Results from rapid health facility surveys in Zambia. MORE MAMaZ

Authors: MORE MAMaZ
Document Type: Factsheets
Publication Date: 2016

This factsheet presents the key findings and recommendations. In order to understand how the Zambian health system can respond to increased demand for essential Maternal and Newborn Health (MNH) services. MORE MAMaZ undertook two rapid surveys of selected health facilities. The main objective of these surveys was to ascertain the level of essential MNH services and the availability of related critical staffing equipment and medicines being provided by facilities supported by the programme.

MORE Mobilising Access to Maternal Health in Zambia (MORE MAMaZ) was funded by Comic Relief. The programme was implemented by Transaid, Health Partners International, Development Data and Disacare in partnership with the Ministry of Community Development, Mother and Child Health and District Community Health Teams.

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Tags: Data collection, Antenatal care, Skilled birth attendants, Access to health services, Community-based programmes and interventions, Maternal newborn child health, MNCH, policy development, health service delivery, reaching every woman, institutional delivery, health facility surveys,