BY MAVIS NISHIMURA PODOKOLO
THE Ministry of Health and Medical Services (MHMS) has held a joint annual performance review conference with its donor partners yesterday at the Mendana Hotel Conference room, in Honiara.
The conference allows MHMS with its donor partners to discuss reports and come up with a way forward which is aligned with the ministry’s national strategy plan for this year.
The session was mainly focussed on financial reporting which covers areas including public financial management, Annual Financial report 2017 and 2018 financial budget.
Discussion covered centralising procurement, human resources and core indicator reports including human resource report and HIS.
Reports were also disclosed to health leaders about core indicator report and the 2017 MHMS’s achievements against its operational plans which shows impressive progress.
Besides, it provides a space for development partners reporting in terms of analysis of Development Partners support and plans for 2018 and also the independent performances assessment for 2017.
Moreover reviews of the PLF indicators and discussions around an early assessment on (Monitoring and Evaluation framework) have also been touched in the course of yesterday’s discussion.
Present were heads and senior staffs of the MHMS, donor partners representatives and heads of provincial health centres.