Partners in Population and Development in collaboration with the Directorate General of Family Planning, Ministry of Health and Family Welfare, Government of Bangladesh launched a Two-days training on “Prevention of Postpartum Hemorrhage (PPH) with Misoprostol” on 14th June 2022. This training program is scheduled from 14 to 15 June 2022 under the project “Providing Safe, Comprehensive and Appropriate Intervention to Prevent Postpartum Hemorrhage for Reduction of Maternal Mortality in Bangladesh”, funded by the Chinese South-South Cooperation Assistance Fund.
Objectives of the PPH Training Program in Bangladesh:
- To disseminate the standard protocol management for active management of 3rd stage of labour and to ensure uniform and safe Institutional practice
- To train the service providers (doctors, midwives, nurses, FWVs) of the institutes to perform active management of 3rd stage of labour for all birthing women
- To inform the rational use of Uterotonic drugs – Oxytocin, ergometrine, and role of Misoprostol for preventing PPH
- To discuss, demonstrate and to train the service providers regarding the evidence based management of PPH