Can she make it? Transportation barriers to accessing maternal and child health care services in rural Ghana

@inproceedings{Atuoye2015CanSM,
  title={Can she make it? Transportation barriers to accessing maternal and child health care services in rural Ghana},
  author={Kilian N Atuoye and Jenna Dixon and Andrea Rishworth and Sylvester Z Galaa and Sheila A Boamah and Isaac Luginaah},
  booktitle={BMC health services research},
  year={2015}
}
BACKGROUND The Ghana Community based Health Planning and Services (CHPS) strategy targets to bring health services to the doorsteps of clients in a manner that improves maternal and child health outcomes. In this strategy, referral is an important component but it is threatened in a rural context where transportation service is a problem. Few studies have examined perceptions of rural dwellers on transportation challenges in accessing maternal health care services within CHPS. METHODS Using… CONTINUE READING
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