Service Offered Data

Communicable Diseases
•  Helimenthiasic
•  Chicken pox

Non communicable diseases
•  Heart Diseases
•  Diabetus mellitus

Adolescent Care Services
•  Additional supply of vitamins and
   minerals More+

Project Justification

The FCDP has been rendering yeomen service to the poor and needy of the coastal belt of Kollam District since 1985. It was a time when more than half the fisher folk were living in deplorable conditions.

services offering

Preventive Services
Health education and awareness programme, de-worming, adolescent clinics etc. are the main services offering by the centers for preventive diseases.

Curative Services
Out patient clinic with one medical officer offers consultation and treatment daily. Treatment for minor ailments and referral services are available. The medicines and primary care is free of cost to all patients.

MCH Services
Antenatal and postnatal mothers are identified and registered at the centre. Assessment of Antenatal and Postnatal mothers, screening for urine sugar, immunization, distribution of iron, folic acid and calcium tablets and health education.

School Health Services
Health camps and health awareness programmes are being conducted for the school children of these areas.

Adolescent Clinic
Adolescent clinic for adolescent population, health check camps, awareness classes, immunization offered.

National health programmes
The centre is cooperating with all national health programmes.

Basic data about house and family members are collected by survey and periodical resurvey. Survey includes all members’ information and environmental conditions.

Home Visits
Home visits are being done by the posted students under supervision of faculty members for primary care at home settings.

Referral Services
Through home visits the clients problems are referred to the community health centre and then to Bishop Benziger Hospital.

Health Education
Health education is conducted in centers as well as covering areas and schools regarding all aspects preventive promotive and curative services.