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SlipsÂ have been developed to make patient referrals between different levels of facilities smoother, and the tracking of the same more efficient from the end of service providers.
The Bihar Innovation Lab Team has been up and about with it’s maker-mode on. The VHSND (Village Health Sanitation Nutrition Day) Redesign group, consisting of 3 designers and 2 researchers, hasÂ come up with a series of solutions which began earlier … Continue reading
Aditya Dev Sood welcomes the people to the comfortably cushioned first row as the next presentation makes its way. The Bihar Innovation Lab, represented by Divya Datta, Director-Innovation, presents analytic findings and critical innovation opportunity areas emerging from a wide-ranging … Continue reading
The current system of incentives for ASHAs somewhat works, but fails at many levels, especially when it comes to the value and perception of welfare of beneficiaries. The incentives are driving them to do very specific tasks – immunization, sterilization … Continue reading
It is interesting to see how the popular media of communication affect the rural population; their choices and their aspirations. It is like making people believe that a pack of juice full of preservatives will do them more good than … Continue reading
Sunita and Paaltan Hasda reside in theÂ Aadivasi TolaÂ (Tribal Hamlet) of a remote area, Janglabhita, in Kishanganj. They have three children, out of which two were delivered at home and one at the PHC. The reasons were completely circumstantial and … Continue reading
One of the most common statements that we came across in the sphere of childÂ health was – â€œSwasth bachcha â€“ hasta, khelta, bolta, rota nahiâ€. Most parameters of good health after the child is born come from visible signs of … Continue reading