Distribution of Health screening kits to Accredited Social Health Activists, ANMs and Primary Health Centres
To help in early screening and referral of malnourished kids, high-risk pregnant women and minor ailments, 150 ASHAs in Mokhada were provided with Health kits consisting of Baby digital weighing scale, Digital thermometer, Digital Stature meter, Digital BP apparatus, UPT kit, Infantometer, Digital stopwatch, MUAC tape, Head circumference tape and baby blanket. The distribution of the health kits was done in the presence of the local MLA, Mr. Bhusara, DHO, Dr. Dayanand Suryavanshi and TMO, Dr Kishor Desle on the 14th of November 2019. The programme was organised by the AROEHAN team and attended by the panchayat members, all the field functionaries, and other local leaders. Mr Bhusara inaugurated the event and also advised the ASHAs to make optimum use of the Health equipment. Similar kits have been provided to 8 ASHAs in Modgaon, Dahanu and 5 ASHAs in Pathardi, Jawahar. Diagnostic equipment for haemoglobin estimation, blood sugar, CBC and urine analysis were also given to the Primary Health Centres in Mokhada and the rural hospitals in Jawhar and Mokhada.