The Uttar Pradesh Technical Support Unit (UPTSU)’s Nurse Mentoring program involves onsite mentoring and training of staff nurses and ANMs in mini-skill labs as well as conducting emergency drills and use of case sheets as job aids to ensure availability of quality services at the facility including detection, management and follow up of maternal and newborn complications. This video takes us through the Nurse Mentoring intervention being implemented at Biswa Block, Uttar Pradesh through self assessment tools, developing of protocols and systems to improvise upon the existing quality of services, with a problem solving approach.
ASHAs act as an interface between the community and the public health system in creating awareness on health and its social determinants within the community, and mobilizing the community towards local health planning and increased utilization of health services. This brief highlights importance of building capacities of ASHAs through the cluster meeting platform.
This brief identifies the opportunity gaps in the effective coverage cascade for prevention of anaemia among pregnant women in India. The effective coverage cascade is used to identify coverage gaps, quantify coverage at each step, determine where the largest gaps exist within the cascade and prioritize where actions are most urgent. The findings are based on NFHS 5 data.
The fifteenth edition of PAHAL newsletter throws light on UP TSU’s support to GoUP in adopting a scientific approach for allocating Area of Responsibility (AoR) to ANMs working in sub-centres; also, geo-mapping of more than 1,80,000 Anganwadi Centres across the state by ICDS department with the support of UP TSU has been the highlight of the quarter.