Basic emergency obstetrics and newborn care (BEmONC)

A health facility providing all seven of the basic signal functions (within the past 3 month period). The Guidelines for Monitoring the Availability and Use of Obstetric Services; issued by UNICEF; WHO and UNFPA in 1997 provided the basis for the development of emergency care including the 6 process indicators for the provision of emergency care and the basic signal functions. (www.amddprogram.org/v1/resources/UsingUNIndicatorsQA-EN.pdf)

Basic emergency obstetrics and newborn care (BEmONC) was last modified: May 12th, 2015 by Adrian Bannister