Monitoring And Data Management Of Participants Of Family Planning Program With SMS Reminder  
  Authors : Dwi Mulyani; Rintana Arnie


Indonesia is a country with a population of 269 million at the end of 2018 and is the fourth most populous country in the world after China, India and the United States. The Family Planning Program which aims to regulate births and limit the number of children in the family has officially entered the government program since 1967. The target is couples of childbearing age (Participants). The mechanism of implementation is overseen by a doctor or midwife. One of the factors that caused the failure of the Family Planning program was the lack of awareness and knowledge of the community about the Family Planning program. Not timely using contraception can cause pregnancy. The use of SMS Reminder can help remind participants by sending information about contraceptive use schedules to participants so they can be on time for contraceptive use.


Published In : IJCAT Journal Volume 7, Issue 7

Date of Publication : July 2020

Pages : 137-145

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Dwi Mulyani : Born in Sragen, Indonesia in 1979. Graduated with a Bachelor's degree in Computer from STMIK Banjarbaru in 2009, graduated with a Masters in Computer at STMIK Amikom Yogyakarta in 2015. Now teaches at STMIK Banjarbaru. very interested in the field of computer research. has published several national and international journals.

Rintana Arnie : Born in Banjarmasin, Indonesia in 1965. graduated in 1990 at Lambung Mangkurat University in the field of forestry science. graduated from the masters of Information Technology at the Surabaya Technical College (STTS) in 2007. Now works at STMIK Banjarbaru as a Lecturer.








SMS Reminder, Monitoring, Family Planning Program















The application of Monitoring and Data Management for Participants in the Family Planning Program to Midwife Practices with SMS Reminder can be used as a medium to monitor and deliver information on the schedule of repeated visits for family planning program participants, and is expected to improve the discipline of family planning program participants in using contraception. In accordance with the research by Ulla Strandbygaard at all which says that a daily SMS reminder was found to have a significant effect on adherence to asthma treatment. our findings expand upon those described by charles. as non-adherence not only problematic in respect to asthma tratment, it also opens the possibility for daily sms reminder to address the larger spectrum of cronic deseases [3][13][15][16][18]. Any form of reminders may thus decrease the rate of missed appointments, reducing the inefficienciesand costs generated by non-attendance.[6][8].Appendix










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