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You need to understand how umnci works because you will be the person who will be using the strategy innci explaining to parents the reasons for everything you do. The health worker clapped her hands. Answer It is important because Ethiopia has a very high infant mortality rate.

An Introduction to the Integrated Management of Newborn and Childhood Illness IMNCI Introduction Every year about 9 million children in developing countries die before they reach their fifth birthday, many of them during the first year of life.

Therefore, teaching families when to seek care for a sick child is an important part of the case management process and is a crucial part of your role as a Health Extension Practitioner. Integrated Management of newborn and Childhood Illness Moodule Case management can only be effective to the extent that families bring their sick children to a trained health worker such as you for care in a timely way.

A child with any general danger sign should be referred urgently after receiving urgent pre-referral treatment. OU logos, trading names and may extend to certain photographic and video images and sound recordings and any other material as may be brought to your attention. Assessment includes mosule the child for other health problems.

The presence of a general danger sign indicates a severe classification and the need for urgent referral. She was not convulsing but was lethargic. You should assess all sick modyle who come to your health post for general danger signs. The way it does this is by bringing together all the different ways illnesses can be prevented and treated, in the home and the health centre. IMNCI includes both preventive and curative elements that are implemented by families and communities as well as by health facilities.


Then counsel the mother about her own health. The IMNCI guidelines are designed for the management of sick children from birth up to five years old.

Since management of the young infant kmnci from birth up to two months is somewhat different from the management of older infants and children, it is described on a different chart: Up to five years means the child has not yet had his or her fifth birthday. She asked the mother to shake the child. Provide practical treatment instructions, including teaching the caregiver how to give oral drugs, how to feed and give fluids during illness, and how to treat local infections at home.

An unconscious child cannot be wakened. She had not been vomiting.

Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness (IMNCI)

Ethiopia has one of the highest under-five mortality rates with more thanchildren under the age of five dying every year. A child who vomits everything will not be able to hold down food, fluids or oral drugs.

This imnfi session has introduced you to the IMNCI case management process and outlined the importance of this in helping to reduce death, illness and disability for babies and children in your community.

See if the child vomits. The health worker checked Fatuma for general danger signs. When you ask the mother if the child is able to drink, make sure that she understands imhci question. When you have completed the above steps, you should record what you have found on the sick child case recording form. For example, ask the mother how often the child vomits. This module will help you learn to use the IMNCI guidelines in order to interview caregivers, accurately recognise clinical signs, choose appropriate treatments, and provide counselling and preventive care.


And why is it necessary for you, as a Health Extension Practitioner, to understand how it works?

First, you are going to look into the importance of the IMNCI imnxi and the diseases that are addressed by this strategy. You will learn about the pre-referral treatments in the subsequent study sessions in this Module. This will tell you which chart you should use to assess, classify and determine the correct treatment and follow-up care. LOOK to see if the child is lethargic or unconscious A lethargic child is not awake and alert when he should be. Assess, classify and treat the sick young infant.

You can check your answers with the Notes on the Self-Assessment Questions at the end of this Module. Improving the health systems.

These diseases are also the reasons for seeking care for at least three out of four children who come to health facilities. In addition to mpdule, the guidelines incorporate basic activities for illness prevention. This is the initial visit for this illness. For any child who has a general danger sign you must complete the rest of the assessment process immediately.

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A child with a general danger sign has a serious problem. Salem is 15 months inci. If a child should be immunized, give immunizations.