Who are TBAs?
Traditional birth attendants.
Medically untrained birth attendants that help deliver 80%+ of babies in rural/remote communities.
Why are we training them?
They have direct access to women.
Misoprostol is a cheap uterotonic drug that can stop 85-90% of PPH cases. TBAs can administer it.
Women trust traditional birth attendants (TBAs). They're the gatekeepers of change.
9 Session Curriculum
S1: Understanding maternal mortality
S2: Basic of maternal care
S3: Intro to PPH and misoprostol
S4: Before misoprostol administration
S5: Misoprostol administration
S6: Post-Administration Part 1
S7: Post-Administration Part 2
S8: Misoprostol Recap
S9: How to be a communal educator