What is the Virtual Campus?

It is a free and open platform for all the public that began operating in September 2014 with the aim of improving skills and practices in public health, through the use and innovation in the use of information and communication technologies (ICTs).

The course is approved by the National Center for Gender Equity and Reproductive Health (CNEGySR), General Directorate of Quality and Health Education (DGCES) of the Ministry of Health and by the Pan American Health Organization (PAHO) and is uploaded to the PAHO Virtual Campus of Public Health, Node Mexico.

Objective

Disseminate professional midwifery through the use of virtual platforms and sensitize health providers to their roles and skills to achieve inclusion of midwives in the interdisciplinary health team.

Target Public

Health providers and midwifery students within a human rights framework with emphasis on reproductive justice

Where did it take place?

Veracruz
Morelos
Michoacán
Querétaro
San Luis Potosí
Guanajuato
Guerrero
Oaxaca

What have we achieved?

4,670 health care providers from different states have taken the Virtual Campus course in 2018, with personalized advice from professional midwives.

Advances in 2019

In 2019, the CASA midwives in San Miguel de Allende received with great enthusiasm a total of 68 health professionals who work for the Mexico City Ministry of Public Health.

Testimonials

“I liked the course and it encourages me to continue acquiring more knowledge to apply to my patients.
Staff of Axochiapan General Hospital, Morelos

“Excellent information, hospitals and health centers should treat pregnant women well, as well as manage labor for pregnant patients.”
Norma Laura Lambarri, general practitioner at Cadereyta General Hospital, Querétaro

“I thank you for your skills, patience for your teachings and for facilitating these learning sessions. Excellent day.”
Irma Reséndiz, nurse at Cadereyta General Hospital

“I liked the course and it encourages me to continue acquiring more knowledge to apply to my patients.”
Staff of the General Hospital of Axochiapan, Morelos

“Excellent information, hospitals and health centers should treat pregnant women well, as well as manage labor for pregnant patients.”
Norma Laura Lambarri, general practitioner at Cadereyta General Hospital, Querétaro


Is your institution interested in receiving the midwifery course?

Write to us and we will gladly support you.