Comprehensive Emergency Obstetric and Neonatal Care



C-EmONC training provides adequate knowledge and skills needed for the skilled birth attendants (SBAs) to effectively manage perinatal period and its Obstetric emergencies including those which need surgical interventions.

When correctly applied Comprehensive Emergence Obstetric and Neonatal Care (C-EmONC) training skills can contribute to decrease the number of maternal deaths, neonatal deaths and stillbirths taking place in health facilities. Reduction of maternal and neonatal mortality in Rwanda is one of the priorities of the Rwanda Ministry of Health.