Agustian Ipa1, Hikmawati Mas’ud1, Daud Munajah2
1Jurusan Gizi, Politeknik Kesehatan Kemenkes, Makassar
2Alumni, Jurusan Gizi, Politeknik Kesehatan Kemenkes, Makassar
Background:A cadre of knowledge was the ability of a cadre to understand, carry out tasks and activities relating to the Posyandu. The factors that describe a cadre of knowledge that can be seen on the level of education, the old cadre and the involvement of health workers in developing cadres in Posyandu. The higher the education level, the old cadres, and the involvement of health workers in developing a cadre of posyandu the higher cadres of knowledge.
Objectives: This study aimed to determine the factors that describe knowledge cadre’s rural and urban Nepo Palanro Barru district of South Sulawesi province.
Methods:This study was a descriptive survey. Samples werer cadres numbering 31 people. Data on the education of cadres, cadres so long, the involvement of health workers and cadres knowledge of data obtained using questionnaires, processed and analyzed using SPSS program was presented in table form and narrative.
Results: The results showed that most respondents last education elementary knowledge level cadres know 6.5%, 38.7% do not know, not long ago to be a cadre with knowledge cadres know 29.0%, 32.2% did not know and the involvement of health workers with knowledge of cadres know 48.4%, 51.6% do not know.
Suggestion: Suggested to health workers to improve the cadre’s knowledge related to health problems and tasks need to be held refreshment Posyandu cadres and cadres doing so build a cadre of knowledge can be increased.
Keywords: Education, Kader Lama, Engagement and Knowledge Officer Cadre