- Education, Health System Strengthening, Neonatal, Saving Babies' Lives
Successfully putting new neonatal care training to the test in Preah Vihear Province
Back in November 2019, Navy, a 29-year-old mother-to-be from Srey Sonos Village in Preah Vihear Province, travelled 100km to January 16 Referral Hospital, as she felt she was in premature labour. There, she gave birth to her daughter, Vany. Vany was admitted to the…
- Community, Health System Strengthening, Saving Babies' Lives
Saved by Timely Intervention
In Preal Village, Rovieng District, Preah Vihear Province, a farmer named Sak is one of two Village Health Support Group (VHSG) volunteers assigned to the community. Sak has been a VHSG for over 26 years, and has been participating in Participatory Action Research (PAR),…
- COVID-19, Health System Strengthening, Neonatal, Policy & Guidelines, Saving Babies' Lives, Sepsis
Setting the standard of newborn care
The AHC neonatal model sets the standard of newborn care in Cambodia, supporting the development and implementation of neonatal care throughout the Cambodian health system, challenging the notion that quality neonatal care is expensive, complicated and unattainable in a low-resource setting. Since the establishment…
- Health System Strengthening, Saving Babies' Lives
Checking in at Rovieng Health Centre in Rural Preah Vihear
The AHC Saving Babies’ Lives team return to Rovieng Health Centre in rural Preah Vihear province, Cambodia, to follow up on neonatal care training and BaRT.
- Neonatal, Policy & Guidelines, Saving Babies' Lives
Meet BaRT: The App Helping Newborns Breathe
AHC has developed an innovative and sustainable solution to reduce neonatal mortality due to breathing-related deaths: the Baby Resuscitation Training system (BaRT).