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    Posted on: July 22, 2020 - Reports

    Improving the Health of Mothers, Newborns, Children, and Adolescents in Low- and Middle-Income Countries: Synthesis Report

    Over its nearly eight years of implementation, the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project supported USAID's global Preventing Child and Maternal Deaths and Family Planning agendas by: Testing and... ASSIST Synthesis ...

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    Posted on: March 19, 2020 - Reports

    Using quality improvement to reduce hospital-acquired infections: Evaluation of the USAID ASSIST Project in the West Bank

    Despite recent gains in health indicators in the Palestinian Territories, evidence from hospital studies suggests that the country is facing a surge in antibiotic-resistant infections due to a lack of standardized infection prevention and... Using quality ...

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    Posted on: July 25, 2018 - Reports

    Rapid assessment of the service delivery and health systems challenges in emerging priority areas in the Middle East

    Understanding the gaps in effective health system response and service delivery for NCDs is an essential first step to strengthen the capacity of the regional health system to respond to this emerging public health threats. In October 2016... Rapid assess ...

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    Posted on: December 19, 2017

    West Bank Hospital-Acquired Infections Collaborative Tools

    A learning collaborative is a facilitated approach to driving complex change process in multiple organizations. It is paired with an improvement methodology to help participants manage their project with a structured approach. These data-... west_bank_hai ...

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    Posted on: December 19, 2017 - Training Materials

    WHO Patient Safety and Infection Prevention Posters (in Arabic)

    These posters are part of a comprehensive effort to improve patient safety and infection prevention and control in hospitals. These excellent WHO posters will help any hospital or health system in an Arabic-speaking country to prompt their... WHO combined ...

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    Posted on: December 19, 2017 - Training Materials

    Palestinian Authority Ministry of Health Tools for Active Antibiotic Management and Reduction of Hospital-acquired Infections

    PA MOH Screening Admissions checklist in Arabic This checklist accompanies the screening policy. It is used at during the admission process of a hospital patient. It is added to the assessment questions of a nurse or doctor to improve... pa_moh_screening_ ...

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    Posted on: September 29, 2017 - Journal Articles

    Embedding quality improvement through a learning collaborative to reduce and sustain hospital-acquired infections in the West Bank

    While life expectancy and mortality indicators in the Palestinian Territories have improved since 2010, hospitals across the West Bank and Gaza are experiencing an alarming surge in antibiotic resistance due to a lack of standardized... AMR Journal Articl ...

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    Posted on: February 23, 2012 - Improvement Story

    Expanding Outreach and Impact of Community Mobilization by Empowering Youth to Lead

    Problem: Run by the Palestinian Authority Ministry of Health, the Burqa Primary Health Care Clinic serves 5,000 residents of its northern West Bank village. Although overall geographic access in the West Bank to government health... USAID Success Story de ...

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    Posted on: February 23, 2012 - Improvement Story

    Sustaining the Rehabilitation of Disabled Children by Training Mothers to be Partners in Treatment and Advocacy

    Problem: There is limited understanding and acceptance of disabled children in Palestinian society. As a result, disabilities can marginalize children and stigmatize their mothers. Institutions offering rehabilitation require lengthy in-... Examples of tw ...