This open copyright course consists of 23 SMS texts for health workers to provide them with basic information on Ebola prevention, diagnosis, care, and communication. It is meant to be adapted to local language and Ebola guidelines.
EBOLA EDUCATION MODULES
The Ebola module—in English and French—adheres strictly to WHO and CDC guidelines and can be accessed on the Internet or downloaded for use on laptops. It’s an excellent tool for group training sessions.
See it here: http://www.wiredhealthresources.net/mod-ebola.html
Download it here: http://www.wiredhealthresources.net/training/filling-station.html
United Methodist Communications, Chocolate Moose Media and iheed have collaborated to produce an animated video for use in West Africa that helps dispel myths about how Ebola is spread and promotes prevention of the disease.
Information for airline crews and cleaning and cargo personnel on protecting passengers and crews from Ebola, as well as cleaning and disinfecting the plane.
Recommendations for breastfeeding and infant feeding in the context of Ebola.
From the CDC, information about infection control for viral hemorrhagic fevers in Africa.
The poster has information about how the virus is transmitted from animals to humans. The audience is Liberian communities where introduction of the virus from bushmeat is a primary danger. The poster is clear, bright, and understandable.
This is a guideline for training community volunteers to educate communities about the Ebola outbreak and to mobilize them to prevent and control the outbreak in their communities. The guidelines outline the key messages that community volunteers should be trained on to be able to effectively educate and mobilize communities about Ebola.
The objective of these guidelines is to train community volunteers to increase community and family knowledge on the transmission and behavior change to prevent Ebola. Included is basic information about Ebola, communication skills training for community volunteers, and explanations of the five stages of behavior change and the five stages of grief.
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