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Essential Care for Small Babies

A hands-on training program for care of small babies at birth by the American Academy of Pediatrics, based on the latest WHO guidelines.

The curriculum covers the period after birth and addresses interventions that support the needs of preterm and low-birthweight babies.

Features

Essential Care for Small Babies (ECSB) is part of the evidence-based suite of training program called Helping Babies Survive. Read more about them here.

The Helping Babies Survive - Essential Care for Small Babies educational material includes:

Action Plan Wall Poster

A simple, pictorial, step-by-step wall chart for essential care of small babies after birth. 

Facilitator Flip Chart

An educational tool to assist and guide instructors to train healthcare providers in essential small baby care.

Provider Guide

An educational guide and quality improvement tool for healthcare providers to provide essential care for small babies after birth, to be used both during the training and in the facility. 

Parent Guide

An educational and skill-building resource for parents small babies.

The curriculum is currently available in English with either African or International Graphics.

If you want to hold an ECSB training, you need the ECSB curriculum and the following:

It takes around 1 day to teach ECSB.

Pricing – Choose a language

ECSB English materials

Catalogue No. 993-00233

ECSB Flip Chart, International graphics

$30
ECSB Flip Chart, International graphics

1 Facilitator Flip Chart and 1 ECSB Action Poster. English with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00241

ECSB Flip Chart, African graphics

$30
ECSB Flip Chart, African graphics

1 Facilitator Flip Chart and 1 ECSB Action Poster. English with African graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00133

ECSB Provider Guides, International graphics

$22
ECSB Provider Guides, International graphics

20 Provider Guides. English with International graphics

Catalogue No. 993-00141

ECSB Provider Guides, African graphics

$22
ECSB Provider Guides, African graphics

20 Provider Guides. English with African graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00533

ECSB Parent Guides, International graphics

$19
ECSB Parent Guides, International graphics

100 Parent Guides. English with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00541

ECSB Parent Guides, African graphics

$19
ECSB Parent Guides, African graphics

100 Parent Guides. English with African graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00433

ECSB Extra Posters, Universal graphics

$9
ECSB Extra Posters, Universal graphics

5 ECSB Action Posters. English with Universal graphics.

ECSB French materials

Catalogue No. 993-00207

ECSB Flip Chart, African graphics

$30
ECSB Flip Chart, African graphics

1 Facilitator Flip Chart and 1 ECSB Action Poster. French with African graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00237

ECSB Flip Chart, International graphics

$30
ECSB Flip Chart, International graphics

1 Facilitator Flip Chart and 1 ECSB Action Poster. French with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00107

ECSB Provider Guides, African graphics

$22
ECSB Provider Guides, African graphics

20 Provider Guides. French with African graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00137

ECSB Provider Guides, International graphics

$22
ECSB Provider Guides, International graphics

20 Provider Guides. French with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00507

ECSB Parent Guides, African graphics

$19
ECSB Parent Guides, African graphics

100 Parent Guides. French with African graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00537

ECSB Parent Guides, International graphics

$19
ECSB Parent Guides, International graphics

100 Parent Guides. French with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00407

ECSB Extra Posters, Universal graphics

$9
ECSB Extra Posters, Universal graphics

5 ECSB Action Posters. French with Universal graphics.

ECSB Spanish materials

Catalogue No. 993-00229

ECSB Flip Chart, International graphics

$30
ECSB Flip Chart, International graphics

1 Facilitator Flip Chart and 1 ECSB Action Poster. Spanish with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00129

ECSB Provider Guides, International graphics

$22
ECSB Provider Guides, International graphics

20 Provider Guides. Spanish with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00529

ECSB Parent Guides, International graphics

$19
ECSB Parent Guides, International graphics

100 Parent Guides. Spanish with International graphics.

Catalogue No. 993-00429

ECSB Extra Posters, Universal graphics

$9
ECSB Extra Posters, Universal graphics

5 ECSB Action Posters. Spanish with Universal graphics.

 

Discounted pricing:
Flip Charts: Order quantity ≥ 500 - $27
Provider Guides: Order quantity ≥ 500 - $18
Extra Posters: Order quantity ≥ 300 - $6
Parent Guides: Order quantity ≥ 100 - $15 

 

Other language and graphics options can be downloaded for free at the Helping Babies Survive site.

Laerdal Global Health has committed to offer its products on a not-for-profit basis to the countries with the highest maternal and neonatal mortalities, which have not yet reached the targets set by Sustainable Development Goal 3.  If you do not qualify for not-for-profit pricing, please order from Laerdal Medical.

A preterm simulator with realistic appearance and weight to support training in thermal and nutritional support for small babies.