PULSE POLIO IMMUNIZATION , 09 to 10 to 12 March, 2019

Pulse Polio Immunization activity was done from 09 to 10 to 12 March, 2019 by the following team of doctor and paramedical personnel.

  1. Dr. V. Chandrasekhar, Professor & Head of Community Medicine,
  2. Mr. Masthanaiah, Senior Health Supervisor,
  3. Ms. J. Usha Rani, M.Sc (Nsg), 2nd year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  4. Ms. L. Alekhya, M.Sc (Nsg), 2nd year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  5. Ms. K. Dharani, M.Sc (Nsg), 2nd year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  6. Ms. N. Teja Sree, M.Sc(Nsg), 2nd year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  7. Ms. P. Anitha Rani, M.Sc(Nsg), 2nd year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  8. Ms. P. Kalpana, M.Sc(Nsg), 1st year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  9. Ms. D. Pavani, M.Sc(Nsg), 1st year PG, Dept of Community Health Nursing,
  10. Ms. Abu Hanifa, M.Sc(Nsg), 1st year PG, Dept of Child Health Nursing,
  11. Ms. D. Swarupa Rani, M.Sc (Nsg), 1st year PG, Dept of Child Health Nursing,

   
On 9 March, enumeration of the children living in the campus is done.  On 10 March, a PPI booth was opened at the entrance of the Narayana Medical College Hospital.  The following personnel worked in the booth.  About 250 children below 5 years of age were polio vaccine. These children came to hospital accompanying their adults as visitors or they came for treatment of minor illnesses or they are born here and are not yet discharged.   On 11 and 12 March house-to-house survey was done in the campus and the children who did not come to the booth on 10th were identified and given polio vaccine at their homes.
A total of 300 children were immunized with polio vaccine.   The programme went off smoothly, and was a grand success.

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