Recent Reports

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South Sudan

1,730 Curative Consultations Provided: Q4 2017

February 22, 2018 - 
  • In collaboration with the Boma State Ministry of Health, RMF provided pharmaceuticals and consumables for Pibor PHCC (primary healthcare center).
  • RMF’s team facilitated and participated in a national immunization campaign targeting children under 5 years of age in Pibor County.
  • Procured and delivered an adequate amount of essential foodstuffs for RMF’s relocated staff (those recruited from Juba and deployed in Pibor), since basic commodities are not available in these areas.
  • Facilitated the transportation of pharmaceuticals and consumables to Pibor PHCC through regular UNHAS flights.
  • Facilitated in-country transportation of health staff from Pibor to Juba and back through regular UNHAS flights.
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South Sudan

30 Students Attend Special Training: Q4 2017

February 20, 2018 - 
  • Continued support of college human resources through payment of South Sudanese national tutor’s salary.
  • Continued paying the monthly salary of a highly experienced, registered midwife who is heading the Maternity department of Juba Teaching Hospital (JTH) and mentoring students from JCONAM during their clinical practice at the hospital.
  • The two master trainers for the Health eVillages project continued to benefit from the tablets preloaded with medical materials.
  • Continued to support the consultative process in developing policies/guidelines and strengthening the South Sudan Nurses and Midwives Association.
  • Provided support to the National Ministry of Health, Republic of South Sudan...
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South Sudan

Improved Maternal Outcomes: Q4 2017

February 15, 2018 - 
  • Funded the installation of a prefabricated office space for the Juba Teaching Hospital (JTH)
    Pharmaceutical unit, following a request placed by JTH administration after the displacement of the
    unit due to ongoing construction within the hospital.
  • Conducted three days of training on Respectful Health Care (RHC) and Psychological First Aid for
    the United Nations Volunteers (UNV) midwives and JCONAM students working in the Maternity
    department of Juba Teaching Hospital.
  • Continued to support the hospital’s human resources by paying the monthly salary of a highly
    experienced, registered midwife who is heading the Maternity department of...
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South Sudan

1,493 Malnourished Children Identified and Treated: Q4 2017

February 13, 2018 - 
  • In collaboration with Action Against Hunger (ACF), RMF reestablished the Mogok CMAM center, which provides complete CMAM packages to the community in Mogok and neighboring areas.
  • Recruited and trained a new nutrition team (both technical and support staff) and deployed them to Mogok following reestablishment of the site.
  • Facilitated the maintenance of our CMAM sites in Ayod and Boma throughout the reporting quarter.
  • Supported the operations of all nutrition centers in Ayod and Boma.
  • Procured and provided adequate stationery for the OTP/SC/TSFP sites in Ayod and Boma.
  • Supported the welfare of relocated nutrition staff members...
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South Sudan

3,015 Curative Consultations Provided: Q3 2017

January 09, 2018 - 
  • Pibor PHCC (primary healthcare center) was maintained and continued to provide quality maternal, neonatal, and child health services.
  • The EPI cold chain system in Pibor PHCC was maintained and continued to function throughout the quarter.
  • RMF’s team facilitated and participated in a national immunization campaign targeting children under 5 years of age in Pibor County.
  • Supported and relocated our senior health team from the facility residence to the compound of Plan International (an international NGO operating in Pibor) due to heavy flooding that affected the health facility and RMF staff residence in Pibor.
  • Facilitated and participated in...
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South Sudan

605 Children Enrolled in Feeding Program: Q3 2017

January 08, 2018 - 

RMF-sponsored activities carried out during this reporting period:

  • Conducted a nutrition SMART survey for Ayod County; data collection and analysis were completed successfully.
  • Established an OTP/TSFP in Koutang of Pajiek Payam, Ayod County, which is now providing quality CMAM/IYCF services for IDPs from Kuach Deng, as well as the host communities.
  • Conducted a rapid needs assessment of Mogok, an area where RMF suspended operations in March 2017 due to insurgency in the area. The findings are to be used for planning, to enable reestablishment of the site in the fourth quarter of 2017.
  • Facilitated...
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South Sudan

New Space for Dental Unit: Q3 2017

December 01, 2017 - 
  • Continued to support the hospital’s human resources by paying the monthly salary of a highly experienced, registered midwife who is heading the Maternity department of Juba Teaching Hospital (JTH).
  • Supported the hospital’s human resource capacity by providing one RMF registered nurse, now serving in the Gynecology department.
  • Continued to support RMF cleaners attached to the Surgical Emergency unit to supplement the few cleaners maintained by the Ministry of Health (MOH).
  • Procured and delivered adequate cleaning materials for the Surgical Emergency unit to keep the wards clean.
  • Facilitated cleaning of the hospital premises.
  • Continued monitoring and...
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South Sudan

Striving to Reduce Child and Maternal Mortality Rates: Q3 2017

December 01, 2017 - 
  • Continued support of college human resources through payment of South Sudanese national tutor’s salary.
  • The two master trainers for the Health eVillages project continued to benefit from the tablets preloaded with medical materials.
  • Continued to support the consultative process in developing policies/guidelines and strengthening the South Sudan Nurses and Midwives Association.
  • Provided support to the National Ministry of Health, Republic of South Sudan and project partners in the coordination and implementation of project activities over the reporting period. Support and activities are in line with the approved JCONAM annual work plan.
  • Continued facilitation of interlinkages with UNFPA, MOH...
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South Sudan

Communities Delighted with Services: Q2 2017

September 29, 2017 - 

During the second quarter of 2017, RMF was forced to downsize our operations due to insecurity at 3 of our field sites (Katdalok, Mogok, and Yian in Ayod County). Variable indicators are therefore not as high as expected, but nevertheless, our teams managed to accomplish the following:

  • 1 OTP in Jiech has been re-established, maintained, and is providing quality CMAM and IYCF services.
  • 3 existing OTPs and TSFPs in Boma were maintained and continued to provide quality CMAM and IYCF services.
  • 2 OTPs, 1 SC, and 3 TSFPs in Ayod were maintained and remained operational, all providing quality CMAM and...
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South Sudan

8,189 Curative Consultations Provided: Q2 2017

September 28, 2017 - 
  • Pibor and Gorwai PHCCs, rehabilitated by RMF in the fourth quarter of 2016, continued to provide quality maternal, neonatal, and child health services.
  • EPI cold chain system, established by RMF in Pibor PHCC, continued to function and provide safe storage of vaccines to promote effective immunization services for children under five and women of childbearing age.
  • Facilitated the transportation of pharmaceuticals and consumables to Gorwai PHCC through a chartered flight.
  • Facilitated in-country transportation of health staff from Pibor and Gorwai PHCCs to Juba and back through regular UNHAS flights.
  • Continued facilitation of our health team’s participation in all coordination...
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