1930 Charlotte Cooperative Nursing Assoc report

ANNUAL REPORT OF THE

CHARLOTTE COOPERATIVE NURSING ASSOICATION

FOR 1930.

 

 

  1. ADMINISTRATION

Meetings attended

32

Interviews

234

Talks made

7

Demonstrations

5

Visits with nurses

274

Staff conferences

21

 

  1. CASES

Forwarded from 1929

644

New

2855

Readmitted

105

Dismissed

3002

Carried over

602

 

  1. AGE GROUP

Infants

8007

Pre-school

1634

School

1534

Adults

13353

 

  1. FIELD VISITS
    1. Maternity & Infancy:

Ante-partum

2611

Post-partum

3958

New born

3397

 

  1. Health supervision:

Infants

4182

Pre-school

276

School

24

 

  1. Morbidity:

Acute illness

3534

Chronic

1884

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. Communicable:

Active Tuberculosis

2789

Post-Sanatorium cases

477

Venereal disease

338

Other communicable

1059

 

  1. Other visits:

Pts. not home

1590

  1. Pts.   not found

407

Cases   not taken up

311

In   behalf of pts.

1030

Cultures

203

Western   Union Office

46

Western   Union Home

45

 

  1. CONTRIBUTION

Pay or part-pay visits

6432

Free

21215

 

 

Total

27647

 

  1. HOURS ON DUTY

General nurses

15875-48

Tuberculosis   nurse

1969

Total

17844-48

 

  1. ANALYSIS OF DISMISSED CASES
    1. Dismissed to:

Self or family

2106

Hospital

75

County   Sanatorium

38

Moved

381

Died

198

Well-baby   Stations

189

Other

15

 

  1. Condition:

Improved

2242

Unimproved

211

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. By whom referred:

Self or family

1929

Physicians

167

Agents

149

Neighbors

237

  1. Assc.   Charities

113

Midwives

312

Others

115

 

  1. ANALYSIS OF CASES & VISITS

TO DISMISSED PATIENTS

Prenatals

128

Post-partums   with ante-partum care

557

Prenatal   visits

2394

Post-partum   visits 1

2469

Post-partums   with no ante-partum care

283

Visits  

1446

Infant   Welfare

857

Visits-new   born

3669

Visits-health   supervision

5251

 

Colitis

14

Visits

117

Pneumonia

67

Visits

563

Influenza

50

Visits

315

Venereal   disease

48

Visits

370

Tuberculosis

102

Visits

707

Diphtheria

17

Visits

91

Scarlet   Fever

8

Visits

57

Other   communicable

39

Visits

170

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Pellagra

75

Visits

721

Paralysis

16

Visits

72

Cancer

17

Visits

169

Cardiac

50

Visits

344

Other   chronic

135

Visits

1097

 

Acute illnesses

473

Visits

2096

 

  1. WHITE BABY STATIONS

Conferences held

147

New   babies

178

Return   babies

753

New   pre-school

124

Return   pre-school

458

School   1

8

Visits   for TAT

760

Total   attendance

2281

Average

15.5

 

  1. COLORED BABY STATIONS

Conferences held

144

New   babies

223

New   pre-school

629

Return   pre-school

133

School

8

Visits   for toxin-antitoxin

856

Total   attendance

2612

Average

18.1

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

  1. SICK BABY CLINIC

Clinics held

50

New   babies

156

Return   babies

230

New   pre-school

161

Return   pre-school

218

School

17

Total   attendance

782

Average

15.6

 

  1. PRENATAL CLINIC

Ante-partums

863

Post-partums

27

Total   attendance

790

 

  1. TUBERCULOSIS CLINIC

New adults-white

399

New   children “

133

New   adults-colored

170

New   children “

63

 

Return adults-white

570

Return   children “

72

Return   adults-colored

86

Return   children “

23

 

Total attendance 1

1516

 

Analysis of new cases:

Active

91

Quiescent

20

Fibrosis

18

Bronchitis

17

Observation

471

Negative

148

 

  1. PELLAGRA CLINIC

Clinics held

25

New cases

146

Return visits

445

Total attendance

591