Health institutions and health workers are on the front lines of the fight against COVID-19. Our efforts to curtail the spread of the virus hinge on the adaptability and commitment of our health workers and institutions. At the same time, they need protection from infection and form the stigma and discrimination that comes from the fear of the virus. This section contains health-care communication materials developed and used by USAID partners as well as other government and non-government agencies that empower health professionals and institutions to address this emergency as well as to help them get the respect and support they deserve.
Proning helps improve oxygen levels in the body and if done correctly, can be helpful for COVID-19 patients. This poster provides the 9 steps in correct proning. It advises proning to be undertaken when oxygen levels are below 96 and the patient is awake and willing to do so. The poster also advises against proning incase a person has high blood pressure or heart or spinal issues. It can be displayed in residential complexes, healthcare centers and also be shared on social media.
Language - Kannada
Source: Noora Health