Cambodia

USAID ASSIST Project Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY18

University Research Co., LLC (URC) and its partners have completed six years of implementation of theUSAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project. This report is the sixth Annual Performance Monitoring Report...

USAID ASSIST Project Semi-Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY18

University Research Co., LLC (URC) and its partners have completed 5.5 years of implementation of the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project. This report is the eleventh Semi-Annual Performance Monitoring...

It takes a village: Partnerships to strengthen the system of regulation of health professions in Cambodia

Alyson Smith

Senior Advisor for Health Professions Regulation, USAID ASSIST Project

Silvia Holschneider

Senior Improvement Advisor for Reporting and Deliverables, USAID ASSIST Project

April 2 - 8, 2017 marks World Health Worker Week. We're honoring health workers in this blog series. Today's theme is "Partnerships."  

In Cambodia, each health profession is regulated by their respective independent Council—the Medical Council of Cambodia, the Dental Council of Cambodia, the Cambodian Midwives Council, the Cambodian Council of Nurses, and the Pharmacy Council of Cambodia. Since 2000, these councils have played an important quality and safety role through registration of qualified health professionals, making sure that they maintain registration, establish the codes and standards of professional practice and investigate complaints about matters relating to a health professional’s health, performance or professional conduct.

Strengthening health professions regulation in Cambodia: a rapid assessment

This article, published in Human Resources for Health, describes the findings of a rapid assessment of Cambodia’s current system for regulating its health professions. The assessment, carried out in 2014, led to a consultative planning...

Health Profession Councils National Strategic Plan 2015–2020

This strategic plan was developed by the Ministry of Health of Cambodia and the five health professions councils (Medicine, Dentistry, Midwifery, Nursing, and Pharmacy) with support from the USAID ASSIST Project. The strategic plan is...

USAID ASSIST Project Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY15

This annual report for the USAID ASSIST Project summarizes the project's accomplishments and results in FY15 supporting the application of modern improvement methods by host country providers and managers in USAID-assisted countries...

USAID ASSIST Project Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY14

This annual report for the USAID ASSIST Project summarizes the project's accomplishments and results in FY14 supporting the application of modern improvement methods by host country providers and managers in USAID-assisted countries...

Baseline Assessment of Cambodia Health Professions Regulatory System

The ASSIST Cambodia team completed a baseline assessment of the health professions regulatory system in September 2014. The objectives of the baseline assessment were to: Examine the current regulatory system and legal environment for...

Infection Prevention and Control Guidelines for Health Care Facilities

This comprehensive manual developed for health care facilities in the Kingdom of Cambodia describes the Ministry of Health's infection prevention and control policies and program and explains key infection prevention procedures, including...

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