Adapting antenatal care in a rural LMIC during COVID-19: A low literacy checklist to mitigate risk for community health workers

Int J Gynaecol Obstet. 2020 Nov;151(2):289-291. doi: 10.1002/ijgo.13332. Epub 2020 Sep 4.


Community health workers trained in mitigating infection risk via a low literacy checklist can provide essential healthcare, such as prenatal care, during the COVID‐19 pandemic in LMICs.

Keywords: COVID-19; Community health workers; Essential health care; Guatemala; Indigenous health; Mayan health; Pregnancy; Rural; Simulation training; Women's health.