Institutional Deaths

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Institutional Deaths
GROUP D: BOTSWANA
Strategies to address the identified bottlenecks
 Decentralise coding to major health centres
 Simplification/ domestication of the ICD
 Intensify training of relevant staff on the ICD
 Strengthen partnership with development partners
to provide technical assistance
 Increase staffing for coding
Process of Death Registration
Death in health facility
or attended by a
medical personnel
Death medical report
accompanied
by
medical
certified
cause of death
Death registration at
local civil registration
office or service point
Death registration
service s
Coding and data
entry
Analysis and report
production
Bottlenecks in the current process
 Limited understanding of the ICD by doctors and
coders
 Staffing constraints _ use of temporary staff....
Which delays production of reports
 Centralised coding
Desired business process
 The current process is the desired... But there is
need to address the above bottle necks to make it
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Reports
 Botswana Causes of Death Report
 Vital Statistics Report
 Marriage Statistics Report
Thank you
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