Prime Institute of Public Health

 

The project is focused on the provision of Primary Health Care (PHCs) services in Orakzai Agency (FATA). PF will restore primary care service through two static health units in Sarki Khel and Yakhkandao in Ismail Zai, Orakzai Agency. The services include provision of medical consultations and treatment for various infectious diseases, outpatient management of acute and chronic health problems, routine EPI, delivery of antenatal & postnatal care and health and hygiene awareness through community outreach. The services are targeting approximately 6,675 individuals (girls, boys, women and men, elderly and people with disability) through the proposed interventions.

The project aims to address severe and moderate acute malnutrition among 2,047 children (6-59 months) and 1,530 pregnant & lactating women repatriated to upper part of Orakzai Agency. Prime Foundation has established nutrition sites in five health facilities at Sarki Khel, Yakh Kandao, Ghiljo, Swaro Kot and Dabori. These are managed by qualified and trained workforce to treat acute malnutrition among children, pregnant and lactating women.