The Need, availability and financing of reproductive health services

  • 145 Pages
  • 1.55 MB
  • English
Alan Guttmacher Institute , [New York]
Women"s Health Services -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Women"s Health Services -- economics., Maternal Health Services -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Maternal Health Services -- economics., Contraception Behavior -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Sterilization, Reproductive -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Sexually Transmitted Diseases -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Infertility -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Genetic Screening -- statistics & numerical data -- United States., Abortion, Induced -- statistics & numerical data -- United St
Other titlesReproductive health services.
Statementby Jacqueline Darroch Forrest, Rachel Benson Gold, Asta-Maria Kenney.
Genrestatistics & numerical data
ContributionsGold, Rachel Benson., Kenney, Asta-Maria., Alan Guttmacher Institute.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 145 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14741656M
ISBN 100939253178

Get this from a library. The need, availability, and financing of reproductive health services. [Jacqueline Darroch Forrest; Rachel Benson Gold; Asta-Maria Kenney; Alan Guttmacher Institute.]. The Need developed from the ASK (Access, Services and Knowledge) programme and from the combined expertise of the ASK programme’s seven collaborating partners.

The ASK programme succeeded in its aim of increasing the uptake of sexual and reproductive health (SRH) services among young people, aged 10 to 24 years, including under-served groups. The sevenFile Size: 2MB. This guidebook sets out the public health rationale for making it easier for adolescents to obtain the health services that they need to protect and improve their health and well-being, including sexual and reproductive health services.

It defines ‘adolescent-friendly health services’ from the perspective of quality, and provides step-by. access to reproductive health is an opportunity for a renewed commitment to further advance the SRH agenda. Based on this global political reaffirmation of the ICPD agenda, reproductive rights are now considered a human right for all people, including universal access to reproductive health.

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RESOLVE does not endorse any of the listed programs and services. Government policies support the full coverage of health services for pregnant women, women in delivery and postpartum, and children aged 0–18 years.

However, in practice there are challenges in ensuring the availability of quality sexual and reproductive health services for these groups, especially for. the supply and demand side barriers in the delivery of essential health services in order to realize the goals of vision and the Constitution.

The Bill of Rights clearly articulates the right for health including reproductive health. The transformational changes in the Kenyan Health System with the devolution provide a unique. inputs into the health system, such as the health workforce, procurement and supplies, and financing.

Increased inputs should lead to improved service delivery and enhanced access to services. Ensuring availability of health services that meet a minimum quality standard and securing access to them are key functions of a health system.

The guidance note is organized around four sets of questions that are key to placing the health financing dialogue in the context of a country’s macroeconomic and fiscal context. Each section points to measures, resources, and analytical tools that are available to assist in.

Understanding Access to Health Services. The Access to Health Services topic area encompasses 3 components: coverage, services, and timeliness.

Coverage. Health insurance coverage helps patients gain entry into the health care system. Lack of adequate coverage makes it difficult for people to get the health care they need and, when they do get. For more than 50 years, a network of public programs and providers have assisted millions of low-income women of childbearing age in the U.S.

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to obtain sexual and reproductive health services. strengthening of health systems Family planning services in developing countries have evolved significantly since the first programs were launched in the s, when contraceptive products were limited to barrier methods.

Since then, family planning has been identified as a critical element of reproductive health. Services have been broadened to. The experience of Kouroussa in Haute Guinea through the Population and Reproductive Health Project presented at the development marketplace competition with the project ending female genital cutting also gave the opportunity to the Bank to address FGM/C in a more systematic way, using all available resources.

A federal government website managed by the Office on Women's Health in the Office of the Assistant Secretary for Health at the U.S.

Department of Health and Human Services. Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, DC • Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. ET (closed on federal holidays). Immunization rates and the delivery of other child health services have improved substantially since However, coverage trends have been mixed for maternal and reproductive health services.

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TCI University (TCI-U) is The Challenge Initiative’s key mechanism for scaling up urban reproductive health solutions. Its toolkits deliver highly synthesized and practical how-to guidance and resources for implementing proven family planning approaches.

Coaching and communities of practice provide opportunities for more hands-on technical support and peer-to-peer learning and exchange. Reproductive health refers to the condition of male and female reproductive systems during all life stages.

These systems are made of organs and hormone-producing glands, including the pituitary gland in the brain. Ovaries in females and testicles in males are reproductive organs, or gonads, that maintain health of their respective systems. Sexual and reproductive health is not only about physical wellbeing – it includes the right to healthy and respectful relationships, health services that are inclusive, safe and appropriate, access to accurate information, effective and affordable methods of contraception and access to timely support and services in relation to unplanned.

Footnotes *Geographic heterogeneity in the effective costs of reproductive health services seems likely to increase in view of a series of Supreme Court decisions increasing states' authority to regulate abortion and the government's general authority to control procedures within publicly funded family planning : Webster v.

Reproductive Health Services, U.S. (). According to the most recent data, approximately women die every day from preventable causes related to pregnancy and childbirth. This is about one woman every two minutes. For every woman who dies, an estimated 20 or 30 encounter injuries, infections or disabilities.

Most of these deaths and injuries are entirely preventable. Making motherhood safer is a human rights imperative, and it is. Sexual and reproductive health and rights must not be de-prioritised by governments.

They are essential life-saving services which need to be part of the critical response to this crisis.”. 1 ACKNOWLEDGMENTS The Youth Reproductive Health Project Design and Proposal Writing Guide was developed by the International Youth Foundation as part of the Planning for Life project funded through grant agreement GSM under the USAID GSM Flexible Fund.

particular need to provide services and train personnel to ensure that no young ing there is no time to visit schools to provide sexual and reproductive health infor- The availability of. SIECUS recognizes that good sexual and reproductive health is a human right.

SIECUS advances comprehensive sexuality education as a means of building a foundation for a long-term culture shift that will positively impact all levels of society, particularly issues of gender and racial equity, sexuality, sexual and reproductive health, consent, personal safety, and autonomy.

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The Indian public health sector encompasses 18% of total outpatient care and 44% of total inpatient care. Middle and upper class individuals living in India tend to use public healthcare less than those with a lower standard of living. Additionally, women and the elderly are more likely to use public services.

EngenderHealth is a (c)(3) nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., active in women's health and sexual and reproductive health (SRH) operating in nearly 20 countries Africa, Asia, and the Americas.

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The organization was established in and provided access to voluntary surgical contraception in the United States during its first 25 years. vision of reproductive health services, particularly family planning, that are appropri-ate for adolescents’ needs and are available in a way that is accessible to them.

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