To achieve Low Maternal Mortality and Morbidity Rates and to fully carry out the implementation of a comprehensive MATERNAL CARE PROGRAM for Pregnant and lactating Women specifically to the Indigenous /marginalized Clients.
To achieve low maternal mortality and morbidity rates the Municipal Health Office of Siruma implements is comprehensive maternal care program for pregnant and lactating women. Clients are advised to submit themselves to monthly pre-natal check-up. They should submit themselves to post-natal care at least two to three times for six weeks upon delivery. During pre-natal check-up, ferrous sulfate plus folic acid supplement is given to pregnant at least 180 tablets for entire pregnancy. At least four pre-natal check-up before getting birth. Calcium carbonate for the second trimester. Vital sign monitoring and bmi (body mass index) is also conducted. Post-partum, home visit and giving iron supplements for three months and vitamin A. During home visit, midwives conducts family planning counselling and information dissemination on the importance of breastfeeding and its benefits for the baby and the mother.
|Office or Division:
|MUNICIPAL HEALTH OFFICE
|Type of Transaction:
|Who may avail:
|FEES TO BE PAID
|Sign in the Client Log Book in the Office
|Assist the client signing in the logbook. Provide the required document
|Submit the required documents/ forms.
|Receive the required documents/forms.
|Nenita A. Cabrillas Irene A. Odi Bennese R. Lopez Pinky Rose O. Israel