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Programa - Qué aprenderás en este curso

2 horas para completar

Primary Health Care and Health for All: An Introduction

In this module, we'll go over some basics about the course and introduce you to the concept of primary health care as well as the history of its development. There is a short review quiz at the end of the module.

3 videos (Total 50 minutos), 5 readings, 1 quiz
3 videos
Module 1 Overview3m
Historical Perspectives on Primary Health Care40m
5 lecturas
Foundations of Global Health Specialization10m
Declaration of Alma Ata10m
Return to Alma Ata10m
A Renaissance in Primary Health Care10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
4 horas para completar

Exploring What Primary Health Care Really Is

In this module, we'll dig more deeply into primary health care, examine its more recent history, and then hear from Carl Taylor, a giant in the field. When you're ready, please take the review quiz and complete the peer review assignment.

4 videos (Total 67 minutos), 1 reading, 2 quizzes
4 videos
What is Primary Health Care27m
Primary Health Care in the 1990s and 2000s12m
Roots of Primary Health Care (Carl Taylor)22m
1 lectura
Two Videos10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
2 horas para completar

Approaches to Implementing Primary Health Care in Resource-Constrained Settings

Implementation of primary health care is challenging work, particularly when resources are in short supply. In this module, we'll examine some of the challenges and opportunities and look at some real-life examples. A short review quiz follows the lesson.

4 videos (Total 81 minutos), 4 readings, 1 quiz
4 videos
Programmatic Issues, Progress, and Challenges36m
Care Group Project Implementation15m
BRAC, Bangladesh, Nepal and Beyond27m
4 lecturas
The Care Group Difference10m
Building on the Current Evidence10m
Community participation: lessons for maternal, newborn, and child health.10m
Community-based approaches and partnerships - innovations in health service delivery in Bangladesh10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
2 horas para completar

Achieving Health for All Through Community Health Workers and Innovative Community-based Programming

In most settings, community members are in the best position to provide care to their neighbors. In this module, we'll examine primary health care systems that are built around community health workers. When you've finished the lesson, you'll take your fourth and final review quiz.

5 videos (Total 76 minutos), 2 readings, 1 quiz
5 videos
Community Health Workers in Historical Perspective21m
One Million Community Health Worker20m
The BRAC Manoshi Project12m
On the Road in Brazil to Achieving Health for All Through Primary Health Care17m
2 lecturas
Three Videos10m
Towards ending preventable child deaths10m
1 ejercicio de práctica
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Principales revisiones sobre Health for All Through Primary Health Care

por HHMar 19th 2017

superb it was a nice experience of the coursera express journey where i went back long history of PHC and how we forwarded and what challenges are ready to face for the public health

por MFMar 26th 2017

Very useful insight into the history of Primary Health Care and the projects around the world that make a real difference to people's lives.



Dr. Henry Perry, MD, PhD, MPH

Senior Scientist, International Health
Bloomberg School of Public Health

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