Niigata University of Health and Welfare

JICA Partnership Program

International Cooperation Activities

NUHW and Hai Duong Medical Technical University in Vietnam started “The Project for Creating A Model of Visiting Home Care Patients in Hai Duong City in Cooperation with Healthcare Professionals in Communes” in 2020, which was adopted as JICA Partnership Program (JPP). JPP is a technical cooperation implemented by JICA to contribute to the social aid and economic development of developing countries at the grass-roots level in collaboration with partners in Japan.The objective of the project is to develop an interprofessional home care model in cooperation with health workers in the local areas to support home care patients in need of care at home and their families through the implementation of interprofessional education (IPE) at Hai Duong Medical Technical University and home care practice in the community in Hai Duong city.