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Northern states

VRIDDHI Stories

Life Saving Mother’s Touch

Ensuring Kangaroo mother care for low birth weight and preterm babies.

COMMUNITY HEALTH OFFICER (CHO): NEW CHAMP FOR ARI DIAGNOSIS & MANAGEMENT, HARYANA

In order to access Comprehensive Primary Health Care (CPHC), under Ayushman Bharat - Health and Wellness Centres (HWCs) are being strengthened

Improving the quality of antenatal care using android app

Samote block, quaintly located in the foothills of the District Chamba in Himachal Pradesh, is naturally beautiful. The hilly terrain brings a new way of living, with limited access to many necessi...

Safe Delivery App (SDA): Technology to rescue in times of pandemic

“The only way to slowdown the spread of this deadly disease COVID19 is infection prevention & social distancing. But, how do we do it being at the health facility serving patients who could be ...

Challenge of Continued Maternity Services During Covid Endemic through Improved IPC Practices

Ms. Teresa Hembrom has been working in the District Hospital, Ranchi since 2005 and currently as Assistant Labor Room Incharge. She has been actively involved in providing the maternal health servi...

Empowered to shield the community against COVID19

USAID Vriddhi is providing technical assistance for implementation of HBYC program at state level with focused attention on three districts of Jharkhand; Lohardaga, Simdega & West Singhbhum.

HRP App: Serene reaching High Risk Pregnant Women amid COVID19 chaos

I am Rachna a health worker posted at Sub-Center Sukrah of Samote block in Chamba; one of the Aspirational District of Himachal Pradesh. The rapid escalation in cases of COVID19 was making me worri...

Practicing Correct Management of Pneumonia in Mewat, Haryana

On February 24, 2019, Jafreen, visited Health and Wellness Center (HWC) in Dhulawat village in Mewat district of Haryana with her 18 months old daughter, Nargis. Nargis was suffering from cold and ...

Listening and monitoring fetal heart rate

In a labour room, the process of childbirth is emotional and vulnerable for the mother. Staff nurses in the labour room are usually occupied and pressurized under the circumstances of each individu...

INVOLVING MOTHERS IN CARE INCREASES SURVIVAL OF PRETERM AND LOW BIRTH WEIGHT NEWBORNS

In September 2019, a young mother named 'Ganga' at Mahasamund City of Chhattisgarh, gave birth to her first baby.