Table 1

BEmOC signal functions of public health facilities

HaripurNowshera
BHU
(n=7)
MCHC
(n=1)
RHC
(n=2)
Hospital
(n=3)
DHQH
(n=1)
RHC
(n=5)
Hospital
(n=2)
DHQH
(n=1)
Parenteral administration of antibiotics51231521
Parenteral administration of oxytocin71221520
Parenteral administration of magnesium sulfate40111111
Assisted vaginal delivery10021321
Manual removal of placenta60221521
Removal of retained products of conception70121511
Neonatal resuscitation with bag and mask41121321
BEmOC facility000 1 1 1 1 0
 Caesarean section00001011
 Blood transfusions00001011
CEmOC facility000 0 1 0 1 0
  • BEmOC, basic emergency obstetric care; BHU, basic health units; CEmOC, comprehensive emergency obstetric care; DHQH, District Headquarter Hospitals; MCHC, maternal and child health centre; RHC, rural health centre.