Faktor-faktor yang Mempengaruhi Peran Kader Kesehatan / Kader Posyandu

Sukanto Soemodinoto • Paiman Soeparmanto
Journal article Indonesian Bulletin of Health Research • April 1995


. Pos Pelayanan Terpadu/Posyandu (Village Integrated Health Post/VIHP) was introduced in 1984. The purpose is to establish community based services which are relevant to child survival, safe motherhood and family planning. Services are provided by health cadres; curative services and immunization are provided by health centre staffs.The fact that Posyandu is located at hamlet, Posyandu contribute to the reach of target population, but Posyandu Cadre´s performance in health education is still minimal.The objectives of this review are to study what are the roles and tasks of Posyandu cadres and what are the factors that are associated with their performance.The findings of studies showed that active cadre´s conducted weighing and recording the result in mother and children health card (KMS), and assisting health centre team in providing health care at Posyandu or mobile services.As for health education activities of Posyandu Cadre´s studies found that socioeconomic status of Posyandu Cadre´s, skill deficit in health education, and minimal health knowledge are conditions that are associated with minimal activity of Posyandu Cadres in health education. Keyword: Primary Health Care, Health Cadre, Community Base Health Services




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