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 OJCD  Vol.10 No.1 , March 2020
Evaluation of the Quality of Prenatal Consultation in Rural Area of Mali, Case of Kadiolo Health District
Abstract: Every woman has the right to receive satisfactory quality prenatal care in reproductive health. Giving a life while remaining alive and without sequelae must be the slogan of any gynecologist - obstetrician and midwife, as well as any health worker. It was a descriptive cross-sectional study dealing with the evaluation of the quality of prenatal consultations at the Kadiolo referral health center (or RHC). Adevis Donabedian’s model for assessing the quality of care and services served as a benchmark. According to Donabedian quality means good technical care, with good interpersonal relationships, and adequate and comfortable premises. This study took place from April 24 to December 04, 2017 and aimed to assess the current level of the quality of prenatal consultations at the Kadiolo referral health center, to study the structures in place including infrastructure and personnel, to specify the procedures and to determine their results. This work has permitted us to classify the RHC of Kadiolo at level III with 85%, which means that the references evaluated were satisfactory, with the level of 75% to 94%. In terms of structure, a pricing system was deemed affordable by the opinion of pregnant women. The analysis of the level of the human dimension revealed that the health center was level III. The pregnant women were satisfied with the reception which was good in 76% of the cases, as well as with the quality of the respect of the privacy in 96% and confidentiality in 95%. Despite the satisfaction of pregnant women, gaps remain to be filled in concerning the quality of the services received at the Kadiolo referral health center so as to reach level IV.
Cite this paper: Seydou, F. , Abdoulaye, S. , Ibrahima, K. , Amadou, B. , Mamadou, S. , Abdoulaye, S. , Oumar, T. , Amara, S. , Salia, T. , Alassane, T. , Doumbia, S. , Keita, M. , Yargueit, S. , Youssouf, T. , Ibrahima, T. and Niani, M. (2020) Evaluation of the Quality of Prenatal Consultation in Rural Area of Mali, Case of Kadiolo Health District. Open Journal of Clinical Diagnostics, 10, 49-64. doi: 10.4236/ojcd.2020.101005.
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