Comprehensive Nutrition Care and Support: Community-Level Job Aids

Resource type: 
Clinical & Technical Resources
--Guidelines and Job Aids
Subsection: 
Job Aids
Sequence number: 
05
Comprehensive Nutrition Care and Support: Community-Level Job Aids

This set of job aids provides guidelines to community health workers on how to identify the symptoms of malnutrition in HIV-positive adults and children, including how to use the mid-upper arm circumference tape, a simple tool used to measure a person’s nutritional status. The aids also provide guidelines for administering ready to use therapeutic foods.