WORLD IMMUNIZATION WEEK CELEBRATION 2019

In commemoration of World Immunization Week (24.4.19-30.4.19) Department of Child Health Nursing KGNC, organized a Role play staged by P.B.B.Sc I Year Nursing students on 25.4.2019 at Kirumampakkam Primary health center. They summarized the immunization schedule, enacted the importance of immunization, care of children after immunization, availability of free vaccine in government to the participants. The core concept to promote immunization, protect the children from the life-threatening communicable disease was highly emphasized. The entire session was highly informative and interactive. The myths related to immunization were removed, and participants gained adequate knowledge was evidenced by the analysis of feedback got from the participants at the end of the role play. The total number of beneficiaries was 35 that include antenatal mothers, postnatal mothers and others from the public attended the Primary health center.