New Diarrhea Guidelines Look Toward a Healthy Future for Vietnam’s Families

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New Diarrhea Guidelines Look Toward a Healthy Future for Vietnam’s Families

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This briefing paper details PATH's partnership with officials and health leaders in Vietnam that bridged policy with community health delivery to reduce hospitalization and death from childhood diarrhea. A multi-faceted effort brought the national guidelines up to date, trained and equipped health workers, and raised community awareness. The document also summarizes a pilot project to roll out and evaluate the new guidelines at provincial and district levels.

 

Author: PATH

Published: 2011

 

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