Presentation on theme: "APHIA PLUS KAMILI The Role of Community Health Committee in improving maternal health at Mutitu community unit, Kathiani sub-county, Machakos County, Kenya."— Presentation transcript:
APHIA PLUS KAMILI The Role of Community Health Committee in improving maternal health at Mutitu community unit, Kathiani sub-county, Machakos County, Kenya. By: Lulu Johari (M.P.H)
Slide 2 of xx Introduction/Background Mutitu Community Unit in Mbee sub-location of Kathiani sub-county, Machakos, Kenya. Hilly terrain with earth roads – impassable during rainy season. Mutitu dispensary serves a total population of 5,217 community members in 1027 households. Women in the reproductive age constitute 18% of the population.
Slide 3 of xx Description/Intervention Dialogue days. Barazas. Denial of birth notifications for women delivering at home.
Slide 6 of xx Challenges/Limitations Facility has 2 nurses, 1 doctor and 1 delivery bed. Home deliveries and TBAs.
Slide 7 of xx Lessons learnt/Recommendations Fully equipped community hospital. Free maternity services. Improve road network. Improve referral system by motivating Community Health Strategy (CHS) workforce.