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Hdl Handle:
http://hdl.handle.net/10755/163872
Category:
Abstract
Type:
Presentation
Title:
Experience of 'Accessing the services by women' in Referral Unit
Author(s):
Subanna, J.; Chandrashekhar, Rajni; Singh, Kant; Mahtto, R. C.
Author Details:
J. Subbanna, PhD, Head of Operations, LEPRA Society, Vikrampuri, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh,India, email: subbanna@roap-lepraindia.org; Rajni Chandrashekhar; Kant Singh; R.C. Mahtto
Abstract:
Background: Munger Referral Unit of LEPRA Society started in 2005 for health awareness activities as well as Treatment facilities with support of Bihar government on diseases like HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy and POD activities of poverty in the Munger District of Bihar. Purpose: The project's main goal is to promote community participation through increased awareness in the community regarding diseases (HIV/AIDS, T.B., Leprosy, POD) through sensitization of PRI Members, Aaganwadi worker (AWW), Aaganwadi Supervisor (AWWS), Multi Purpose Worker (MPHW - Female), Self Help Groups (SHGs), Mahila Mandals, and effective IEC/IPC activities in the project area. Design: After sensitizations of these members and intensive IEC activities in the project area, 642 (Leprosy 298, T.B. 227, HIV/AIDS 18, POD 56, Others 43) referrals were made between July 15th and October 15th 2005 to the Referral Unit in Munger. Results: 94% of referrals made by female workers such as AWW, AWWS, Female Multi Purpose Worker, Mahila Mandal and SHGs. They are using the Referral Slip that is provided by LEPRA Society Referral Unit. The process details and results will be presented.
Repository Posting Date:
27-Oct-2011
Date of Publication:
27-Oct-2011
Conference Date:
2006
Conference Host:
McMaster University
Conference Location:
Dhaka, Bangladesh
Description:
2006 International Conference: Dhaka, Bangladesh. The International Conference on the Impact of Global Issues on Women and Children, co-organized by McMaster University and the State University of Bangladesh, is an opportunity for the interdisciplinary exchange of development expertise and will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from February 12-16, 2006.
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dc.type.categoryAbstracten_US
dc.typePresentationen_GB
dc.titleExperience of 'Accessing the services by women' in Referral Uniten_GB
dc.contributor.authorSubanna, J.en_US
dc.contributor.authorChandrashekhar, Rajnien_US
dc.contributor.authorSingh, Kanten_US
dc.contributor.authorMahtto, R. C.en_US
dc.author.detailsJ. Subbanna, PhD, Head of Operations, LEPRA Society, Vikrampuri, Hyderabad, Andhra Pradesh,India, email: subbanna@roap-lepraindia.org; Rajni Chandrashekhar; Kant Singh; R.C. Mahttoen_US
dc.identifier.urihttp://hdl.handle.net/10755/163872-
dc.description.abstractBackground: Munger Referral Unit of LEPRA Society started in 2005 for health awareness activities as well as Treatment facilities with support of Bihar government on diseases like HIV/AIDS, Tuberculosis, Leprosy and POD activities of poverty in the Munger District of Bihar. Purpose: The project's main goal is to promote community participation through increased awareness in the community regarding diseases (HIV/AIDS, T.B., Leprosy, POD) through sensitization of PRI Members, Aaganwadi worker (AWW), Aaganwadi Supervisor (AWWS), Multi Purpose Worker (MPHW - Female), Self Help Groups (SHGs), Mahila Mandals, and effective IEC/IPC activities in the project area. Design: After sensitizations of these members and intensive IEC activities in the project area, 642 (Leprosy 298, T.B. 227, HIV/AIDS 18, POD 56, Others 43) referrals were made between July 15th and October 15th 2005 to the Referral Unit in Munger. Results: 94% of referrals made by female workers such as AWW, AWWS, Female Multi Purpose Worker, Mahila Mandal and SHGs. They are using the Referral Slip that is provided by LEPRA Society Referral Unit. The process details and results will be presented.en_GB
dc.date.available2011-10-27T11:34:01Z-
dc.date.issued2011-10-27en_GB
dc.date.accessioned2011-10-27T11:34:01Z-
dc.conference.date2006-
dc.conference.hostMcMaster Universityen_US
dc.conference.locationDhaka, Bangladeshen_US
dc.description2006 International Conference: Dhaka, Bangladesh. The International Conference on the Impact of Global Issues on Women and Children, co-organized by McMaster University and the State University of Bangladesh, is an opportunity for the interdisciplinary exchange of development expertise and will be held in Dhaka, Bangladesh from February 12-16, 2006.en_US
dc.description.noteThis is an abstract-only submission. If the author has submitted a full-text item based on this abstract, you may find it by browsing the Virginia Henderson Global Nursing e-Repository by author. If author contact information is available in this abstract, please feel free to contact him or her with your queries regarding this submission. Alternatively, please contact the conference host, journal, or publisher (according to the circumstance) for further details regarding this item. If a citation is listed in this record, the item has been published and is available via open-access avenues or a journal/database subscription. Contact your library for assistance in obtaining the as-published article.-
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