MAINTAINING ESSENTIAL HEALTH SERVICES AT PHC LEVEL IN EMERGENCIES IN NIGER STATE

Evidence showed that Covid-19 emergency health response has been disruptive to provision of essential health services, as health facilities shift resources from essential health services to the health emergency, that is, Covid-19 pandemic. In view of the current spate of insecurity in Niger State, Niger PAS assessed the effect of banditry and terrorism on essential health services in security challenged areas. This study assessed PHCs that were able to maintain essential services despite security emergencies by innovating and working with communities in service delivery.
MAINTAINING ESSENTIAL HEALTH SERVICES AT PHC LEVEL IN EMERGENCIES IN NIGER STATE