Short Report

Uganda’s Health Care Quality Improvement Journey

Uganda, a country in East Africa of around 44 million people, represents a unique example of a low-income setting with a long history of national efforts to improve quality of care. Indeed, the current quality movement in Uganda started in...

Inicia la capacitación en apoyo psicoemocional a proveedores de salud

La Secretaria de Salud de Honduras (SESAL), con el apoyo técnico y logístico del Proyecto ASSIST de USAID, ha elaborado un plan de capacitación con las herramientas necesarias para capacitar en como brindar apoyo psicoemocional a todo el...

Strengthening Governance to Improve the Quality of Health Service: A Consensus Statement

This Consensus Statement on Strengthening Governance to Improve the Quality of Health Service Delivery provides guidance to policy-makers, government ministries, the global health community, front-line health workers, and the general...

Mejorando la prevención, la atención y el apoyo relacionados al Zika para los infantes afectados y sus familias

In English Como parte de la respuesta de USAID ante el brote de Zika, ASSIST ha venido implementando esfuerzos para fortalecer los sistemas de salud en Latinoamérica y el Caribe, proporcionando apoyo focalizado a aquellos sistemas...

Improving Zika Prevention, Care, and Support for Affected Infants and Families

En español As part of USAID’s Zika response , ASSIST has been implementing health systems strengthening efforts in Latin America and the Caribbean to provide targeted support to health systems affected by the Zika virus. ASSIST is working...

Increasing Accountability for the Reliability of Rapid HIV Test Results: Observations from Seven Facilities in Rungwe District Council, Tanzania

In Tanzania in 2015, the USAID ASSIST project in collaboration with the Ministry of Health, Community Development, Gender, Elderly and Children (MOHCDGEC) and implementing partners (IPs) was tasked to support activities to improve the...

Strategies to Increase Identification of HIV Positive Children: A Compilation of Successfully Tested Changes in Communities and Health Facilities in Uganda

Identifying and diagnosing children as HIV-infected is the first step in the continuum of pediatric care and treatment. As part of its contribution to the UNAIDS first 90 goal to have 90% of all HIV infected people diagnosed, the USAID...

Improving education performance in primary schools in Malawi

Community QI teams worked with 20 rural primary schools from Balaka and Mangochi districts to improve termly academic performance of vulnerable children attending primary schools. The teams found that vulnerable children face many barriers...

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