The jobs of a female health worker is multi-fold. They need to travel to different places to carry out their healthcare services. They can work in primary health centers, community health centers. Join hands with non-government agencies to provides healthcare services to the individuals and the communities. Their job involves in providing social support to the needed people, attend to community requirements, provide first aid and screening of blood pressure. They undertake preventive treatments for several diseases, conduct diagnostic screenings, create awareness of general health improvement. They take charge of assisting in diabetes management and help individuals in healthcare services. They update the records of medical health and information, provide advice in areas of children, education and help in medical problem solving issues. They work with government to provide services for precautionary measures for preventing diseases, provide services of distribution of brochures, pamphlets, for health and educational services in the communities. They help in referring community members/individuals for health services, provide advice on parenting. They attend to pregnant women concerns in registering their names, providing immunization details, help in care of young nursing mothers. They take up the services of promoting better sanitation, family planning services, prevention of communicable diseases, attend to sterilization and in minor treatments for injuries.
The jobs are available as health worker, skill laboratory trainer, medical officer, health communication officer, health worker.