Various reports have been compiled to document the successes and lessons learned by HBS implementers and Survive and Thrive GDA partners.
Helping Babies Breathe
|||Lessons learned guiding the way forward: A 5-year report from the HBB Global Development Alliance|
A 5-year report from the HBB Global Development Alliance
June 7, 2015
Lily P. Kak, Joseph Johnson, Robert McPherson, William Keenan, Eileen Schoen
No matter where in the world or what the economic circumstances, all mothers and babies deserve to have an attended birth. - Susan Niermeyer, MD, MPH, FAAP
Helping Babies Breathe: Lessons learned guiding the way forward
|||Basic Neonatal Resuscitation: Global Landscape Analysis|
Authors: Indira Narayana and Donna Vivio
Publication Date: September 2016
This landscape analysis released by the UN Commission on Life-Saving Commodities reviews the progress made in the coverage of basic neonatal resuscitation in LMICs, touching on the origin and evolution of basic neonatal resuscitation to meet global requirements, training and quality of care, M&E, relevant ENAP metrics, indicators, procurement issues, and reprocessing of devices. It also covers challenges and potential solutions, innovations, and recommendations for the way forward.
|||Reprocessing Guidelines for Basic Neonatal Resuscitation Equipment in Resource-Limited Settings|
Corporate author(s): PATH
Publication date: July 2016
The guidelines contain an overview of reprocessing materials and equipment, space planning and workflow, detailed step-by-step disinfection instructions, training and supervision considerations, and further considerations for health facility administrators and ministry of health officials. The general job aid should be posted in the reprocessing area along with the appropriate job aid for the selected method of disinfection.
|||Reprocessing Job Aid |
Follow detailed instructions in the Reprocessing Guidelines for Basic Neonatal Resuscitation Equipment in Resource-Limited Settings
- Wear complete personal protective equipment (gloves, cap, mask, eye protection, apron, boots)
- Clean the reprocessing area
- Prepare the reprocessing materials
- Label containers for reprocessing with name, date, and time of solution prepared