Resources

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    Posted on: February 23, 2017 - Training Materials - Improvement Science, - Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health, - Newborn Care

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

    “Point of Care Quality Improvement: Improving the Quality of Care for Mothers and Newborns in Health Facilities” uses focused learning objectives,...
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    Posted on: February 23, 2017 - Reports - HIV and AIDS

    Integrated people-centered health services baseline assessment: South Africa

    In the Nelson Mandela Metro Municipality in Eastern Cape Province, South Africa, ASSIST is working to make care more people-centered with the WHO...
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    Posted on: February 16, 2017 - Short Report - Maternal, Newborn, and Child Health

    JOINT STATEMENT: Improving Quality of Maternal and Newborn Care in Low- and Middle-Income Countries

    While major progress has been made over the past two decades to improve mortality outcomes in women and newborn – major disparities remain in...
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    Posted on: February 8, 2017 - Journal Articles - Improvement Science, - Support for Improvement

    Quality Improvement in Intensive Care Medicine: Leveraging Teamwork to Improve and Optimize Care Delivery

    Intensive care medicine is complex, quick-moving, and often requires the involvement of many separate actors working in concert to provide safe,...
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    Posted on: February 6, 2017 - Family Planning and Reproductive Health, - Family Planning

    Improving the quality of family planning services in Uganda: Tested changes implemented in four districts in Western Uganda

    The USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project, in partnership with 17 United States Government implementing partners...
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    Posted on: February 6, 2017 - Short Report - HIV and AIDS, - Adherence, - Retention in Care

    Improving Coverage in the HIV Continuum of Care Response: Tested Changes and Guidance from Uganda

    Since April 2013, ASSIST worked with the MOH and implementing partners in Uganda through applying improvement methods to implement the HIV continuum...
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    Posted on: February 6, 2017 - Case Study - Male Circumcision

    Systematic approach to improving six-week post voluntary medical male circumcision follow-up at Moroto Regional Referral Hospital in Uganda

    Moroto Regional Referral Hospital (RRH) located in Uganda’s Karamoja Region had been struggling to improve the post-circumcision follow-up rate...
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    Posted on: February 6, 2017 - Case Study - Tuberculosis, - TB case-finding and diagnosis

    Improving Utilisation of GeneXpert Testing at Five Lab Hubs in Northern Uganda

    The GeneXpert test is a molecular test that detects Tuberculosis (TB) bacteria DNA as well as some genetic mutations associated with TB treatment...
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    Posted on: January 30, 2017 - Training Materials - Gender

    Gender Analysis Tools

    These Gender Analysis Tools are a series of three worksheets to help you conduct a gender analysis or review what you know about gender issues in...
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    Posted on: January 24, 2017

    Improvement Change Package: Changes to improve quality of data for management of malaria in Kayunga District in Uganda

    This collaborative was implemented in five health facilities; Bbaale HC IV, Lugaasa HC III, Wabwooko HC III, Kakiika HC II and Nakyesa HC II in...