Table 2

The best experienced and the most received aspects of each subthemes in the maternity health clinic service in relation to the clinics’ model
MODEL OF MATERNITY HEALTH CLINIC
SUBTHEME AND ASPECT OF THE MATERNITY HEALTH CLINIC SERVICE Separate maternity health clinic % (n)* Combined maternity and child health clinic % (n)*
WOMAN
BEST EXPERIENCE OF…
Group activities:
 Regarding delivery 49.4(231) 35.3(47)
Health promoting information:
 Regarding nutrition 53.1(288) 53.5(83)
Support with health problems:
 Regarding smoking 20.2(99) 26.8(38)
Specialist services:
 Information regarding  the services 27.0(147) 36.8(56)
MOST RECEIVED…
Support for the parenthood:
 Knowledge support 70.5(391) 68.4(108)
Parental group activity:
 Small-groups for parents 7.6(42) 5.8(9)
Home visit:
 After delivery 20.0(112) 53.2(84)
Supplement service:
 Appointments without  reservation 11.0(61) 6.5(10)
Possibility to contribute:
 Possibility to change  PHN/midwife - 9.7(15)
 To the content of the service 7.4(41) -
PARTNER
BEST EXPERIENCE OF…
Group activities:
 Regarding delivery 46.4(200) 49.6(60)
Health promoting information:
 Regarding nutrition 30.9(141) 32.5(40)
Support with health problems:
 Regarding smoking 17.2(76) 28.0(33)
Specialist services:
 Information regarding  the services 19.6(89) 22.6(28)
MOST RECEIVED…
Support for the parenthood:
 Knowledge-support 45.6(215) 42.6(55)
Parental group activity:
 Small-groups for parents 9.3(43) 7.6(10)
Home visit:
 After delivery 17.2(80) 39.9(53)
Supplement service:
 Appointments without  reservation 5.9(27) 8.5(11)
Possibility to contribute:
 Possibility to change  PHN/midwife 6.1(28) -
 Possibility to contribute  to the content of the service - 6.2(8)

(*) Percents and frequencies of “good” or “much” service evaluations.

(−) Not the best evaluated aspect of this subtheme in relation to the maternity health clinic’s model.

Tuominen et al.

Tuominen et al. BMC Pregnancy and Childbirth 2012 12:96   doi:10.1186/1471-2393-12-96

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