by USAID Albania and implemented from from IVeH. This event was attended by different dignitaries and stakeholders such as Mr. Ilir Beqja, Minister of Health, Dr. Arben Komani, head of prefectures, Dr. Desantila Tahiraj, director of Regional Hospital of Elbasan and Prof. Skender Topi, newly appointed rector of University of Elbasan. In their speeches they emphasized important of application of telemedicine and expanded this program in academic and other levels of health care system in Albania.

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