The Uttar Pradesh Technical Support Unit provides technical support to the Government of Uttar Pradesh in the area of Reproductive, Maternal, New born, Child and Adolescent. The video depicts how the nurse mentors provide on-site clinical support to the staff nurse at Lakhimpur, Lakhimpur Kheir district, Uttar Pradesh. The mentoring and training has brought confidence and built their competencies in dealing with complications during deliveries.
Uttar Pradesh (UP) is the most populous state in India with historically high levels of fertility rates than the national average. Though fertility levels in UP declined considerably in recent decades, the current level is well above the government’s target of 2.1.
“PAHAL” is IHAT’s quarterly newsletter highlighting the work done by Government of Uttar Pradesh with the technical support from Uttar Pradesh Technical Support Unit.