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  project name ~ jss general 2010

category ~ Health Care - Adult




  Project Name


jss general 2010



JSS (Jan Swasthya Sahyog)



Health Care - Adult







  Budget Approved


Rs 350000


  Year Approved







  Chapter Coordinators


Vasundhara Rangaswamy


Bay Area









Year 2 funding
1. Provision of cell phones to health care workers
2. Ambulance subsidy
3. Soybean supplementation to TB patients





1. Due to cell phone and ambulance subsidy several emergencies have been attended to efficiently and saved many lives 2. Better compliance seen in TB patients 3. More patients utilizing services at JSS 4. Govt. considering starting public transport in remote areas and giving additional ration for food grains to sick patients including those with TB





Short term 1. Better communication between health workers and doctors 2. Efficient transport system for patients 3. Better compliance of treatment in TB patients Long term To convince Govt. to take over and/or share responsibilities



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