South Sudan

South Sudan Health Cluster Bulletin #02, 1- 29 February 2020

Situation Report
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  • Improving Health Access and Scaling up Responsiveness:

848 normal deliveries were attended by skilled birth attendants.
In February 150,127 outpatient consultations were conducted to treat different illness.

  • Prevent, detect and respond to epidemic prone disease outbreaks:

In February 2020 around 72% epidemic prone disease alerts were verified and responded to within 48 hours.
A total of 6,709 children (6 months to 15 years) were vaccinated against measles.

  • Quality Essential Clinical Health Services

In February 370 new Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) children with complications were treated in stabilization centres.
In February, 12 health facilities are reported providing sexual and gender based violence (SGBV) services and 16 SGBV survivors received clinical management of rape (CMR) services.

  • Improving Resilience- Mental Health Response:

706 beneficiaries received Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MPHSS) in conflict affected areas.
There were 18 health facilities reported providing MPHSS services in vulnerability settings.