LADY HEALTH WORKERS PROGRAM IN PAKISTAN

Gomal Journal of Medical Sciences

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Title LADY HEALTH WORKERS PROGRAM IN PAKISTAN
 
Creator Ahmad, Iftikhar
 
Description Being signatory to Alma Ata declaration, the Government of Pakistan started the ‘National Program for Family Planning and Primary Health Care’ (NPFP & PHC), also called ‘Lady Health Workers (LHWs) program’ in 1994. Being one of the largest and successful, community-based program in the world, it is providing door-step PHC services to about one billion people, especially home-bound, rural, poor women, children and elderly. The program has been improving many health indicators including infant and maternal mortality rates in the last two & a half decades.1
 
Publisher Gomal Medical College, D.I.Khan, Pakistan
 
Date 2019-12-31
 
Type info:eu-repo/semantics/article
info:eu-repo/semantics/publishedVersion

 
Format application/pdf
 
Identifier http://www.gjms.com.pk/ojs24/index.php/gjms/article/view/2094
 
Source 1997-2067
1819-7973
 
Language eng
 
Relation http://www.gjms.com.pk/ojs24/index.php/gjms/article/view/2094/1311
 
Rights Copyright (c) 2019 Iftikhar Ahmad
https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-nc/4.0
 

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