Quality Improvement of Family Planning Care

Overview

URC provided technical assistance to the Belize Ministry of Health (MOH) to strengthen contraceptive services in the country.

Key Activities

  • Supported the MOH in strengthening contraceptive services.
  • Strengthened health care providers competency in contraceptive services.
  • Improved compliance with protocols on contraception.
  • Established a monitoring system of quality standards and indicators.

Achievements

  • Created a job aid for adolescent sexual reproductive health 
  • Created and printed a job aid on contraceptive methods 
  • Developed the Belize MOH family planning protocol 
  • Trained healthcare providers on the family planning initiative
Duration
2011 to 2012
Funders 
Belize Ministry of Health
Partners 
Belize Ministry of Health
Regions/ Countries 
Geographic Scope 
San Ignacio Hospital and Urban Health Center, Western Regional Hospital and Urban Health Center