Tanzanian hospitals are set to use e-Health and mobile Health programs in partnership with the Ministry of Health to help improve health communication and treatment.
The conference sessions focused on the costs and financing of maternal and newborn health, socio-economic and cultural factors affecting maternal and newborn health and engaging with civil society to improve health outcomes.
The bill provides $1.65 billion for the fight against AIDS, tuberculosis and malaria, moving the U.S. one step closer to meeting its three-year, $4 billion pledge to the organization.
India accounts for nearly a fifth of the world’s child deaths. In terms of numbers, it is the highest in the world. The author advocates for more attention and resources for newborn death which represents stagnant.
The results-based grant will be used in Ondo, Adamawa and Nasarawa states to help address maternal and newborn health, immunisations and control communicable diseases.
One of the major reasons for such a high rate, said paediatricians, is the fact that most deliveries still happen at homes with minimal medical care.
After a successful rollout of the Kangaroo mothercare system in all 27 district hospitals in the country, officials are now targeting health centres countrywide.
New program in Maharastra aims to monitor and improve the health of women and babies from the time of conception until the baby is two years old.
Pioneering studies are helping to explain how the foods a mother eats during her pregnancy may affect the way genes function in her children.
The ambulance is equipped with cutting edge technology including a ventilator, incubator, baby warmer among other intensive care equipment and fully geared around critical care for the newborn.