Yearly Archives: 2018

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Every Preemie—SCALE Releases Technical Brief on Family Participation in the Care of the Inpatient Newborn

On World Prematurity Day, Every Preemie—SCALE joins the global community in highlighting the importance of “Working together: partnering with families in the care of small and sick newborns”. Each year 1 in 10 babies around the world are born preterm, or before 37 weeks gestation, and many others have life-threatening conditions that require hospitalization. Evidence [...]

By |2018-11-15T19:54:07+00:00November 17th, 2018|Global|0 Comments

Midwives Leading the Way with Quality Care

Today, on the International Day of the Midwife, we acknowledge and applaud the valuable contributions of midwives around the world to support maternal and newborn health. This year’s theme is “Midwives leading the way with quality care”, and when 15 million babies around the world are born preterm – before 37 weeks of pregnancy are [...]

By |2018-05-05T01:07:18+00:00May 5th, 2018|Global, Malawi|0 Comments

Every Preemie Partners with University of Malawi College of Medicine and MaiKhanda Trust to Assess Innovative Family-Led Care Model

In Malawi, 120,000 babies are born preterm (less than 37 weeks of gestation) each year, and over 5,000 children under 5 die due to direct preterm complications. Malawi has the highest rate of preterm birth in the world. In addition to these babies who are born too soon, 14% of babies are born too small [...]

By |2018-04-04T14:26:36+00:00April 4th, 2018|Implementation Research, Malawi|0 Comments