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TableĀ 1 Scope of work for CHW on the WBOTs.

From: Initial loss to follow up among tuberculosis patients: the role of Ward-Based Outreach Teams and short message service (SMS) technology (research proposal)

Improve the quality of life of community members by mobilizing for improved access to and delivery of Primary Health Care at local level within the context of an inter-sectoral environment
1Promote health and prevent illness
2Conduct community assessments and mobilize around community needs
3Conduct structured household assessment to identify their health needs
4Provide psychosocial support to community members
5Identify and manage minor health problems
6Support screening and health promotion programmes in schools and Early Childhood Development (ECD) centers
7Promote and work with other sectors and undertake collaborative community based interventions
8Support continuum of care through service coordination with other relevant service providers