Part of the Technology Updates series, this fact sheet describes PATH and our partners’ work to provide minimally trained health care providers in developing countries with a tool designed to improve postnatal maternal and newborn care in rural clinic- and home-based settings. The tool, which runs on a mobile device, provides midwives with localized guidance on clinical decisions, patient record management, and instructional support.

Corporate author(s): PATH

Publication date: April 2012

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Mobile Midwife Platform

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This publication is part of the series Technology Updates

Related regions: Global

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