In addition to helping families thrive, the company is working to bring Best Practices and accepted industry standards to the growing yet completely unregulated industry of newborn care
The districts selected were primarily naive in initiating any form of facility-based newborn care
interventions and had high institutional delivery load.
ICEA continues to promote family centered maternity newborn care
and provide resources, educational programs and professional certifications to its members.
Teams and partnerships were formed that carried out activities that tried to address all aspects of high-risk newborn care
in order to improve neonatal survival in the district.
In each country, after baseline data on birth outcomes had been collected, the Essential Newborn Care
program was implemented and outcome data were collected for 4-9 months.
World Health Organization shared the much-awaited local adapted version of IMPAC guidelines with the national mother and newborn care
programme of the Ministry for its incorporation in the existing curriculum.
The event was jointly organized by National Mother and Newborn care
programme of the Ministry of Health and Pakistan Initiative for Mothers and New-born (PAIMAN).
A study that tracked more than 120,000 births in six developing countries found the three-day Essential Newborn Care
training regimen--which covers basic newborn care
, the importance of early breastfeeding, and how to keep infants warm and dry--had a profound impact on births in six developing countries.
Although the roles of family planning and maternal and newborn care
in reducing maternal mortality have been documented separately, powerful new evidence produced by the Guttmacher Institute and the United Nations Population Fund (UNFPA) establishes for the first time the large synergistic benefits of investing simultaneously in both.
London, Feb 18 (ANI): A study has revealed that the rate of stillbirths in rural areas of six developing countries fell more than 30 percent following a basic training program in newborn care
for birth attendants.
According to a recent World Health Organization report, more than one million African babies die within their first month of life--500,000 within the first twenty-four hours--most from infections that could be easily and cheaply prevented with antenatal and newborn care
is the daily physical care of the newborn.
Nurses who chose to develop intensive newborn care
skills made more money.
Now the Valencia resident is leading a nationwide campaign to increase hospital stays for new mothers and make doulas - a Greek word meaning "one who mothers the mother" - part of newborn care
Thus it is imperative that measures be adopted forthwith to improve the state of maternal and newborn care