ReproductiveChildHealth

Reproductive & Child Health

The Reproductive and Child Health (RCH) Clinic opened in 2008 and is known for delivering compassionate care in a clean, well-staffed facility. DCMC is committed to helping reduce the country’s grim statistics on maternal and child mortality and morbidity per year.

The RCH Clinic Services Include:

    • Prenatal care and ultrasound
Photo by Moa Karlberg

Photo by Moa Karlberg

  • Emergency obstetric care, C-sections
  • Postnatal and newborn evaluation and care
  • Diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS, including mother to child transmission (PMTCT)
  • Family planning
  • Fertility counseling
  • Immunizations and well checks for children under age 5
  • Management of childhood diseases
  • Nutrition counseling for both expectant mothers and children

One Woman’s Lasting Legacy

Two patient stories illustrate how RCH started and how one woman paved the way for the work they do today.  Read One Woman’s Lasting Legacy.

Impact

The RCH Clinic provided the following in 2015:
  • A total of 17,516 patients were seen for prenatal care
  • Provided a safe, clean environment for 282 deliveries
  • Cared for more than 3,528 children below age 5 for immunization and health growth services
  • Provided family planning services for 540 patients
Photo by Sarah Griffin

Photo by Sarah Griffin