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Friday, July 1, 2011

Roles and Responsibilities of the HCMC in Cambodia

Roles and Responsibilities of the HCMC in Cambodia defined by the Ministry of Health in Community Participation for Health Policy to:
  • Oversee and provide strategic guidance for overall management and development of HC services:
    • Participate in the quarterly review and implementation of the HC Annual Operational Plan (AoP) and ensure the link between the HC, the AoP and the Commune Investment Plan (CIP);
    • Set and periodically review user fee levels in consultation with the VHSG Leaders and the Commune Council; 
    • Facilitate the process of the identification mechanism for the poor to be exempted in accordance with the Ministry of Planning guidelines for identification of poor; 
    • Support HC in developing/setting-up effective transportation arrangements/mechanisms for referrals. 
  • Maintain linkages between the HC and communities through VHSG Leaders and other CP structures and facilitate inter-sectoral coordination to promote Community Participation in health and health-related areas:
    • Obtain and act upon comment/suggestions and complaints of community members/service users about the HC management and health service delivery and to identify appropriate solutions and opportunities for improvements; 
    • Ensure through the VHSG Leaders and other appropriate channels that important health information is given to the population especially at the times of disease outbreaks; 
    • Promote awareness of consumer and provider rights through the VHSG, coordinate health and health-related activities of all health volunteers in the community. 
  • Promote healthy behaviour and Community Participation in HC activities with the VHSG 
    • Assist in the organization of health campaigns for health activities and communicable disease prevention; 
    • Organize and support health service delivery as defined in the Scope of Work for the VHSG; 
    • Monitor the quality of services provided by the HC.
  • Strengthen an effective functioning of the HCMC and the VHSG 
    • Participate in defining the benefit package for the VHSG; 
    • Support the functioning of HCMC and VHSGs through resource identification and mobilization, and advocacy.


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