Short Report

Linking HIV Care and Management of Chronic Non-Communicable Diseases: Experiences from Buikwe District, Uganda

In the past three decades, the burden of chronic conditions has grown and continues to place increasing stress on the health care system, individuals and communities in Uganda (Uganda HSSIP III). Health systems in most developing nations...

Strengthening Community Systems to Increase Uptake and Retention of PMTCT Services in Tanzania

Various factors influence poor uptake and retention of prevention of mother-to-child transmission (PMTCT) of HIV services. Decisions to seek PMTCT care, adhere to treatment, and return for care are complicated and influenced by factors...

Use of 'knowledge cafes' in learning session to explore solutions to health system challenges

At the first PHFS learning session held in Mbeya Urban District in Tanzania, participants took part in a knowledge café where they formed six groups of five or more people with a facilitator in each group. A knowledge café is an...

Effets du collaboratif d’amélioration sur les indicateurs PTME et ARV en Côte d’Ivoire : Etude Comparative

La Côte d’Ivoire a une prévalence élevée du VIH, avec 4,7 % de la population infectée par le virus. Cependant en 2008, une évaluation nationale de la prévention de la transmission mère-enfant du VIH (PTME) et les services de thérapie...

Amélioration des soins communautaires pour les orphelins et enfants vulnérables à Travers un Processus d’Amélioration de la Qualité

Pour répondre à la problématique des Orphelins et Enfants Vulnérables (OEV) en Côte d’Ivoire, le Projet d’Amélioration des soins de santé (HCI) de l’USAID, le Ministère de la Femme, de la Famille et des Affaires Sociales (MFFAS), et le...

Amélioration de la Qualité des Soins et Services en Côte d'Ivoire

Apres plus d’une décennie de soin et de traitement d’ARV, il semble très important pour le PNPEC de se concentrer sur la qualité des interventions. Pour répondre à ce besoin, le PNPEC à fait appel au support technique d’URC à travers le...

Tanzania District Health Management Activity: Quality Improvement as a Management Practice in the Lindi Region

With marked improvements in care that QI efforts have achieved in Tanzania and other countries, the leadership of the Lindi Region hoped to build Quality Improvement capacities in their district management teams with support from the...

Community Partnerships for Child Protection in Africa

This flyer describes the Regional Psychosocial Support Initiative (REPSSI), the African Network for Protection and Prevention of Child Abuse and Neglect (ANPPCAN), and the USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) working together to...

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

This 4-page flyer is designed to provide a quick reference for improvement specialists, clinicians, health workers and implementing partners working in HIV and ART services. It highlights three key gender issues: lower utilization and...

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

This 4-page flyer is designed to provide a quick reference for improvement specialists, clinicians, health workers and implementing partners working in PMTCT services. It presents the key gender issues for consideration in PMTCT services...

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