PENGARUH PENDIDIKAN KESEHATAN TERHADAP ANGKA KUNJUNGAN LANSIA KE POSYANDU LANSIA

Abstract: The purpose of this study was to identify the effect of health education on the number of elderly visit to the elderly health center in Puskesmas Sekijang. This study used quasi-experimental methods with pre and post-test without control (self-control) approach. This research was conducted at Sekijang health center with 33 respondents. This research used accidental sampling technique. This study used an observation sheet to measure the elderly visit. The analysis used univariate and bivariate using Wilcoxon test. The results showed that  health education was effective to increase the number of elderly visit to the elderly health center with p value 0,018.It isrecommend forhealth workers forprovidehealth education aboutelderly health centre to ederly usingaudiovisualmedia so thatthe knowledgeandmotivation of elderlyto visitsthe elderlyhealth centre can beincreased.
Keywords: elderly visits, health education, elderly health centre
Penulis: Rahmita Novayenni, Febriana Sabrian, Jumaini
Kode Jurnal: jpkeperawatandd150577

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