National policy and legislation in relation to maternal health and welfare

SHARE:

National Population Policy
·         Address the unmet needs for basic reproductive and child health services, supplies and infrastructure.
·         Reduce infant and maternal mortality.
·         Achieve universal immunization of children against all vaccine preventable diseases.
·         Promote delayed marriage for girls, not earlier than 18 and preferably after 20 years of age.
·         Achieve 80% institutional deliveries and 100% deliveries by trained persons.
·         Achieve universal access to information /counselling, and services for fertility regulation and contraception with wide basket of choices.
·         Achieve 100% registration of birth, deaths, marriage and pregnancy.
·         Contain the spread of AIDS, and promote greater integration between the management of reproductive tract infections and sexually transmitted infections and the National AIDS control organization.
·         Integrate Indian System of Medicine in the provision of reproductive and child health services and in reaching out to households.
·         Promote vigorously the small family norm to achieve replacement levels of TFR.

 Legislation
The Medical Termination of Pregnancy Act -1971
Conditions under which pregnancy can be terminated ( medical, eugenic, humanitarian, socioeconomic, failure of contraceptive).
Persons who can perform such terminations (Registered Medical practitioner).
The place where such termination can be performed (institution approved for the purpose)
 Dais were unwilling to trained and patients will to accept the old customary methods. In 1926 Midwives Registration Act formed for the purpose of better training of midwives.

Establishment of Indian nursing council and state nursing council.
The INC was constituted to establish a uniform standard of education for nurses, midwives, health visitors and auxiliary nurse midwives. The INC act was passed following an ordinance on December 31st 1947.

The pre-conception & pre-natal diagnostic techniques (prohibition of sex selection) act — 1994.
This Act may be called "the Pre-Natal Diagnostic Techniques (Regulation and Prevention of Misuse) Amendment Act, 2002
The Consumer Protection Act, 1986. Right to safety, Right to informed, Right to choose, Right to be heard, Right to seek compensation.

National programs related to mother and child health 
·         Maternal and child health program
·         Integrated child development service scheme  
·         Child Survival and Safe Motherhood program
·         Reproductive and child health program
·         Janani Suraksha yojna
Maternal and child health program:
·         To reduce maternal, infant and childhood mortality and morbidity.
·         Promote reproductive health
·         To promote physical and psychological development of children.
·         Integrated child development service scheme
·         Promotion of maternal and child health and nutrition.
Child Survival and Safe Motherhood program  
·         Newborn care
·         Immunization
·         Prevention of hypothermia & infection
·         Promotion of exclusive breast feeding
·         Referral of sick newborns
·         Management of acute diarrhea
Reproductive and child health program
·         Prevention and management of unwanted pregnancy 
·         Antenatal, delivery and postnatal services
·         Child survival services for newborns and infants
·         Management of reproductive tract infections and sexually transmitted diseases.
Janani Suraksha yojna
·         Reduction of MMR & IMR
·         Focus on Institutional delivery
·         NRHM
·         Accredited Social Health Activists- ASHA - Contraception, Immunization, supply folic acid tablets.
·         Reduction in infant mortality rate, maternal mortality rate
Janani Shishu Suraksha Yojana
Targeting mother and baby together for betterment of both .


COMMENTS

Name

anaphysio,3,ASEPSIS AND INFECTION CONTROL,9,audio,1,biochemistry,2,blog,1,BSN Notes: Assessment in Psychiatry,6,BSN Notes: Burns,11,BSN Notes: Care of Terminally Ill Patients,6,BSN Notes: Childhood and Developmental Disorders,6,BSN Notes: Common Behavioural and Social Problems,4,BSN Notes: Common Childhood Diseases,7,BSN Notes: Common Signs And Symptoms,32,BSN Notes: Community Mental Health Nursing,12,BSN Notes: Critical Care,12,BSN Notes: Disaster and Emergency,15,BSN Notes: ENT,8,BSN Notes: Eye,25,BSN Notes: History and Assessment,24,BSN Notes: Introduction of Psychiatry,27,BSN Notes: Legal Issues In Psychiatry,4,BSN Notes: Medication Administration,24,BSN Notes: Neuritic_Stress related and Somatization Disorders,10,BSN Notes: Neurology,6,BSN Notes: Oncological Nursing,8,BSN Notes: Organic Brain Disorders,1,BSN Notes: Oxygenation,3,BSN Notes: Personality_Sexual and Eating Disorders,5,BSN Notes: Principles and Concepts of Psychiatry Nursing,2,BSN Notes: Psych-pharmacology and Other Treatment Modalities,30,BSN Notes: Psychiatry Emergencies and Crisis Intervention,4,BSN Notes: Psychosocial Needs,5,BSN Notes: Schizophrenia and othe Psychotic Disorders,4,BSN Notes: The healthy child,5,BSN Notes: TNPR,9,BSN Notes: Urinary Elimination,14,chn,41,clinicalkannada,4,clinicals1,35,clinicals2,10,clinicals3,26,clinicals4,11,Code of Ethics,3,community,7,Critical thinking,7,drugs,3,Equipment & Linen,9,Equipments & Linen,1,Etics and Legal,1,exa,1,exam,11,featured,19,fon,141,fon3,141,fun,1,geriatric,1,graphic,1,Growth and Development,5,he,93,hotspot,6,kannada,54,language,1,Machinery,10,Medications,1,Memory Tools,9,mhn,126,microbiology,3,misc,2,mnemonics,48,msn,137,NCLEX,13,ncp,27,news,4,obg,28,OBG Medications,1,Peri- operative Nursing,2,pharma,29,Physical Examination and Assessment,9,Psychology,2,Pulse,7,resources,1,Respiration,4,Transitional care,1,Ventilators,5,voice,2,
ltr
item
notes.nursium.com: National policy and legislation in relation to maternal health and welfare
National policy and legislation in relation to maternal health and welfare
notes.nursium.com
https://notes.nursium.com/2017/10/national-policy-and-legislation-in.html
https://notes.nursium.com/
https://notes.nursium.com/
https://notes.nursium.com/2017/10/national-policy-and-legislation-in.html
true
3454605208880343795
UTF-8
Loaded All Posts Not found any posts VIEW ALL Readmore Reply Cancel reply Delete By Home PAGES POSTS View All RECOMMENDED FOR YOU LABEL ARCHIVE SEARCH ALL POSTS Not found any post match with your request Back Home Sunday Monday Tuesday Wednesday Thursday Friday Saturday Sun Mon Tue Wed Thu Fri Sat January February March April May June July August September October November December Jan Feb Mar Apr May Jun Jul Aug Sep Oct Nov Dec just now 1 minute ago $$1$$ minutes ago 1 hour ago $$1$$ hours ago Yesterday $$1$$ days ago $$1$$ weeks ago more than 5 weeks ago Followers Follow THIS CONTENT IS PREMIUM Please share to unlock Copy All Code Select All Code All codes were copied to your clipboard Can not copy the codes / texts, please press [CTRL]+[C] (or CMD+C with Mac) to copy