South Sudan

South Sudan Health Cluster Bulletin #04, 1- 30 April 2020

Situation Report
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  • Improving Health Access and Scaling up Responsiveness:

2,244 normal deliveries were attended by skilled birth attendants.
In February 139,373 outpatient consultations were conducted to treat different illness.

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

In February 2020 around 73% epidemic prone disease alerts were verified and responded to within 48 hours.
A total of 1,363 children (6 months to 15 years) were vaccinated against measles.

  • Quality Essential Clinical Health Services

In February 23 new Severe Acute Malnutrition (SAM) children with complications were treated in stabilization centres.
In February, 13 health facilities are reported providing sexual and gender based violence (SGBV) services and 65 SGBV survivors received clinical management of rape (CMR) services.

  • Improving Resilience- Mental Health Response:

5,438 beneficiaries received Mental Health and Psychosocial Support (MPHSS) in conflict affected areas.
There were 40 health facilities reported providing MPHSS services in vulnerability settings.