A SEMINAR PAPER ON BASIC HEALTH SERVICE: ITS BENEFIT IN MIDWIFERY
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Greater percentage of people in the developing countries consults the native medicine man or the traditional herbalist when they fall ill. Some buy drugs from the pharmacist or undertake to treat themselves, while others are too ignorant to know when illness they suffer from is serious and demands attention. Basic Health Services provided by heath care staff are comprehensive health care services, and health development of community depends on accessibility and quality of basic health services. Chartbin.com (2009).
Basic health staff including community health workers have been providing maternal and child health care, nutrition promotion, school health, environmental health, expanded programme of immunization and activities for controlling diseases such as TB, Malaria, HIV/AIDS, leprosy and other communicable disease. Also collect data on health and health related information and report monthly for monitoring, supervision, midyear and yearly evaluation. Yardley Jhet all (2010). Basic health service section, public health division of department of health is responsible for administration and management of Basic Health Staff and also responsible for implementation, supervision, monitoring and evaluation of Basic health care activities especially for rural areas through primary health care approach. Mayoclinic.com (2010).
It refers to in and out of area emergency services, inpatient hospital and physician care, outpatient medical services, laboratory/radiologic services and preventive health service. Code de Virginia (2012). According to World Health Organization (WHO), a well functioning Basic HealthCare system requires a robust financing mechanism; a well trained and adequately paid workforce; reliable information on which to base decisions and policies; and well maintained health facilities and logistics to deliver quality machines and technologies.
Operational Definition of Terms
Basic: This refers to the fundamental or elementary process that serve as a baseline for further actions.
Health: State of being free from physical or psychological disease, illness or malfunction.
Service: This is a care rendered to a patient in order to assist in preventing illnesses; restore and maintain their health.
Benefit: This refers to the important or usefulness of something.
Midwifery: This is a practice or science that deals with the care of a woman from pregnancy, labour and pueperium.
At the end of the seminar, the participants will be able to
- Define the concept of Basic Health Services.
- Highlight the units where basic health services can be rendered.
- Know her roles in the delivery of basic health services
- Know at least 5 benefits of basic health services in midwifery.
Significance of the Topic
This topic will
- Help to enlighten the society about the need to seek basic health services when illness occurs.
- Enable the midwife to know her role in the delivery of health care service in the hospital and community.
- Increases the knowledge and skills of the midwife towards the care of the patients.
- Reduces the risk of morbidity and mortality rate among women and children in the society.
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