ESTABLISHMENT & OPERATIONALIZATION OF ACUTE RESPIRATORY INFECTION (ARI) CENTRE

4,701 ARI cases diagnosed and treated per standardized case management protocol Setting up a specialized ward within a existing health care facility. Capacity building of staff. 24/7 ARI treatment according to standards and guidelines of WHO. Triage all patients reaching the center and provide standardized care in accordance with WHO standard treatment protocol for ARI; Admission and treatment of all severely infected patients in isolation ward in accordance with WHO Standard Treatment Protocol. Establishing strict infection control measures in the treatment center for the patients and the attendants at the entry/exit point, during admission, during patient stay as well as during discharge as per the WHO Guidelines; For example, washing and cleaning of patients’ linen and bed with disinfectants or boiling water and proper disposal of patients’ clinical waste. Health & Hygiene sessions (Personal & Community)