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Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat
Core Subject : Health, Education,
The aim of this journal publication is to disseminate the conceptual thoughts or ideas and research results that have been achieved in the area of community services. Jurnal Empathy, particularly focuses on the main problems in the development of the sciences of community services areas as follows: Nursing Midwifery Physiotherapy Acupuncture Herbal Occupational Therapy Prosthetic Orthotics Speech Therapy Public health Medicine, and Health Education
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Optimalisasi Penggunaan Alat Perlindungan Diri (APD) pada Masyarakat dalam Rangka Mencegah Penularan Virus COVID-19 Ni Made Nopita Wati; Ni Kadek Yuni Lestari; Desak Made Ari Dwi Jayanti; Nyoman Sudarma
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.1

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Background: COVID-19 is a pandemic that is being faced by all people in the world. COVID-19 transmission can be prevented by optimizing the use of PPE (Personal Proctection Equipment) such as masks. But there are still many people who do not know, understand and have the awareness to use them. Purpose of this study is to optimize using personal proctection equipment in community. Methods: Community service activities are carried aout throught health education with lecture methods, discussions and simulations of how to use PPE (Personal Proctection Equipment) such as masks. Results: The results of community service activities carried out have a positive impact and the community responds by implementing it in their daily lives. People ate starting to realize how important it is to use personal proctection during their daily activities which will have an impact on their health and safety during the COVID-19 pandemic. Conclusions: The implementation of community service activities can optimize the use of PPE to prevent COVID-19 transmission to the community and it is hoped that such activities can be carried out continuously so that COVID-19 transmission does not occur in the community.
Menurunkan Tekanan Darah pada Lansia dengan Hipertensi melalui SEFT Ros Endah Happy Patriyani; Dwi Sulistyowati
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.2

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Background: Increased high blood pressure in the elderly can be caused by various factors, one of which is stress. Stress can trigger the onset of hypertension through activation of the sympathetic nervous system which causes an increase in blood pressure intermittently. Hypertension patients need to be helped to reduce stress so that blood pressure does not increase. One of the non-pharmacological therapies to reduce stress is SEFT therapy. The purpose of this activity are to increase the elderly's knowledge about hypertension and increase awareness to control blood pressure and lowering blood pressure with SEFT therapy. Methods: Method this study is used blood pressure measurement, health education, and SEFT therapy. Results: Of this activity are health education can increase knowledge and awareness in controlling blood pressure, and SEFT therapy can reduce blood pressure in elderly hypertension. Conclusion: SEFT therapy can be an intervention alternative in reducing blood pressure.
Peningkatan Derajat Kesehatan Mental melalui Terapi Aktivitas Kelompok dalam Posyandu Jiwa Desakmade Ari Dwijayanti; R. Tri Rahyuning Lestari; Ni Kadek Yuni Lestari; Ni Made Nopita Wati; I Gede Juana Masta
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.3

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Background: This community service activity aims to improve mental health by applying group activity therapy in the posyandu. Of the soul. Methods: Used is learning method by finding various information related to group activity therapy (TAK). The role play method is by practicing directly how the implementation of TAK is in accordance with their respective roles so that it can be demonstrated directly by the patient and what he wants to convey in the TAK can be properly addressed to the patient. Results: The problem faced at this time is the lack of community knowledge in this case the family in caring for people with mental disorders ODGJ and how treatment can be provided through TAK. Conclusions: Problem solving that can be done is to provide assistance in providing knowledge, understanding and implementing role play so that it can be applied in everyday life and improve mental health.
Pelatihan Massage Akupressur pada Kelompok Bidan sebagai Asuhan Komplementer pada Ibu Hamil Trimester III Ni Gusti Ayu Pramita Aswitami; Ni Putu Mirah Yunita Udayani; I G.A. Manik Karuniadi
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.4

