Unnes Journal of Public Health https://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/index.php/ujph <p style="text-align: justify;">Unnes Journal of Public Health is published by Universitas Negeri Semarang in cooperation with Association of Indonesian Public Health Experts (Ikatan Ahli Kesehatan Masyarakat Indonesia (IAKMI)). Unnes Journal of Public Health contains articles about health epidemiology, biostatistics, health administration, public health nutrition, environmental health, occupational health and safety, health promotion, reproductive health, maternal and child health, health management, health economics, traditional medicine/treatment for preventive or first aid purposes, public health law/ethics and other related health articles, especially in under-developed and developing countries. The journal can be used by health practitioners, health caregivers, teachers, students, and people who interested in health issues</p> <p style="text-align: justify;"><a href="https://scholar.google.co.id/citations?user=gd9V5_oAAAAJ&amp;hl=id" target="_blank" rel="noopener"><img title="http://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/public/site/images/widiyanto/images_2_-_copy1_160" src="/sju/public/site/images/widiyanto/images_2_-_copy1_160.jpg" alt="http://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/public/site/images/widiyanto/images_2_-_copy1_160" width="160" height="69"></a></p> Universitas Negeri Semarang in cooperation with Association of Indonesian Public Health Experts (Ikatan Ahli Kesehatan Masyarakat Indonesia (IAKMI)) en-US Unnes Journal of Public Health 2252-6781 Service Quality and Unmet Need for Family Planning in Childbearing-Age Women at Jambesari Darus Sholah Sub-District, Bondowoso Regency https://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/index.php/ujph/article/view/28815 <p><em>The unmet need for family planning in Bondowoso Regency is the third highest in East Java. Jambesari Darus Sholah Subdistrict is the sub-district with the highest number of unmet need in Bondowoso Regency. This study aims to analyze the relationship of service quality with unmet need for family planning in Jambesari Darus Sholah District, Bondowoso Regency. This was an analytic study with cross sectional design. The sample of this research was 149 married women who were selected by simple random sampling technique. Collecting data of this study through structured interview methods using a questionnaire. Data analysis used chi-square test and logistic regression test with backward method with a significance level of 95%. The results showed that respondents who experienced unmet need for family planning were 20.1%. If reviewed based on the type of unmet need for family planning, 83.3% do not want more children and 16.7% want children to be postponed. Women who are older, have children &gt; 2 and have low education are at greater risk of unmet need for family planning. The quality of family planning services was related to unmet need for family planning. Women who receive poor quality family planning services are at risk of unmet need for family planning 3.3 times greater than good quality family planning services. Thus increasing the quality of family planning services becomes important to reduce the number of unmet need for family planning.</em></p> Dinda Masitha Aulia Andrei Ramani Ni'mal Baroya ##submission.copyrightStatement## 2020-02-05 2020-02-05 9 2 10.15294/ujph.v0i0.28815 Analysis of Balanced Nutrition Program Implementation Against Stunting in Toddlers https://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/index.php/ujph/article/view/34141 <p><em>Nutrition and stunting problems cannot be separated, because as a result of unbalanced nutritional intake it will result in children experiencing growth and development failure (stunted)</em><em>. </em><em>The purpose of this study was to evaluate the process of implementing a balanced nutrition program in overcoming the problem of stunting carried out by health workers in the working area of </em><em>​​</em><em>Bantilang Public Health Center. </em></p> <p><em>The research design used was descriptive qualitative. The sample in this study amounted to 15 informants. Sampling uses a purposive sampling technique that is pointing directly to informants who decide on a policy of balanced nutrition allocation in order to tackle the problem of stunting in Bantilang Public Health Center. Data analysis using the Collaizi (1978) method. </em></p> <p><em>&nbsp;This study produced a number of themes, namely (1) Balanced Nutrition