Family planning only fpo program billing guide for. The 2018 edition of the handbook includes new who recommendations that expand. World family planning highlights 2017 the united nations. By reducing rates of unintended pregnancies, contraception also reduces the. Family planning is central to gender equality and womens empowerment, and it is a key factor in reducing poverty. Yes, if you only want family planning services, you can enroll in the family planning program without enrolling in medicaid, mchp, or a private health plan. Family planning program maryland health connection. Female abdominal, laparoscopic, and hysteroscopic 0. World health organization who family planning 2020. Who library cataloguinginpublication data a guide to family planning for community health workers and their clients. We work with people of any gender, age, nationality or sexual orientation. Sep 26, 2017 family planning saves women from the health hazards of unplanned pregnancies or complications resulting from giving birth during vulnerable times. Family planning services are services provided to individuals of childbearing age to temporarily or permanently prevent or delay pregnancy. The tools can be used by facilitators and curriculum developers to design, implement and evaluate highquality training and education in fprh.
Most importantly, countries are in the drivers seat. At our clinics we can help with contraception, sti testing and treatment, cervical screening, pregnancy testing, abortion referrals, pms and menopause, hpv vaccinations, and advice and support for other sexual and reproductive health issues. Yet in developing regions, an estimated 232 million women who want to avoid pregnancy are not using safe and effective family planning methods. The family planning eligibility program covers the initial diagnosis and treatment of stds and stis, as well as hiv testing and counseling, provided during a family planning encounter. Earliest time that a woman can start a family planning method after childbirth. This is not harmful, although may be inconvenient for some women. Access to safe, voluntary family planning is a human right. All of the family planning methods found in this chapter are used safely by millions of women. When unmet need for family planning is measured in a comparable way at different dates, the trend indicates whether there has been progress towards meeting womens needs for family planning. The 2018 edition of the handbook includes new who recommendations that expand contraceptive choices. It can help family planning providers to assist clients choosing a family planning method, to support effective use, and to solve clients problems. Family planning definition of family planning by merriam. Benefits of family planning hesperian health guides. Family planning a global handbook for providers who.
Women who are breastfeeding can start progestin only pills or implants at any time postpartum pp. All services provided to family planning only clients require a primary focus and diagnosis of family planning. Sustainable development goals and family planning 2020. Our strategy at the country level is to increase modern contraceptive use and improve family planning services for the growing number of urban poor in subsaharan africa and south asia using innovative, lowcost interventions that address the supply of and demand for family planning. Not only do adolescents wish to use family planning methods to avoid, delay, space, or limit births, but. The development has been by led by who, unfpa, usaid and other partners and agencies. Family planning programs have given people the ability to decide and plan for children, but they have also been used for broader purposes such as healthcare and population control. A guide to family planning for community health workers and their clients adapted from the whos decisionmaking tool for family planning clients and providers. If you weigh more than 70kg, the ecp is less effective and a copper iud is recommended. When contraception is used to space birth, couples may start to use family planning earlier with the intention to delay a pregnancy.
Download as a pdf or order multiple copies of this pamphlet. How to use whos family planning guidelines and tools part 2. Family planning contraception reduces the need for abortion, especially unsafe abortion. Improve pregnancy planning and spacing, and prevent unintended pregnancy.
Family planning services provide services in accordance with the appropriate clinical recommendation screening components contraceptive services. This may be done before a couple has had their desired number of children. This billing guide includes billing information for the following programs. Family planning is central to gender equality and women s empowerment, and it is a key factor in reducing poverty.
Family planning and the 2030 agenda for sustainable development. The platform fp2020 has built is resilient, inclusive, and effective. How to use whos family planning guidelines and tools. Family planning is one of the 10 great public health achievements of the 20th century. Family planning, by definition, is deciding the number and spacing of your children.
Family planning and the 2030 agenda for sustainable. Introduction family planning is the term given for prepregnancy planning and action to delay, prevent or actualize a pregnancy. Additionally, there are many who might wish to use contraception but are not, necessarily, planning a family e. A guide to family planning for community health workers and their clients.
