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Description of Family Planning Program Management through A Long-Term Contraceptive Method (LTCM) at Ujung pandang Sub-District of Makassar City in 2017
Sitti Hasnah Hardiyanti G

Last modified: 2018-08-20

Abstract


Nur Rahmah, SKM1, Sitti Hasnah Hardiyanti G., SKM2, Muhammad Rusmin, SKM., MARS3, Hj. Dwi Santy Damayati, SKM., M.Kes3.

 

1,3Division of Health Administration and Policy of Public Health Department of

UIN Alauddin Makassar

2Epidemology Division of Public Health Department of UIN Alauddin Makassar

4Nutrient Division of Public Health Department of UIN Alauddin Makassar

*Corresponding Author: Nur Rahmah, SKM., Mailing list E-mail: nurrahmah927@gmail.com, Phone: +6282220333317

Background: During the last three years LTCM program (Long Term Contraceptive Method consisting of Alcon Implant, IUD, MOP and MOW) in Makassar continued to increase starting in 2014 of 5,459 acceptors and increased in 2015 as many as 6,693 acceptors then increased again in 2016 as many as 7,010 acceptors and the largest improvement in Makassar was located in Ujung PandangSub-District. The study was aimed at identifying the description of management through planning, organizing, implementation, supervision and evaluation of Family Planning program of LTCM in Ujung Pandang Sub-District in 2017.

Materials and methods: The research design utilized was qualitative research with a case study approach through in-depth interview technique. The informants were determined by using purposive sampling technique of 11 respondents.

Results: The results of the study revealed: (1) the routine operational planning was conducted in a meeting staff activity to arrange several effective and efficient activities to reach the target provided by DPPKB Makassar City but the long term planning had not yet existed in the Family Planning Hall of Ujung Pandang Sub-District; (2) the head of UPT and PLKB had performed the tasks based on the existing SOP by coordinating all extension workers to socialize and invite PUS to switch and use one of the long-term Alcon; (3) the implementation of Family Planning program through LTCM was started with disseminating to use the long-term Alcon by PLKB, PUS will get initial counseling and choice to go to the Family Planning service or wait for mobile Family Planning service; (4) all activities were directly monitored by DPPKB Makassar City through attendance, visum book and some reports made and the results of each monthly achievement routinely sent to DPPKB Makassar; (5) the routine evaluation was carried out when conducting meeting staff activities for the achievement of small, happy and prosperous families.

 

Conclusions: it is recommended that Ujung Pandang Sub-District Family Planning Board complete the long-term planning document, improve the performance of PLKB and the dissemination of Family Planning program of LTCM is more intense and organized so that the acceptors’ achievement in Ujung Pandang Sub-District is distinguished to be a role model for other sub-districts as a center of Family Planning service in Makassar.

 

Keywords: Family Planning Program, LTCM.