Low Birth Weight

Neonatal Jaundice [Group Work]

Purpose: To learn about monitoring and treatment of jaundice in the newborn


  • 15-30 minutes
  • Safe Delivery App
  • Action card “Neonatal Jaundice”

Discuss in small groups – with help from the action card “Neonatal Jaundice”:

  • Which newborns are especially at risk of developing neonatal jaundice?
  • How do you treat a newborn with jaundice?

Discuss the everyday practice at your facility:

  • How do you inform families about jaundice / what do you say?
  • How do you manage jaundice?