Reproductive & Child Health

The Reproductive and Child Health (RCH) Clinic opened in 2008 and is known for delivering compassionate care in a clean, well-staffed facility. DCMC is committed to helping reduce the country’s grim statistics on maternal and child mortality and morbidity per year.

The RCH Clinic Services Include:

Photo by Moa Karlberg

Photo by Moa Karlberg

  • Prenatal care and ultrasound
  • Emergency obstetric care, C-sections
  • Postnatal and newborn evaluation and care
  • Diagnosis and management of sexually transmitted diseases and HIV/AIDS, including mother to child transmission (PMTCT)
  • Family planning
  • Fertility counseling
  • Immunizations and well checks for children under age 5
  • Management of childhood diseases
  • Nutrition counseling for both expectant mothers and children

One Woman’s Lasting Legacy

Two patient stories illustrate how RCH started and how one woman paved the way for the work they do today. ¬†Read One Woman’s Lasting Legacy.

Impact

The RCH Clinic provided the following in 2017:
  • care for more than 36,000 patients
  • a safe, clean environment for 595 deliveries
  • care for nearly 6,000 children below age 5 for immunization and health growth services
  • family planning services for more than 300 patients
Photo by Sarah Griffin

Photo by Sarah Griffin