ASSIST Capstone Webinar Resources

USAID ASSIST Project Capstone Webinar, 4/23/2020
The Critical Role of Quality Improvement in the Era of the SDGs, UHC, and Countries’ Journey to Self-Reliance: Achievements and Learning from the USAID ASSIST Project
Related USAID ASSIST Project Resources

Presentation “Key Learning and Achievements of the USAID ASSIST Project”

Reproductive, Maternal, Newborn, Child, and Adolescent Health

Addressing Gender Issues in Postpartum Family Planning Services

Framework for Improving Quality of Newborn Resuscitation

Health Facility Guide for Assessing Treatment of Febrile Illness

Improving Care of Mothers and Babies: A Guide for Improvement Teams

Improving Postpartum Care in a Large Hospital in New Delhi, India

Improving Quality of Care for Children Under Five and Pregnant Women Presenting with Fever in Malawi: Facilitator Guide; Guide to Coaching Quality Improvement Teams; Reference Sheet for Improvement Indicators

Improving Quality of Postpartum Family Planning in Low-Resource Settings: A Framework for Policy Makers, Managers, and Medical Care Providers

Improving the Quality of Integrated Antenatal Care and Care for Preeclampsia/Eclampsia in Jinja, Uganda

Indian Pediatrics Special Issue: Better Healthcare Through Quality Improvement

Point of Care Quality Improvement (POCQI): Improving the Quality of Care for Mothers and Newborns in Health Facilities

Quality Improvement Initiatives under the Government of India’s RMNCH+A Strategy: Lessons from Chamba, Himachal Pradesh (video)

Reducing Hypothermia in Newborns Admitted to a Neonatal Care Unit in a Large Academic Hospital in New Delhi, India 

Saving Mothers Giving Life: A Northern Uganda Photo Story

Towards Integrated People-centered Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health Care in Mali

Effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness of Quality Improvement Interventions for Integrated Management of Newborn and Childhood Illness in Northern Uganda

Improving the Quality of Integrated Management of Newborn and Childhood Illnesses in Gulu, Omoro, and Nwoya Districts in Northern Uganda

HIV and AIDS

A Guide to Improving the Quality of Safe Male Circumcision in Uganda

Addressing the Needs of Men, Women, Boys and Girls in HIV and ART Services

Empowering Community Groups to Support Access and Retention in HIV Care in Muheza, Tanzania

Improving Care for Orphans and Vulnerable Children and Families: Experiences from Implementation in Kenya

Improving the Quality of Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision through Use of the Continuous Quality Improvement Approach: A Pilot in 30 PEPFAR-supported Sites in Uganda

Integrating Gender in Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Programs to Improve Outcomes

Journal of the International Association of Providers of AIDS Care (JIAPAC) 2019 Special Supplement on the Partnership for HIV-Free Survival

Meeting the Different Needs of Boys and Girls in Services for Vulnerable Children

Quality Improvement as a Framework for Behavior Change Interventions in HIV-predisposed Communities: A Case of Adolescent Girls and Young Women in Northern Uganda

Quality Service Delivery for Adolescent Family Planning and HIV Integration: Site Improvement through Monitoring System (SIMS) Guidance for Service Providers

Supporting Most Vulnerable Children in Accessing HIV and Social Services in Tanzania through Community Quality Improvement Activities

USAID ASSIST Project Experience Improving HIV Services

Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Continuous Quality Improvement-External Quality Assessment Toolkit

 

Health Workforce Development

A Community Health Worker “logic model”: towards a theory of enhanced performance in low- and middle-income countries

A Global Improvement Framework for Health Worker In-service Training: Guidance for Improved Effectiveness, Efficiency and Sustainability

Assessment of a quality improvement intervention to strengthen pharmaceutical human resources and improve availability and use of HIV medicines in Uganda

Cambodia Health Profession Councils National Strategic Plan 2015–2020

Health Worker Engagement and Facility Performance in Delivering HIV Care in Tanzania

Improving community health worker performance and productivity: Findings from USAID-supported studies in Swaziland and Uganda

