Thursday, September 20, 2018

Background

The organization offers this project proposal with the interest and hope to implement a project named “NGO Health Service Delivery Project (NHSDP) to Pathfinder International (PI) in some 18 upazilas of 3 hill districts which has been being supported by USAID-DFID through Pathfinder International. The project duration is June 2016 to September, 2017. However, it has been extended till December 2017 and from January 2018, the project revised by Chemonics International with entitle of Advancing Universal Health Coverage (AUHC).

This project was proposed to be managed, supervised and monitored by an experienced and skilled project team who has adequate working experience in the CHT region. By establishing 18 midway homes in 18 upazilas of 3 hill districts the organization will deliver some basic health services on safe delivery, ANC, PNC and ENC, Immunization (EPI), family planning (short term, PPFP, LARC method), management of STI/RTI, limited curative care and NCD, health education and community mobilization. The health service will be mainly delivered by some 54 paramedics with the assistance of other support staffs. Also, the organization intends to take the attempt to strengthen the existing 7 Surjer Hashi(SH) clinics as referral center.

The project has a two-pronged strategy; the first is providing services from static and satellite clinics set up by the project, and the second is training local women as paramedics in order to establish self-sustaining service delivery units that are linguistically and geographically accessible to the targeted communities. The project mainly focuses on women, children, extreme poor in delivering the services. At the same time, the organization with due importance to Hill district council, GOB departments, health, family planning etc. is also make active coordination and collaboration with the UN bodies, media, relevant stakeholders at District, Upazila and grassroots level.

 

Basic Information:

Title of the project: NGO Health service delivery project (NHSDP) and Advancing Universal Health Coverage (AUHC)

Duration:

1st phase August 2016 to December 2017

2nd phase: January, 2018 to January, 2019

Funded by: USAID & DFID

Supported by:

1st phase: Pathfinder International

2nd phase: Chemonics International

Project status: Ongoing

Project Goal/Objective:

Improve accessibility of maternal and family health services especially for the un-served and resource poor ethnic minorities to expand selected services in CHT through a cohesive network of NGOs in collaboration with GOB, NGO, and Community stakeholders.

Geographical Coverage:

The project is currently intervening to 18 Upazila of Rangamati, Khagrachari and Bandarban Hill Districts. Detail of clinic locations given below:

Table: Clinic location Rangamati District
Sl. No District Upazila Clinic location
 1 Rangamati Baghaichari Machalong Bazar, Sajek , Bagaichari Upazila , Rangamati
 2 Barkal Bushon Chara UP Complex, Bushon Chara, Borkol Upazila
 3 Belaichari Farua UP Complex, Farua , Belaichari Upazila, Rangamati
 4 Jurachari Shilchari Bazar, Shilchari, Jurachari Upazila, Rangamati
 5 Kaptai Barokhola Para, Raikhali, Kaptai Upazila, Rangamati
 6 Langadu Atarakchara UP Complex, Atarakchara, Langadu Upazila, Rangamati
 7 Naniarchar Betchari Bazar, Sabekhyong union, Naniarchar Upazila, Rangamati
 8 Rajasthali College Para, Rajasthali Upazila, Rangamati
9 Bandarban Rowangchari Rowangchari UP Complex, Rowangchari Upazila, Bandarban
10 Ruma Rajarsi Bhavan, Ruma  Upazila Complex, Bandarban
11 Thanchi Segun Bagicha, Balipara, Thanci  Upazila, Bandarban
12 Alikadam Pan Bazar, Alikadam  Sadar Upazila, Bandarban
13 Khagrachari Panchari Pujgang Mukh, Pujgang Bazar, Panchari Upazila, Khagrachari
14 Mahalchar Headman Association Office, Noya Para, Maischari, Mahalchari Upazila, Khagrachari.
15 Manikchari Taltola, Mohamoni, Manikchari Upazila, Khagrachari Hill District
16 Matiranga Ramesu Para, Guimara Bazar, Matiranga, Khagrachari Hill District
17 Ramgarh Darga Para, Ramgarh Sadar Upazila, Khagrachari district
18 Laxmichari Laxmichari Union Parisad Complex, Laxmichari Upazila, Khagrachari

Achievement

In 2017, the project was entitling by NGO Health service delivery project (NHSDP) which have the following progress in regards to service delivery

(November 2016 to November 2017)

Sl No. Activity/Service Total Patient Served Remarks
1 ANC Check up 7484  
2 PNC Check up 2238  
3 ENC Check up 2163  
4 EPI Service 812  
5 Safe Delivery (Clinic & Home) 1005  
6 Total Child Health 4540  
7 Total Maternal Health 22202  
8 Total Family Planning Service 6232  
9 Limited Curative Care 17819  
10 NID or National Campaign/Event 7 Jointly GoB line department
11 Total Contact Service 75462  
12 Referral 238  

Emergency response to land slide affected people in Rangamati District:

Historic devastating natural disaster in Rangamati due to heavy and long rainfall on June 12 & 13, 2017 remarkable number (115) of human dead and lot of physically injured that ever seen the people living in Chittagong Hill Tracts. Green Hill-NHSDP team has successfully organized 13 medical camps from 16 June 2017 to 02 July 2017 in different disaster affected areas in Rangamati town. Two medical team, member including doctors, paramedics, nurses, pharmacist and support & management staff separately or jointly served the disaster affected people with proper treatment and free medicine supplies. So far, a total number of 520 people including 42 children of 0-5 years and 358 women have been provided basic essential health care services with medicine and sanitary pad for adolescent and women.

Lesson Learnt:

  • Using IEC materials (flipchart, leaflet, and brochure) help Client/Customer good understanding of the subject ‍and effective tool for counselling and awareness session.
  • Due to lack of availability of medicine, sometimes patients are not interested to visit the clinic.
  • Availability of Professional Doctors’ (MBBS) service increase Patient/Client’s number at Clinic level.

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