Effect of Counseling on the Use of Postpartum Contraception

Authors

  • Dewi Kartika Sari Faculty of Health Sciences Kadiri University, Indonesia
  • Halimatus Saidah
  • Gunandar
  • Dewi Nusa Indah

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.30994/jqph.v5i2.362

Keywords:

Postpartum contraception, counseling, health promotion

Abstract

Postpartum contraception in Indonesia is the use or use of contraception immediately after delivery up to 6 weeks (42 days) after delivery. Data from the Health Center of the Northern Region of Kediri City still found mothers who did not use postpartum Contraception. The purpose of this study was to analyze the effect of counseling on the use of postpartum contraception.  The population in this study was all puerperal mothers in the Health Center Kota North Region of Kediri City. The total sample was 32 respondents with details of 16 treatment groups and 16 control groups. The statistical test used is to use the whitney mann test.The results of this study showed a p value of 0.007 < (α = 0.05), then Ho was rejected and H1 was accepted, meaning that there was a difference in the use of postpartum contraception between the control group and the treatment group at the Health Center Kota North Region of Kediri City in 2022. With the influence of counseling on the use of postpartum Contraception, it is hoped that health workers will carry out routine counseling activities on Contraception to increase the acceptor of postpartum Contraception.

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Published

2022-05-31

How to Cite

Dewi Kartika Sari, Halimatus Saidah, Gunandar, & Dewi Nusa Indah. (2022). Effect of Counseling on the Use of Postpartum Contraception. Journal for Quality in Public Health, 5(2), 189–194. https://doi.org/10.30994/jqph.v5i2.362