Expansion of safe abortion services in Nepal through auxiliary nurse-midwife provision of medical abortion, 2011-2013

Wednesday, February 10, 2016

Comprehensive abortion care services remain out of reach for many women in rural and remote areas of Nepal. This article describes a training and support strategy to train auxiliary nurse-midwives (ANMs), already certified as skilled birth attendants, as medical abortion providers and expand geographic access to safe abortion care to the community level in Nepal.