Improvement of Maternal and Neonatal Health in Belize


URC provided technical support to improve maternal and neonatal health through supporting an initial collaborative and building improvement capacity in Belize.


  • Developed a Quality Improvement Maternal and Neonatal Care Policy
  • Established neonatal standards and indicators
  • Developed a change package with improvement objectives and a monitoring system 
  • Improved compliance with active management of the third stage of labor, increased use of partographs, and improved postpartum care
2009 to 2010
Belize Ministry of Health
Regions/ Countries 
Geographic Scope 
Toledo and Stann Creek districts