Arranging Administration of DMPA Injections

ABOUT THE SERVICES

DEPO-MEDROXY Progesterone Acetate (DMPA) is a temporary and long-acting family planning method given via intra-muscular injection.

Married Women of Reproductive Age (MWRAs) may request the CPNO to provide this service for free. DMPA must be administered every 3 months.

HOW TO AVAIL OF THE SERVICE

FOLLOW THESE STEPS IT WILL TAKE YOU

PLEASE APPROACH

1. Request for DMPA Injection[

Go to the CPNO and present your DMPA card to the person-in-charge.

For new acceptors, person-in charge conducts medical and obstetrical / gynecological history taking to evaluate if DMPA injection is not contraindicated.

She, then, informs the client about how DMPA works and its normal side effects.

2. Validation of Record and Appointment Date

For current users, Person-in-charge validates record and appointment date (whether DMPA is supposed to be injected on a particular date) and takes your blood pressure.

3. Administration of DMPA Injection

If your blood pressure is within normal limits, person-in-charge administers DMPA injection.

4. Next Appointment
Confirm your next appointment with the person-in-charge.

5. Register in the Logbook

Write your name in a logbook provided for the purpose.

5 to 10 minutes

SHIRYL ANN P. CLIMACOSA

Administrative Aide I – Casual

NILDA A. RITO

Population Program Officer I

EVELYN D. LLANTERO

Population Program Officer I

JOY F. MACARAIG

Population Program Officer IV

CITY NUTRITION AND POPULATION OFFICE
Old Hall of Justice Building., City Hall, J. Miranda Avenue., Concepcion Pequeña, Naga City
For more information, please contact:
Teresita A. Del Castillo, CGDH I (CPNO I)
E-mail: cpno@naga.gov.ph