The application of Basic Ante Natal Care principles

: 2 credits
Expiry Date
: None
CPD Units
: 2.00 Points
: 4/4

Basic antenatal Care (BANC) approach to antenatal care service provision

Keywords: Antenatal care, basic antenatal care, pregnancy, antenatal visit

Reading material:

Educational Objectives

Educational Aim:
The aim of this module is to provide an overview of the BANC as an approach that is used to provide antenatal care (ANC) services.

Editor's comments:
This article gives a reader an understanding of the BANC approach and why it is a  preferred approach to ANC service provision for the developing countries compared to the traditional approach.

Educational Outcomes:
Upon completion of this module practitioners should have a clear understanding of:

  1. What is the BANC approach.
  2. How the BANC approach is different from the traditional approach to ANC.
  3. Why the BANC approach is a preferred approach for developing countries.

Instruction for this Module

  • Read the supplied reading material and complete the quiz at the end
  • You need to pass the quiz and complete the course rating to generate the module certificate at the end
  • You have three attempts to pass the quiz
  • The pass grade is 70%
  • Please click on the CPD certificate link to claim your certificate and to update your CPD Manager

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