Archive GMHC2013

Access to and Quality of Maternal Health Medicines and Care

“Respectful maternal care was said to be more than just a means to an end, and can be framed as several issues: human rights, quality of care, equity and public health,” Jocalyn Clark, senior editor of PLoS Medicine, noted on the final day of the 2013 Global Maternal Health Conference (GMHC). Quality of care seems … Read more

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SIAPS to Present at 2013 Global Maternal Health Conference

*Read an update on the conference here. Approximately 800 women die every day from preventable causes associated with pregnancy and childbirth, according to the World Health Organization. But many of these deaths can be prevented with access to adequate health services with skilled health providers administering essential medicines and supplies to patients. SIAPS’ work on … Read more