Global Standards For Quality Healthcare Services For Adolescents

Source: World Health Organization
Date Published: 2015

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A guide to implement a standards-driven approach to improve the quality of healthcare services for adolescents.

This guide was developed based on the World Health Organization’s 8 standards of adolescent care summarized in the following categories:

  • Adolescents’ health literacy
  • Community support
  • Appropriate package of services
  • Providers’ competencies
  • Facility Characteristics
  • Equity and non- discrimination
  • Data and quality improvement
  • Adolescents’ participation

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