Integration of Improvement in Pre-service Health Worker Training Curriculum: Lessons Learned

Lessons Learned from Applying Collaborative Improvement Methodologies to Strengthen the Performance and Productivity of HIV Human Resources

Measuring productivity and its relationship to community health worker performance in Uganda: a cross-sectional study

Pre-service QI Module Outline

Quality Improvement Self-Study Guide for Faculty at Health Worker Training Institutions

Task Shifting/Sharing for HIV Services in 26 PEPFAR-supported Countries: A Qualitative Assessment

 

Integrating Gender in Improvement

Addressing Gender Issues in Postpartum Family Planning Services

Addressing the Needs of Men, Women, Boys and Girls in HIV and ART Services

Addressing the Unique Needs of Men and Women in Non-communicable Disease Services

Global Health eLearning Center course “Gender and Health Systems Strengthening”

Guide to Integrating Gender in Improvement

How Addressing Gender Considerations in Improvement Work Leads to Better Outcomes (video)

Integrating Gender in Voluntary Medical Male Circumcision Programs to Improve Outcomes

Meeting the Different Needs of Boys and Girls in Services for Vulnerable Children

Male Partner Engagement in Antenatal Care and Zika-related Health Care

PMTCT: Addressing the Needs of Women and Their Partners to Improve Services

Responding to Gender Issues to Improve Outcomes in Nutrition Assessment, Counseling, and Support Services

Responding to Gender Issues to Improve Outcomes in Zika-related Health Care

Six-step Approach to Help Teams Integrate Gender into Improvement Activities (video)

 

Global Technical Leadership and Knowledge Management

ASSIST Case Studies:

Global Perspectives on Strategies and Infrastructure for Improving Healthcare at the National Level

Improving Health Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: A Case Book

Institutional Roles and Relationships Governing the Quality of Health Care: Country Experiences, Challenges, and Lessons Learned

Landscape Analysis of Global Learning Networks to Inform the Development of a Learning Laboratory for Quality Universal Health Coverage

Special Supplement in the International Journal for Quality in Health Care on the Salzburg Global Seminar Session 565—‘Better Health Care: How Do We Learn about Improvement?’

Tips for Design and Facilitation of Learning Sessions in the Context of Collaborative Improvement of Zika-related Services

Uganda-Lesotho Knowledge Exchange for the Partnership for HIV-Free Survival: Reflections and Recommendations

Tanzania-Kenya knowledge exchange for the Partnership  for HIV-Free Survival


Research and Evaluation

A Comparative Evaluation and Cost-effectiveness Analysis of Collaborative Improvement for Maternal and Newborn Care Services in Uganda

Acceptability of a Family-centered Newborn Care Model among Providers and Receivers of Care in a Public Health Setting: A Qualitative Study from India

Barriers and Facilitators to Head Circumference and Neurodevelopmental Surveillance in Well-child Clinics in Jamaica

Comparing the Effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness of On-line Versus In-person Training for Strengthening the Zika Response in Ecuador

Cost-effectiveness of an Intervention to Increase Immunization Coverage in Pakistan

Evaluating Complex Health Interventions: A Guide to Rigorous Research Designs

Evaluation of a Quality Improvement Intervention for Obstetric and Neonatal Care in Selected Public Health Facilities across Six States of India

Experiences of Indian Health Workers Using WhatsApp for Improving Aseptic Practices With Newborns: Exploratory Qualitative Study

Facteurs Associés à l’Implication des Partenaires des Femmes Enceintes reçues en Consultation Prénatales au Burundi

Hospital Accreditation Process Impact Evaluation – Indonesia

How Female Community Health Workers Navigate Work Challenges and Why There Are Still Gaps in their Performance: A Look at Female Community Health Workers in Maternal and Child Health in Two Indian Districts through a Reciprocal Determinism Framework

Implementation of Standards of Service Delivery for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Kenya: A Prospective Evaluation of Performance, Costs and Equity

Prevalence of Protective Tetanus Antibodies and Immunological Response following Tetanus Toxoid Vaccination among Men Seeking Medical Circumcision Services in Uganda

