International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

International Journal of Multidisciplinary Research and Development

E-ISSN: 2349-4182
P-ISSN: 2349-5979

Vol. 2, Issue 8 (2015)

Family Health Survey Data Validation in Sabarkantha District

Author(s): Divya Barot, Anjali Mall, Khushbu Makadia, Geeta Kedia
Abstract: Introduction: Family health survey is an initiative taken by Health and Family Welfare Department of Gujarat with the help of National Rural Health Mission that involves name based tracking of the family members. This project facilitates close monitoring and regular checkups of pregnant women, complete immunization of children, nutrition of pregnant women and children, adolescent friendly services, family planning services and health of the general population through E-mamta software. rnMethods: The study was conducted in one village of the good and poor performing selected PHCs based on TT coverage in all the Talukas of Sabarkantha District. The family health survey check list was filled. The Data collected included all information regarding selected PHC/SC/Village and information regarding family health survey. The data was then entered and analyzed using Microsoft Excel. rnResult: Total of 800 (6.8%) households having 4545 family members were surveyed in selected villages of Sabarkantha district. Majority (98.25%) of family members have been entered in family health record. 85.56% of data were registered in E-Mamta Software. There were approximately 30.75% wrong entries and 51% missed entries in surveyed villages. rnConclusion: The findings of the study suggest that there was almost 100% registry of the families in family health record and E-Mamta software in the surveyed villages of all selected PHCs of Sabarkantha district. The quality of work was quiet good but the missed or wrong entries in the forms can be corrected if the family health record is updated quarterly
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