What has the government done to ensure implementation of the Essential Newborn Care Protocol?

Name of Office: NCDPC

The signing of the Administrative Order 2009-0025 last Dec. 1, 2009 institutionalizes policies and guidelines for government and private health facilities to adopt the essential newborn care protocol. Advocacy and dissemination for a have been done since its launch. Scale-up implementation in all health facilities and social marketing are both in the pipeline to ensure that the policy is implemented all over the country.