Members of the Community Public Health Council stated that they are waiting to see the resolution of the Public Health Service Commission on the ‘structure of the public health workforce’ of public health academics at the end of November, after the Public Health Service Commission and Public Health Commission. .evaluate The mission structure and staffing framework were reviewed and agreed upon. Hope it is a New Year’s gift to the personnel.
Mr. Rizki Sara Member of the Community Public Health Council and Secretary-General of the Public Health Academics Club (Thailand) revealed to “The Coverage” One part said that on 20 November 2023, the Office of the Permanent Secretary, Ministry of Public Health, Office of the Civil Service Commission (The Office of Public Health Office) has resolved to approve the structure of the public health workforce. As proposed by the Community Public Health Council Including receiving approval from the evaluation committee. Review the mission, structure and workforce framework of central agencies. and the regional areas under the Public Health Office, which were last considered on 7 Nov. 2023 after the Office of the Civil Service Commission (OCSC) announced public health professionals as a specialized profession in May. . 2023
However, we must wait for a resolution. The Ministry of Public Health’s Civil Service Commission (MOPH) will have another meeting at the end of November 2023 to decide whether or not it will approve the evaluation committee, or there will be. How to adjust in which part? Due to the resolution of The Public Health Commission will be the big picture. Covers the entire department and various divisions, which is expected to have no problems. Because now we know that the local government has begun to hasten the recruitment of personnel. Part of this was arranged to support the transfer of the mission of the Subdistrict Health Promotion Hospital to the Provincial Administrative Organization (PAO).
Mr. Rizki further said that if the Public Health Commission passes the Public Health Commission, the allocation of people to public health positions in agencies under the Public Health Office, such as regional hospitals. general hospital community hospital Provincial Public Health Office (Public Health Office), District Public Health Office (Public Health Office), Subdistrict Health Promoting Hospital (Subdistrict Health Promoting Hospital). In the beginning, there will be public health academics with professional licenses. and have a degree in public health first
There are also personnel in the dental work group. The pharmaceutical work group that was cut which if looking at future trends If personnel in this group are adjusted, they may need to be expanded to other related work groups according to the structure of public health professionals that meet professional standards, such as the health promotion group. Environmental Health Group Disease control group, etc., which may affect personnel with the Provincial Public Health Office and various hospitals. This is different from the personnel in the Subdistrict Health Promotion Hospital and the Public Health Office who already have related professional work groups. Therefore, it is the duty of the Human Resources Group at each level to organize personnel.
In addition, in the future for public health officials there will be discussions with the Ministry of Public Health, the Office of the Civil Service Commission and localities to find ways to adjust from the general line of work. How did you become an academic public health professional?
“We expect to give it as a New Year’s gift for people who have met the criteria because there will be issues that need to be pushed forward, namely professional fees. Position salary for specific professions which if delayed The budget process that will be allocated may not be in time in fiscal year 2024,” Mr. Rizki said.