The Cost-effectiveness of Three Methods of Disseminating Information to Improve Medical Male Circumcision in Uganda

The Effectiveness and Efficiency of Implementing the Chronic Care Model for HIV Care in Uganda

Using Quality Improvement to Reduce Hospital-acquired Infections: Evaluation of the USAID ASSIST Project in the West Bank

 

Learning Topic:  How QI Strengthens Health Systems, Improves Service Delivery, and Supports Progress toward Country Self-reliance

Delivering Quality Healthcare in India: Beginning of Improvement Journey

Improving the Performance of District Management Teams in the Lindi Region of Tanzania

Setting Up and Managing a Quality Improvement Program at District Level

Strengthening Integrated Family Planning/Maternal and Neonatal Health Postpartum Services and Associated Health System Functions in Niger

 

Learning Topic: Building Individual and Institutional Capacity in QI

Care That Counts eLearning Course for Quality Improvement in Programs for Vulnerable Children

Coaching for Quality Improvement

East Africa Core Competency Framework for Quality Improvement

Global Health eLearning Center Course “Improving Health Care Quality”

Improving Care of Mothers and Babies: A Guide for Improvement Teams

Improving Health Care eLearning Course

Point of Care Quality Improvement (POCQI): Improving the Quality of Care for Mothers and Newborns in Health Facilities

Setting Up and Managing a Quality Improvement Program at District Level

Tips and Tools for Learning Improvement

 

Learning Topic: Organizing and Institutionalizing Structures and Processes to Sustain High Quality Health Systems

Applying the Science of Improvement to Strengthen Systems and Improve Health Outcomes in Kenya

Cambodia Health Profession Councils National Strategic Plan 2015–2020

Community Improvement Guide and Team Journal from Nigeria

Consensus Statement on Strengthening Governance to Improve the Quality of Health Service Delivery

Effective Leadership for Quality Improvement in Health Care: A Practical Guide  (French version: Leadership efficace pour l’amélioration de la qualité des soins de santé: Guide pratique)

Guide for Developing Sustainability and Transition Plans

Institutionalizing Quality Improvement in Uganda: Facilitators and Barriers

Institutionalizing Quality Improvement in Tanzania: A Review and a Look Forward

Managing Hundreds of Improvement Teams

Quality Improvement Initiatives under the Government of India’s RMNCH+A Strategy: Lessons from Chamba, Himachal Pradesh (video)

Scaling Up, Sustaining and Institutionalizing Better Health Care in Georgia: Results and Strategic Recommendations from USAID Support for Improving Quality of Priority Clinical Conditions during 2012-2015

Uganda’s Health Care Quality Improvement Journey

 

Learning Topic: The Strategic Value of QI in Addressing Public Health Emergencies

Barriers and Facilitators to Head Circumference and Neurodevelopmental Surveillance in Well-child Clinics in Jamaica

Comparing the Effectiveness and Cost-effectiveness of On-line Versus In-person Training for Strengthening the Zika Response in Ecuador

Counseling Guide: Preconception, Prenatal, and Postpartum Counseling in the Context of the Zika Epidemic

Eastern and Southern Caribbean: Gender Considerations in the Context of Zika Emergency Response Programming

Evaluation of the Rapid, Multi-Country, Parallel Process, Multi-Tasking Approach to Startup of Short-Term Technical Assistance to Improve Service Delivery in Newborn and Child Health in the Context of USAID’s Zika Response in Four Eastern and Southern Caribbean Countries

Evaluation of the Region-Led Expansion of Zika Prevention, Care, and Support Best Practices in the Dominican Republic

Male Partner Engagement in Antenatal Care and Zika-related Health Care

Psychosocial Support for Women and their Families and Persons with Guillain-Barré Syndrome, Affected by Zika Virus: Guidelines for Health Providers

Responding to Gender Issues to Improve Outcomes in Zika-related Health Care

Tips for Design and Facilitation of Learning Sessions in the Context of Collaborative Improvement of Zika-related Services