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Healthy Mother to Healthy Child

Background:

A healthy child is a promise to healthy nation. The health of a child depends on inborn health of mother (throughout the reproductive period), especially health of mother during pregnancy, at the time of birth and nurture after birth. Sumandeep Vidyapeeth, Piparia is a partner to the campaign of “Malnutrition Free Gujarat” launched by Government of Gujarat. This project has been originated after the report of Malnutrition survey among under Five Children in Waghodia Taluka conducted by Sumandeep Vidyapeeth in association with Govt. of Gujarat. Looking at the results of the survey and number of malnourished children in Waghodia. The Executive Trustee of Sumandeep Vidyapeeth reviewed this observation with the experts and a vision map was drafted out. This has been epitomized as “Healthy Mother to Healthy Child” project.

The project was envisaged with following objectives:

  • To find out baseline socio-demographic data of pregnant mothers in Waghodia taluka
  • To carry out follow up of all pregnant and newly pregnant mothers in Waghodia taluka till delivery and post natal till child reach 3 years of age.
  • To provide required additional nutritional supplements to mother during ANC and PNC under supervision
  • To monitor the health status of the children of these mothers and children till 3 years with focusing on specific indicators

special Features:

All  the facilities are totally free of cost including transportation

Service Package:

For ANC:

  • Registration & Consultation.
  • Door to door Pick up & drop services.
  • Diagnostic investigations like Ultrasonography, blood and urine tests by specialist doctors
  • Multi-vitamin & iron syrups supplementations.
  • Provision   of nutritional supplements
  • Antenatal vaccines.
  • Antenatal diagnosis treatment/intervention as per the guidance of the specialist.

For Intra-Partum Period:

  • Free door to door pick up and drop ambulance services.
  • Free consultation & hospitalization
  • Free medicines and multi-vitamin syrups
  • Free food and nutritional support after consultation of the dietician.
  • Free Normal or Caesarian delivery

For PNC and Neonate:

  • Free Neonatologist’s consultation
  • Free Immunization
  • Free Care of the child in NICU in case of emergency
  • Free Two pair of clothes for neonate
  • Free medications and hospitalization
  • Nutritional food according to the requirement of lactating mother after consultation of dietician
  • Facilities offered at the time of discharge
  • Free  drop services
  • Free consultation and hospitalization for the child and the mother during post natal period
  • Free pick up and drop services according to need
  • Free raw food materials, packets to cater food requirement as per the required nutritional value for 6 months of lactation.

Follow-up Services:

  • Follow up services by phone calls to the mothers every month.
  • Regular check-up and provision of nutritional supplements and medications regularly.
  • Transportation of the mothers and the baby to their homes
  • Follow  up of the mothers and baby up till 5 years with regular visit to their homes

The Indicators

  • Identification, treatment and follow-up of  high risk mother
  • Identification and treatment of  mothers with co morbidities which can pose threat to the baby
  • Monitor Weight gain of mother during ANC
  • Identification of high risk pregnancy through USG services
  • Treatment and follow-up of  LBW baby
  • Infant mortality
  • Maternal  mortality
  • Immunization of the children
  • Growth and development monitoring of the children
  • Development of baby till 3 years of age
  • Classification of the babies with SAM, MAM
  • Monitor the children who have been treated at DGH and correlate


OUTCOME MEASUREMENTS

ANTENATAL

Intra-Partum

POSTNATAL

GROWTH AND DEVELOPMENT OF BABY

  • Number of mothers registered for pregnancy
  • High risk pregnancy
  • Weight gain during ANC,
  • Monitoring of Level of Hb  during ANC,
  • Progression of the health statutes of the mothers at each visit
  • Place of delivery
  • Type of delivery
  • Complications if any during delivery
  • Weight of the baby & New born assessment
  • Assessment of mother after birth of the baby

  • Health status of  the mother at birth of the baby
  • Health status of  the mother at the time of  discharge
  • Follow-up visit post natal period and assessment of mother

  • Number of children immunized
  • Weight of the children
  • No of children who attained normal Milestones
  • Feeding pattern of the children
  • Growth and development of the child up till 3 years of age
  • Health status of the children based on WHO classification (SAM,MAM)

Progress So far:

Year 2015-16

Month

ANC
Total

ANC

Consulting Services

Diagnostic

USG

Drugs Kit

Intra-Partum Services

PNC Services

Nutrition Kit

New

Follow-up

Normal Deliveries

LSCS

IUD

Total Deliveries

Aug-15

1779

1503

276

1779

1779

814

1513

65

30

12

95

1779

Sep-15

1539

716

823

1539

1539

634

1614

101

44

4

145

327

1866

Oct-15

1793

736

1057

1793

1793

833

1610

124

44

4

168

414

2207

Nov-15

1431

577

854

1431

1431

245

1711

130

44

6

174

416

1847

Dec-15

2437

1125

1312

2437

2437

785

1680

135

43

0

178

522

2959

Jan-16

3018

1016

2002

2608

2608

531

2280

109

25

5

134

431

3039

Feb-16

2482

971

1511

2486

2486

477

2228

87

23

4

110

522

3008

Mar-16

2918

1194

1724

2822

2822

1083

2528

102

36

6

138

527

3349

Apr-16

2783

907

1876

2529

2529

1098

2499

127

64

6

191

462

2991

May-16

2849

1001

1848

2750

2750

1067

2821

168

44

10

212

560

3310

Jun-16

3018

1016

2002

3012

3012

1286

2828

149

35

10

184

496

3508

Jul-16

3155

956

2199

3170

3170

2950

2950

172

41

6

213

654

3824

Total

29202

11718

17484

28356

28356

11803

26262

1469

473

73

1942

5331

33687

Year 2016-17

Month

ANC
Total

ANC

Consulting Services

Diagnostic

USG

Drugs Kit

Intra-Partum Services

PNC Services

Nutrition Kit

New

Follow-up

Normal Deliveries

LSCS

IUD

Total Deliveries

Aug-16

3086

899

2187

3086

3086

1019

2734

196

48

7

244

592

3550

Sep-16

3071

859

2212

3071

3071

1039

2696

201

62

8

263

798

3746

Oct-16

2641

647

1994

2641

2641

1012

2415

203

62

3

265

848

3509

Nov-16

2689

753

1936

2689

2689

1089

2323

183

81

8

264

871

3433

Dec-16

2801

936

1865

2801

2081

1295

2402

191

59

6

250

968

3626

Jan-17

2994

1059

1935

2994

2994

1379

2496

162

53

6

215

939

3933

Feb-17

2779

930

1849

2779

2936

1280

1487

105

48

5

153

530

3309

Mar-17

2336

675

1661

2336

2336

1176

2336

65

49

6

114

0

0

Apr-17

2364

732

1632

2364

2364

1060

2364

82

40

4

122

423

2056

May-17

2541

819

1722

2541

2541

1209

2541

116

37

6

153

602

2694

Jun-17

2214

704

1510

2214

2214

1276

1514

98

57

7

155

319

2413

Jul-17

1940

461

1803

2264

2264

1206

2264

116

45

9

161

476

2434

Total

31456

9474

22306

31780

31217

14040

27572

1718

641

75

2359

7366

34703