A system for monitoring and responding to excess mortality in a health deprived setting of northern Ghana
Learning Areas:Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Provision of health care to the public
Public health or related nursing
Public health or related organizational policy, standards, or other guidelines
Public health or related research
Describe low-cost, replicable organizational strategies for addressing excess perinatal mortality in rural remote localities of sub-Saharan Africa.
Keyword(s): International MCH, System Involvement
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have over 20 years of experience in public health nursing in Ghana. I have worked as a practitioner and District Director of Health Services, and am currently an Implementation Coordinator at the Upper East Regional Health Directorate. My primary focus has been on maternal and child health and community-based health programs.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.