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Background: Pregnant women in third trimester 85% have complain with lower back pain. Management of back pain in pregnant women can be done by nonpharmacology, one of them with acupressure therapy. Acupressure therapy is one of complementary midwifery care services. The purpose of this activity is that midwives are able to provide complementary care in the form of acupressure therapy to improve health and reduce complaints of back pain in pregnant women. Methods: The acupressure therapy training activity was attended by 20 midwives who were held at STIKES Bina Usada Bali. This activity is carried out in 3 stages, namely the planning stage, the implementation phase and the evaluation phase. Evaluation is done by measuring knowledge using a questionnaire and acupressure practice skills using a checklist. Results: The results of community service activities indicate an increase in knowledge of midwives about acupressure therapy and an increase in the skills of midwives in conducting acupressure techniques. Conclution: It is recommended that community service providers provide training with a greater area coverage and midwives are expected to implement the results of this training to pregnant women especially those with back pain.
Pemberdayaan Karang Taruna dalam Pencegahan Penyebaran Covid-19 di Desa Wonokerto Kecamatan Wonogiri Sugiyarto Sugiyarto
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.5

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Background: Corona Virus Disease-19 (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-COV 2 virus or Corona Virus. COVID-19 is declared as a world pandemic by WHO and is determined by the Government as a non-natural disaster in the form of disease outbreaks that needs to be taken integrated countermeasures including the involvement of all components of the community. The purpose of community service activities in the form of empowering youth groups in preventing the spread of covid-19 in Timang Kulon Village Wonokerto Wonogiri Village is expected to increase the understanding and knowledge of cadets related to preventing the spread of covid-19 so as to contribute to preventing the spread of covid-19 in Timang Kulon, Wonokerto, Wonogiri. Methods: Health education and Pasting the Covid-19 prevention posters in public places and distributing masks to the public. Results: The results of the post-test assessment showed that there was an increase in the knowledge of youth groups from 73% to 95% after health counseling. Conclusion: The knowledge of youth organization has increased and this activity requires follow-up, i.e. monitoring community behavior related to preventing the spread of Covid-19.
Upaya Meningkatkan Kemampuan Melaksanakan Pertolongan Pertama pada Kecelakaan dengan Pendidikan Kesehatan Helmet Removal Sunarto Sunarto; Addi Mardi Harnanto
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.6

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Background: Head and neck injuries as the etiology of death for road users. then there are efforts to overcome them with protective equipment for the head ie the helmet, the use of the right helmet is expected to reduce the burden of collisions directly to the head. Furthermore, when an accident occurs in a patient who is still wearing a helmet, the helper must understand the technique and how to properly remove the helmet. Purpose this community enganggement is necessary to obtain health education through community service in order to improve their knowledge and skills. Methods: In the implementation using question and answer lecture and demonstration models, with the module learning media. Pre-test and post-test is done by asking questions. Results: An increase in the number of correct answers between before and after health education was given. The average increase in the number of correct answers is between 3 to 4. Conclusion: After health education knowledge and skills increased.
Cat Stretch Exercise sebagai Salah Satu Solusi Mengatasi Dismenore pada Remaja Putri Yunita Wulandari; Ika Subekti Wulandari; Atiek Murharyati
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.8

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Background: Dysmenorrhea is a result of menstruation. Dysmenorrhea can cause a variety of complaints in young women such as irregular pain, severe pain and cramps in the lower abdomen that will spread to the back of the back, legs, groin. Cat Stretch Exercise is one of the interventions that is considered to reduce dysmenorrhea pain. The purpose of this study was to determine changes in pain levels in Pondok Imam Bukhari students who were given Cat Stretch Exercise. Methods: The study design used a quasi-two-group pre-test and post-test without control method. Pain measurement with a Numerical Rating Scale (NRS) to assess the level of pain before and after the Cat Stretch Exercise exercise. Respondents in the community service were 31 students who experienced dismenore. Results: Obtained decreased respondents' pain scale from moderate to mild pain. Conclusion: CSE interventions are recommended as one of the non-pharmacological steps to deal with the pain of dysmenorrhea.
Peningkatan Pengetahuan Lansia tentang Hipertensi Emergensi melalui Pendidikan Kesehatan Isnaini Rahmawati; Dewi Suryandari; Noerma Shovie Rizqiea
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.9

