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Video summary

Home visits to a small baby, especially the first week after discharge, can identify problems early and offer important support and teaching to the mother and family. This video—for health workers—shows how to assess a small baby at a home visit—including the baby’s feeding, health, and weight—as well as how to guide the family to care for their baby. This video is available in English and the below languages:

Global Health Media Project’s Small Baby Series includes 27 teaching videos, providing in-depth coverage on best-practice care of babies born too small or too soon. See summary info here for more information. 

For information on narrating this video in other languages, please contact: Peter Cardellichio –