Thursday, May 30, 2024

3. ASSESSMENT OF SEVERELY/MODERATELY ACUTE MALNOURISHED CHILDREN

A frontline service which assess malnourished children and identify severely acute malnourished children

Service Details

OFFICE OR DIVISION:

MUNICIPAL NUTRITION ACTION OFFICE

CLASSIFICATION:

SIMPLE

TYPE OF TRANSACTION:

G2C - Government to Citizen

WHO MAY AVAIL:

Infants (0- 59 months)

CHECKLIST OF REQUIREMENTS:

WHERE TO SECURE

CLIENT STEPS

AGENCY ACTION

FEES TO BE PAID

PROCESSING TIME

PERSON RESPONSIBLE

1 . Register child details

1.1. Records primary data of child using OPT Form 1

None

3 minutes

Barangay Nutrition Scholar

2 . Allow Barangay Nutrition Scholars to do assessment

2.1. Conducts Mid-Upper Arm Circumference (MUAC) assessment

None

20 minutes

Barangay Nutrition Scholar

2.2. Determine Nutritional Status

None

10 minutes

Barangay Nutrition Scholar

2.3. Counseling of child’s parents on results, refer to Barangay Health Station, if necessary

None

10 minutes

Barangay Nutrition Scholar

TOTAL

None

43 minutes