Primary Health Care in Southern Africa: A comprehensive approach by Kathy DennillPrimary Health Care in Southern Africa: A comprehensive approach by Kathy Dennill

Primary Health Care in Southern Africa: A comprehensive approach

EditorKathy Dennill, Kirstie Rendall-Mkosi, Laetitia King

Paperback | January 15, 2013

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Primary health care in southern Africa: A comprehensive approach 3e focuses on primary health care, drawing on an Integrated Management of Childhood Illness (IMCI) approach. It covers topics such as international views on primary health care, community participation in health care andcommunication in health care. The book is centered on the principles of equal access, equity and participation of all. These principles prioritise those with the greatest need for health care and promote shared responsibility between health care providers and health care users.
Kathy Dennill is Director of Kedibone Health Systems Consultants. Kirstie Rendall-Mkosi is Lecturer in the School of Health Systems and Public Health at the University of Pretoria. Laetitia King is with Kedibone Health Systems Consultants.
Title:Primary Health Care in Southern Africa: A comprehensive approachFormat:PaperbackDimensions:256 pages, 9.45 × 6.61 × 0.03 inPublished:January 15, 2013Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0195997719

ISBN - 13:9780195997712


Table of Contents

1. Global approaches to primary health care2. Implementing PHC in southern Africa3. Interdisciplinary health teams for health systems4. Collaborative approaches used in the delivery of health care5. Health promotion6. Communication in health care7. Strengthening the health system in southern Africa: A health system based on PHC