THE ROLE OF HOUSEWIFE IN COVID-19 PREVENTION IN DUSUN KEPUH WETAN RT 05 RW 3 KALIREJO VILLAGE, KABAT, BANYUWANGI REGENCY

  • PUTRI AYU GALUH WULANDARI POLITEKNIK KESEHATAN KEMENKES MALANG
  • HANDY LALA
  • SUGIANTO HADI

Abstract

Background: Covid-19 has limited activities due to government policies that have an impact on all acivities. The government needs the role of the whole community, and mothers have a central role in prevention


Subjects and Method: Research using phenomenology with data triangulation conducted in october 2020. Respondents are housewives in RT 05 RW 3 Pakis Kalirejo Permai, Banyuwangi with the main instrument being the researcher himself and supporting interview guides, recording devices, and documentation


Results: The mother’s role provides understanding through communication at any time to improve Clean and Healthy Behaviors (PHBS) and Health Protocol (PROKES) support for new living habits requires facilities and infrastructure, other roles are material selection and healthy food management by choosing ingredients from freshness, content, texture, shape, and aroma as well as the management of food ingredients to maintain the benefits of being washed first, when the food is served it need to be convered


Conclusion: Doing prevention with the Health Protocol, hand washing facilities/handsanitizer and masks. Before entering the immediately put the clothes in the laundry and clean yourself. Efforts to increase immunity by selecting food ingredients, processing and serving are also considered. The mother’s role un increasing understanding through communication and education such as reminding them to comply with PROKES that is given continously


Keywords: The Role of Housewife, Covid-19 Prevention

Published
2022-07-08
How to Cite
WULANDARI, PUTRI AYU GALUH; LALA, HANDY; HADI, SUGIANTO. THE ROLE OF HOUSEWIFE IN COVID-19 PREVENTION IN DUSUN KEPUH WETAN RT 05 RW 3 KALIREJO VILLAGE, KABAT, BANYUWANGI REGENCY. Jurnal Informasi Kesehatan Indonesia (JIKI), [S.l.], v. 8, n. 1, p. 50-64, july 2022. ISSN 2615-5516. Available at: <https://ojs.poltekkes-malang.ac.id/index.php/JIKI/article/view/2644>. Date accessed: 05 oct. 2022.