Our reproductive function is being voluntarily adapted to dramatic new. Purpose of this tool this flipchart is a tool to use during family planning counselling or in group sessions with clients. Choosing a family planning method hesperian health guides. Data booklet both the need for family planning and the use of modern contraceptive methods have increased globally among the 1. Family planning eligibility program coverage is restricted to specific procedure codes and diagnosis codes, as described in the family planning eligibility program module and listed in family planning eligibility program codes, accessible from the code sets page at in.
Family planning and contraception world health organization. Fp2020 has prioritized 69 focus countries2 to accelerate progress, including 36 commitmentmaking countries which are working to expand access to family planning commodities and services. Zambia is dedicated to improving sustainable access to family planning and achieving the goals it set out in 2012, specifically to increase the modern contraceptive prevalence rate among married women to 58% by 2020. Beginning with the wider context of family planning programme management, promotion and counselling for family planning, you will move on to focus in detail on the different types of contraceptive methods, and finally touch briefly on the issue of male and female infertility. September 1, 2011, harri daniel, comments off on benefits of family planning. Family planning program policy manual texas health and. This publication takes effect july 1, 2019, and supersedes earlier guides to this program. Barrier methods, which prevent pregnancy by keeping the sperm from reaching the egg. Pregnancy testing and counseling basic infertility services preconception health services std services. Family planning manual december 2019 prevention and community health doh 930122, revision 201901 for people with disabilities, this document is available on request in other formats. The copper iud can be inserted up to five days after unprotected sex, and is more than 99% effective at preventing pregnancy.
It is the mission as a title x agency to reduce abortion rates in the state of nebraska through the provision of safe, effective contraception methods and client. Featured indicators include the percentage of married women using modern and traditional family planning methods, unmet need for family planning, use of modern contraception by wealth group, and demand for family planning satisfied by modern. Chapter 1washington family planning network introduction network membership this manual defines the requirements of the washington state family planning network. Family planning definition is planning intended to determine the number and spacing of ones children through birth control. To identify the purpose of whos family guidelines and tools. When an std or sti is diagnosed during a family planning visit, the member has 180 days, from the date of the initial diagnosis, to. Who family planning a global handbook for providers. What other codes could be used if the options described above are not applicable to the care provided.
It can also include surgery hysterectomies for women or vasectomies for men or intrauterine devices worn inside a womans vagina during intercourse. Family planning is sometimes used as a synonym or euphemism for access to and the use of contraception. Family planning is achieved through the use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility inability to have children planning when and how many children to have is the couples responsibility, not just the mans or womans family planning is just as important for newly married couples as it is for those who already have. If you or a household member are eligible for medicaid or maryland childrens. Evidencebased guidance developed through worldwide collaboration. The network consists of the department of health doh family planning program and the organizations that contract with the department to provide family planning services. The family planning program offers free benefits that include services such as pelvic exams, birth control and sterilization. Prbs 2019 family planning data sheet provides the latest estimates of family planning indicators for approximately 160 countries around the world.
The chart also shows the possible side effects for each method and other important information about how the method must be used. Family planning and the health of women and children and overview of family planning methods contains references to the demographic data of the country in which the training is occurring or the home country of the participants, if that is different. They all prevent pregnancy mainly by stopping a womans ovaries from releasing eggs. The state eligibility option for family planning services be smart of section 2303 of the affordable care act established a new medicaid eligibility group and the option for states to begin providing medical assistance for family planning services and supplies to eligible individuals of all ages. In a culture where smaller family size is becoming a norm, young women adopt family planning at an earlier age than their older counterparts. If provided for a family planning service, the following procedure codes, must be indicated on the claim form in block 24h with an f. Online curriculum components and tools to deliver family planning training.
