The patient-held Road-to-Health Card is the child’s formal medical record. It gives the child’s medical history, immunisation record, developmental milestones and growth record. Growth is plotted on a weight-for-age chart (growth chart) which is part of the Road-to-Health Card.
A blank Road-to-Health Card growth chart is given at the end of this unit.
The Road-to-Health Card is an essential part of good primary care.