Swaziland

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...

2018 Africa Forum on Quality and Safety in Healthcare

Durban, South Africa

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

Community health workers (CHWs) play an essential role in HIV prevention, care, and treatment by improving linkages between those that need care and those that can provide it and by supporting retention in care and self-management for...

Screening in Maternity to Ascertain Tuberculosis Status Study: Study Protocol

This study protocol was published to provide other researchers with access to the methodology and to provide background for a planned follow-up publication with the findings of the actual study. The study, conducted in Swaziland in 2016,...

The impact of quality improvement projects on TB treatment outcomes in Piggs Peak Hospital, Swaziland

TB is the most common opportunistic infection for people living with HIV in Swaziland. A problem of unfavorable treatment outcomes identified in Piggs Peak Hospital was addressed through training and implementation of quality improvement...

Delivery of isoniazid preventive therapy to reduce occupational TB among healthcare workers in Swaziland

Healthcare workers (HCWs) in Swaziland are at increased risk of acquiring tuberculosis (TB), but existing infection control and occupational health policies often fall short of mitigating the risk of acquiring TB in the workplace. Health...

Ministry of Health In-Service Training Guidelines

The Ministry of Health of Swaziland developed these guidelines to inform the planning, designing, delivery, evaluation, and follow-up of all health care worker in-service training in the country. The guidelines cover seven areas: Training...

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