Family planning methods 7 women who are taking progestinonly pill may experience irregular light bleeding and spotting. Family planning and related preventive health services. Yet in developing regions, an estimated 232 million women who want to avoid pregnancy are not using safe and effective family planning methods, for reasons ranging from lack of access to information or services to lack. To identify and apply medical eligibility criteria and practice recommendations for family planning. Page 1 ms application for family planning services revised 042017 application for mississippi family planning services this application is for women or men age 44 who have not had any surgery.
While this handbook covers many topics, 4 overall themes emerge. Checklists for family planning and related preventive health. This flipchart is a tool to use during family planning. This billing guide includes billing information for. Family planning trends in developing countries family planning should not be looked upon in a narrow perspective as a measure to ease the world population problem. Who encourages all national health systems and other organizations providing family planning to consider this new edition of the global handbook a key document to help ensure the quality and. If you are eligible, you may choose to enroll in a health plan and the family planning program. Access to family planning services adolescents have access to services at a time, convenient for them. Contraceptives include barrier methods like diaphragms, condoms and hormonal birth control. Family planning unfpa united nations population fund. Family planning issues and challenges population summit of.
Yet in developing regions, an estimated 232 million women who want to avoid pregnancy are not using safe and effective family planning methods, for reasons ranging from lack of access to information or services to lack of support. Mary eluned gaffield promoting family planning team department of reproductive health and research. There is no delay in returning to fertility after a. Checklists for family planning and related preventive.
Who, in collaboration with donors and partners, commits itself to. Family planning includes contraceptives, sexuality education and natural family planning techniques. When an std or sti is diagnosed during a family planning visit, the member has 180 days, from the. Training course in sexual and reproductive health research geneva 2014. Birth control methods options chart spanish pdf 211. It also comprises of the purposely spacing of kids by a specific number of years. Family planning has clinics located throughout new zealand. On this years world contraception day, who department of reproductive health and research and hrp are shining a spotlight on the importance of ensuring the provision of a choice of highquality postpartum contraceptive methods to prevent unintended. Fp2020 is a global partnership to empower women and girls by investing in rightsbased family planning.
This easytouse chart, available in both english and spanish, supports quality, clientcentered contraceptive counseling conversations between providers and clients. For example, teenage mothers are at a higher risk for anemia, placental complications and high blood pressure, while older mothers are at a higher risk of experiencing placental and bleeding problems. Family planning enables women who wish to limit the size of their families to do so. Family planning is achieved through the use of contraceptive methods and the treatment of infertility inability to have children planning when and how many children to have is the couples responsibility, not just the mans or womans family planning is just as important for newly married couples as it is for those who already have one or more children. This chart shows how well each method works to prevent pregnancy and to protect against stis. Neethu liza jose msc nursing first year apollo college of nursing 2. Hormonal methods, which prevent the womans ovary from releasing an egg, make it harder for the sperm to reach the egg, and keep the lining of the womb from supporting a pregnancy. Purpose of the manual the hhsc family planning program policy manual is a guide for contractors who deliver hhsc fpp services in texas.
By preventing unintended pregnancy, family planning contraception. However, the family planning program is not health insurance and will not cover other kinds of health care services, including having a baby. Family planning reinforces peoples rights to determine the number and spacing of their children. Family planning will be a permanent feature of the way of life of all succeeding generations on this planet. A guide to family planning world health organization. Federal democratic republic of ethiopia ministry of health. Rules the state rules that apply most specifically to family planning program services in texas are found in the texas administrative code tac, title 1, part 15, chapter 382, subchapter b. If you weigh more than 70kg and you choose to take ecp, you should ask if taking a double dose is the right option for you. In this module, you will learn about family planning in detail. Explaining contraception and the birth control method options chart pdf 472. Hormonal methods contain either one or two female sex hormones that. To understand the purpose of whos family guidelines and tools. Featured indicators include the percentage of married women using modern and traditional family planning methods, unmet need for family planning, use of modern contraception by wealth group, and demand for family planning satisfied by modern methods.1393 1370 1450 183 563 1125 1504 899 684 1277 941 973 1540 1354 796 355 134 773 1257 1266 984 1139 325 626 1299 1180 755 811 1491 208 989 626 1445 816 1032 1150 1266