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The Village Health Teams (VHT) manual is digitized to achieve the sustained training of VHTs even during and after the COVID19 pandemic season. With gatherings on hold, training of VHTs is equally affected at the time when their community services in much needed to support the management of COVID-19 at the community level. The mobile application(CC-BY) is used as a substitute for physical training and it requires having at least one or two members in the locality having a smartphone for the rest(VHTs) to benefit but it is more beneficial if every VHT owned a smartphone and can learn about disease and health management procedures from their homes. The mobile application was tested in the district of Agago(450 km) away from Kampala capital) during a family planning training organized by Marie Stopes one of the Ministry of Health Implementing Partners(IP) in Uganda. The application requires further development to include suggested components. The findings below are the view from members(VHTs) who worked with the mobile application and after responded to a survey. The mobile application was tested in the district of Agago(450 km away from Kampala capital) during a family planning training organised by Marie Stopes one of Ministry of Health Implementing Partners(IP) in Uganda. The application requires futher development to include suggested components. The findings below are the view from members(VHTs) who worked with the mobile application and after responded to a survey. An extensive study is recommended to expand awareness and contribution from community health workers.
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Created 2019-11-19
Changed 2021-11-11
Version 0.1
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