Program: PGS implementation was running less than optimal, PG Includes nutritional programs inside and outside the building, (2) Barriers to PGS implementation discussed by Health Officers included; Geographical conditions, lack of human resources, low level of community interest in posyandu, lack of optimal management functions, and lack of supporting facilities, while those received by the community concerned; minimum supporting facilities, low community interest in posyandu, and reducing assistance by health workers, (3) Efforts to overcome PGS barriers made by health workers namely; Optimizing the existing budget, dual tasks, maximizing cadres, maximizing extension programs, motivating citizens to go to posyandu, while what the community does is making their own MP-ASI, improving health, and increasing taking time to posyandu. </em></p> <p><em>The Balanced Nutrition Program in the work area of </em><em>​​</em><em>the Bantilang Public Health Center has been implemented, but it has not yet run optimally due to several obstacles including limited community participation and local government. So it is necessary to monitor and evaluate the implementation of the Balanced Nutrition Program by the East Luwu District Health Office.</em></p> Sugiyanto Sugiyanto Sumarlan Sumarlan Anto J. Hadi ##submission.copyrightStatement## 2020-02-17 2020-02-17 9 2 10.15294/ujph.v0i0.34141 Correlation Between Rainfall and Larvae Monitoring with DHF Case https://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/index.php/ujph/article/view/37512 <p>Increased dengue cases occur throughout Southeast Asia. Semarang Health Office held programs to control dengue,which are Rainfall monitoring,Routine Mosquito Larvae Monitoring Program, One House One Larvae Observer Movement, And Students look For Mosquito Larvae Movement. To assess whether the programs reducing Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever caseswere effective. The method used were correlation analysis. Data obtained from every region in Semarang and reported to Semarang Health Office. Average Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever case was 79.5±13.69. Correlationtest results between dengue cases with rainfall was r=0.951;p=0.049, Larvae Absence Rate from Routine Mosquito Larvae Monitoring Program was r=0.648;p=0.352, with Larvae Absence Rate from One House One Larvae Observer Movement was r=0.804;p=0.196, with Larvae Absence Rate from Students Search For Mosquito Larvae Movement was r=0.961;p=0.039. Correlation between rainfall and Larvae Absence Rate from Students Search For Mosquito Larvae Movement with Dengue Hemorrhagic Fever case were significant and had positive strong correlation,correlation test results of Larvae Absence Rate from Routine Mosquito Larvae&nbsp; Program and One House One Larvae Observer Movement had strong correlation but were not significant.</p> Sri Maharsi Oktia Woro Kasmini Handayani Yuni Wijayanti ##submission.copyrightStatement## 2020-03-28 2020-03-28 9 2 10.15294/ujph.v9i2.37512 The Effectiveness of Recreation Program on Self-Esteem and Aging in the Elderly Club of Danmeakhmmon Subdistrict Uttaradit Province, Thailand https://journal.unnes.ac.id/sju/index.php/ujph/article/view/36286 <p>This research aims to study and compare the effects of recreation on aging and self-esteem of the elderly at the Elderly Club of the Danmeakhammon sub-district in the Uttaradit Province. The sample used in this study were aged between sixty to sixty-nine years of the Elderly Club in the Danmeakhammon sub-district of the Uttaradit Province. The samples consisted of fifty by filling out the application form and participating recreation programs by purposive Sampling technique and the criteria for inclusion regarding who participated in recreational programs and through primary health care. The researchers created a recreational program for 8 weeks and ran the program twice a week and a total of 16 times. The research instrument used to study included recreational programs affecting the self-esteem of the elderly and self-esteem for elderly data analysis by finding an average, standard deviation and pre-test and post-test experiment. The results of the study were as follow: After the participation in program the elderly people at the club in the Danmeakhammon sub-district in the Uttaradit Province of self-esteem better than before joining recreational programs with a significantly difference of .05.</p> Teerawat Piwkom Sumonratee Nimnatipun ##submission.copyrightStatement## 2020-03-28 2020-03-28 9 2 10.15294/ujph.v9i2.36286