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Follow-up Presentation1-4th work shop in Kampala HIDAYA ALAWI.
What is it!Follow-up is the activity which is done immediately after, e.g.• Surgery• Identification and Assessment.• Training
WHY FOLLOW-UP!We do Follow-up:-- Assessing family status (economic, social and physical)-To provide more quality services-To monitor the progress.-To console-For Counceling (Psychological support).-More Trainings at home- Preventive measures-For Documentation- Creating partnership and awareness in the community.
How!Through :• Referrals (Hospital toCommunity, and Vice versa).• Through Parent to Parent Information• Through Youthassistants who do detection.
From the Hospital• Number of clients Operated with SB/HC in that week/Month• Good referral Forms (understandable).• Talking the same language in serving the Clients.• Telling the Parent the reality of the situation and what can be applied in future, e.g. Catheterization, Physiotherapy, etc.
From the Parents• They are supposed to give and seek right information of their Children.• They should know their responsibilities e.g. (Clinic visits and rehabilitation).• To provide good care to their children, e.g. Feeding, cleanliness, etc.• Prevention of Secondary Disabilities.• Parent group meetings for easy learning , lobbing and Advocacy.
From-CBR• Make sure we reach the Clients.• Good support during service provision.• Holistic approach in the Community during services, e.g. playing,therapy, Schooling, etc.
Good Follow up• Good result• Happy Life• Bring hope to Parents• Happy adulthood• Positive attitude in the community
Lack of Follow up• Can cause Secondary Disabilities, such as SORE WOUND BLINDNESS MALNUTRITION DEATH
Important• All these services need a committed and cooperative team, such as, Doctors,Nurses,Parents,Physiotherap ists, Social workers, Teachers and all community members.