1. Impress upon her need for regular attendance at the clinic and assure her that pregnancy and labor would be smooth and safe.
  2. Ideal number of visits:
  • First visit in 1st 3 months.
  • Once a month till 28 weeks.
  • Twice a month till 36 weeks.
  • Weekly till delivery.As it is difficult for the mther coming from low socio economic group minimum 3 visits during entire pregnancy is a must.
  • 1st visit < 20 weeks.
  • 2nd visit at 32 weeks.
  • 3rd visit at 36 weeks.
  1. Further visits justified by the condition of the mother.
  2. Home visits are also paid by the health worker
  3. All records are properly maintained in the ANC card.