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Background: Hypertension is a disease that not many people know before examining their blood pressure, so it is called with silent disease. Increased self-knowledge of this disease becomes the basis for individuals to make the decisions for the treatment. With good knowledge, we hope that the effects and complications of hypertension can be prevented. For this reason, health education is needed regarding hypertensive emergencies in elderly, because the elderly include in one of the groups at risk for hypertension, this is due to a decrease in physiology from increasing age. The purpose is to increase the elderly's knowledge about hypertensive emergencies, so as to prevent the occurrence of these events. Methods: Health education through counseling during posyandu activities was used in this activity, the knowledge was measure using questionnaire. Results: After this activity, the elderly understood about hypertensive emergencies and also knew what steps should be taken if such an event occurs. Conclusion: The increasing about knowledge in definition was 82,1%, the sign and symptom was 52%, and the treatment was 45%.
Upaya Peningkatan Kesehatan Edukasi Kesiapan Warga dalam Menghadapi Bencana Fase Impact di Desa Wonorejo Karanganyar Ika Subekti Wulandari; Maria Wisnu Kanita
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.10

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Background: Indonesia is included in the list of countries most at risk of disaster. So that disaster preparedness is needed which is an effort to prevent the onset of crisis due to disaster which is focused on developing plans to deal with disasters. The problem that arises is that there are still many Indonesian citizens who do not know and understand what a disaster is, how to anticipate and overcome a disaster. The purpose of this community service is to increase community preparedness in the face of the impact phase of disaster in the village of Karanganyar Wonorejo. Methods: The design of this study was a quasi-experiment with a pre-post without control group design involving 29 respondents. Result: The results of education on the readiness of residents in facing the impact phase of the disaster proved to significantly increase knowledge with a p-value of 0.006. Conclusion: Increasing the readiness of citizens in facing disasters in the impact phase can be done by providing massive education and information to the community
Penyuluhan dan Deteksi Dini Anemia menuju Generasi Berkualitas pada Mahasiswa Kebidanan Marlynda Happy Nurmalita Sari; Dina Dewi Anggraini
Jurnal Empathy Pengabdian Kepada Masyarakat Vol 1 No 1 (2020): JURNAL EMPATHY PENGABDIAN KEPADA MASYARAKAT
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Show Abstract | Download Original | Original Source | Check in Google Scholar | DOI: 10.37341/jurnalempathy.v1i1.13

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Background: The prevalence of anemia in adolescent girls in Indonesia is still high at 57.1%. As a result of anemia is adolescent learning achievement can decrease, work productivity decreases and body immunity decreases so that the body is easily infected. Long-term effects of anemia in adolescent girls can occur complications of pregnancy and even the risk of maternal and perinatal death. Purpose of this studi is provide counseling and early detection of anemia to Midwifery students as an effort to make them aware in preventing and overcoming anemia. Methods: The target of this activity is 132 students of the Blora Midwifery Diploma Program. This activity is carried out by providing information or knowledge in the form of counseling to students about anemia and followed by history and physical examination. Only students who showed signs and symptoms of anemia who were tested for HB levels were 30 students. Results: Early detection of 30 students there were 53.3% who were not anemic and 46.7% were anemic. Most of the students' menstruation period is 6-7 days which is 73.3%. While the results of counseling some students already understand about anemia. Conclusion: Of the 132 students only 30 showed signs and symptoms of anemia. Hb examination results are almost the same between respondents who are anemic and not anemic. It is hoped that the results of community service activities can be used as an illustration of the incidence of anemia in Midwifery students so that efforts can be made to prevent and manage anemia. Provide motivation and awareness to students to consume nutritious and iron-containing foods or to consume extra blood tablets.