Resource detail

Resource ID 258
Title Communicable Diseases HEAT Module

This Module will help you to acquire the basic skills and knowledge to reduce the burden of mortality and morbidity in your community through the detection, prevention and treatment of common infections.

This module is part of the Ethiopian HEAT programme. These Blended Learning Modules have been produced in collaboration with the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH) and Regional Health Bureaus (RHBs) as well as a range of medical experts and health science specialists within Ethiopia. They are being used to upgrade the theoretical knowledge of the country's 33,000 rural Health Extension Workers to that of Health Extension Practitioners and to train new entrants to the service.

Resource type Website
Source/origin External source

The Modules are Open Educational Resources (OERs) and are free for everyone to use. You can download them as they are or adapt them to fit your specific context. The OERs cover the full range of health promotion, disease prevention, basic management and essential treatment protocols to improve and protect the health of rural communities. 


All Modules are available as web-based resources and in a range of formats including PDF documents for print.

Record created 2014-07-14 16:27
Record updated 2014-07-14 16:27
Record editor Helen Parsons
Tags online learning, resource
Subjects Communicable diseases