Trial of IMCI Algorithm in Disease Detection Card in Suku Anak Dalam in Batanghari District, Jambi

M. Dody Izhar, Hubaybah Hubaybah, Ruwayda Ruwayda


Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) is one of management strategies for sick toddlers, in the form of curative and preventive efforts in order to overcome the toddler's health problems in the Suku Anak Dalam (SAD) in Jambi Province.The study uses a quasy experiment design. The research sample consisted of 11 parents of toddlers (1-5 years old) Tribe of Children in the Village of Hajran, Batin XXIV Sub-District, Batanghari District, Jambi. Statistical analysis with the significance level of the test p is <0.05.The results of the study revealed that the detection card for 1-5 year old children is a valid instrument (coeff: 0,564-0,814) and reliable (coeff: 0,765) in detecting the symptoms of the disease. Based on the analysis of paired samples T test it is known that there is a difference in knowledge before (= 6.45) with after (= 10.18) treatment, thus there is a significant influence (= 3.73. tTest= 5.632, pValue= 0.000) knowledge of parents.The study concluded that the detection card for diseases of infants is a valid and reliable instrument, and there was a significant effect of treatment with the IMCI algorithm.



Full Text:



Alkema, L., Chao, F., You, D., Pedersen, J., & Sawyer, C.C., 2014. National, Regional, and Global Sex Ratios of Infant, Child, and Under-5 Mortality and Identification of Countries with Outlying Ratios: A Systematic Assessment. The Lancet Global Health, 2(9), pp.e521–e530.

Dalglish, S.L., 2018. Methods for the Strategic Review of Programmes for Integrated Management of Childhood Illness and Community Cases. BMJ (Clinical Research Ed.), 362, pp.k2989.

Davy, C., Harfield, S., McArthur, A., Munn, Z., & Brown, A., 2016. Access to Primary Health Care Services for Indigenous Peoples: A Framework Synthesis. International Journal for Equity in Health, 15(1), pp.1–9.

Firdaus, N., Sudiro., & Mawarni, A., 2013. Implementasi Program Manajemen Terpadu Balita Sakit ( MTBS ) Puskesmas Wilayah Kabupaten Pasuruan. Jurnal Manajemen Kesehatan Indonesia, 1(1), 54–60.

Gera, T., Shah, D., Garner, P., Richardson, M., & Sachdev, H.S., 2016. Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) Strategy for Children Under Five. The Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, 6.

Harerimana, J.M., Nyirazinyoye, L., Ahoranayezu, J.B., Bikorimana, F., Hedt-Gauthier, B.L., Muldoon, K.A., Mils, E.J., & Ntaganira, J., 2014. Effect of Shortened Integrated Management of Childhood Illness Training on Classification and Treatment of Under-five Children Seeking Care in Rwanda. Risk Management and Healthcare Policy, 7, pp.99–104.

Hidayati, A.N., & Wahyono, B., 2011. Pelayanan Puskesmas Berbasis Manajemen Terpadu Balita Sakit Dengan Kejadian Pneumonia Balita. KESMAS - Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat, 7(1), pp.35–40.

Hutagaol, E.E., & Agustin, H., 2012. Komunikasi Interpersonal Petugas Kesehatan dalam Kegiatan Posyandu di Wilayah Kerja Puskesmas Muara Siberut Kabupaten Mentawai. Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat Andalas, 6(2), pp.104–112.

Islami, W., & Agustiansyah, A., 2018. Efektivitas Modifikasi Cakram Gizi Sebagai Media Lingkaran Status Gizi Untuk Meningkatkan Keterampilan Kader Dalam Menentukan Status Gizi Balita. Pontianak Nutrition Journal (PNJ), 1(2), pp.82–86.

Kiplagat, A., Musto, R., Mwizamholya, D., & Morona, D., 2014. Factors Influencing the Implementation of Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) by Healthcare Workers at Public Health Centers & Dispensaries in Mwanza, Tanzania. BMC Public Health, 14(1), pp.1–10.

Kusuma, S., 2013. Teknik Komunikasi Dalam Perubahan Sosial. Ijtimaiyya, 6(1), pp.79–96.

Odotei, A.R., 2013. Health Behaviour Change: Advancing the Utility of Motivational Interviewing(MI) to Health Promotion. Journal of Addiction Research & Therapy, 04(05).

Pradhan, N.A., Rizvi, N., Sami, N., & Gul, X., 2013. Insight into Implementation of Facility-based Integrated Management of Childhood Illness Strategy in a Rural District of Sindh, Pakistan. Global Health Action, 6(1).

Rakha, M.A., Abdelmoneim, A.N.M., Farhoud, S., Pièche, S., Cousens, S., Daelmans, B., & Bahl, R., 2013. Does Implementation of the IMCI Strategy Have an Impact on Child Mortality? A Retrospective Analysis of Routine Data from Egypt. BMJ Open, 3(1), pp.1–9.

Sagrim, M., Noor, N.N., Thaha, R., & Maidin, A., 2015. Kearifan Lokal Komunitas Adat Terpencil Suku Taburta Dalam Perilaku Hidup Bersih Dan Sehat Berbasis Rumah Tangga. Media Kesehatan Masyarakat Indonesia Universitas Hasanuddin, 11(4), pp.218–227.

Samovar., Larry A., Porter, R,E., & McDaniel, E.R., 2014. Komunikasi Lintas Budaya. Jakarta: Salemba Humanika.

Shewade, H.D., Aggarwal, A.K., & Bharti, B., 2013. Integrated Management of Neonatal and Childhood Illness (IMNCI): Skill Assessment of Health and Integrated Child Development Scheme (ICDS) Workers to Classify Sick Under-five Children. Indian Journal of Pediatrics, 80(6), pp.448—454.

Siska, A., 2018. Kondisi Kesehatan Masyarakat Kelompok Adat Terpencil (KAT) di Kepulauan Mentawai, Sumatera Barat. Berita Kedokteran Masyarakat, 8(2005), pp.11.

Titaley, C., Jusril, H., Ariawan, I., Soeharno, N., Setiawan, T., & Weber, M., 2014. Challenges to the Implementation of the Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) at Community Health Centres in West Java province, Indonesia. WHO South-East Asia Journal of Public Health, 3(2), pp.161.

Zulaikha, F., Triasih, R., & Purwanta., 2018. Knowledge and Implementation of Integrated Management of Childhood Illness at East Kalimantan. KEMAS: Jurnal Kesehatan Masyarakat, 14(2), pp.163–171.


  • There are currently no refbacks.