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    Posted on: September 25, 2017 - Reports

    Tested Changes to Improve Nutrition Assessment, Counseling, and Support in HIV Care in Zambia

    From 2014-2017, the USAID ASSIST Project collaborated with FANTA III and LIFT II to support the Government of Zambia to pilot nutrition assessment, counseling, and support (NACS) as part of HIV care in Kitwe and Mkushi districts,... Tested Changes to Impr ...

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    Posted on: May 9, 2016 - Case Study

    Integrating Nutrition Services in HIV and TB Care in Mindolo I Clinic in Kitwe, Zambia

    With support from the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) and the U.S. President’s Emergency Plan for AIDS Relief (PEPFAR), health care workers in Kitwe District are improving the quality of nutrition assessment,... Integrating Nutr ...

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    Posted on: February 3, 2016 - Reports

    ASSIST Zambia NACS Progress Report

    In October 2015, the USAID ASSIST Project Zambia team published an 11-page progress report that describes results achieved following the integration of nutrition assessment, counseling, and support (NACS) based on Zambia’s national quality... Zambia NACS ...

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    Posted on: November 18, 2014 - Reports

    USAID ASSIST Project Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY14

    This annual report for the USAID ASSIST Project summarizes the project's accomplishments and results in FY14 supporting the application of modern improvement methods by host country providers and managers in USAID-assisted countries... USAID ASSIST P ...

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    Posted on: October 15, 2014 - Reports

    Improving Health Care: The Results and Legacy of the USAID Health Care Improvement Project

    This final report of the USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) summarizes the key accomplishments and learning of this seven-year global technical assistance project of the USAID Office of Health Systems. Implemented from 2007-2014,... Final report ...

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    Posted on: June 27, 2013

    CHW Regional Meeting: Country Follow-up Plans and Actions

    The USAID-sponsored Community Health Worker (CHW) Regional Meeting held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia was intended as a forum through which to demonstrate and discuss tools and strategies to strengthen the functionality, scale-up and... chw_regional_meeting_fo ...

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    Posted on: May 6, 2013

    Development of Minimum Care Standards for Orphans and Vulnerable Children in Zambia

    The USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) was invited by USAID/Zambia to provide technical assistance to facilitate the process of developing OVC standards in Zambia in partnership with U.S. Government implementing partners,... zambia_ovc_final_repo ...

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    Posted on: October 25, 2012 - Short Report

    CHW Regional Meeting | Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, June 19-21, 2012

    The USAID-sponsored Community Health Worker (CHW) Regional Meeting held in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia from June 19 to 21, 2012, was attended by over 60 government and nongovernmental (NGO) representatives from six African countries (Ethiopia,... chw_regional_m ...

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    Posted on: July 25, 2012

    Care that Counts Initiative: A Standards-Based Approach to Improving Quality of Programs for Vulnerable Children and Families

    This short report describes the activities of HCI under the PEPFAR-funded Care that Counts Initiative to provide technical assistance to ministries and partner organizations to develop and implement minimum care standards for services to... standards-base ...

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    Posted on: June 27, 2012 - Reports

    Improving CHW Program Functionality, Performance, and Engagement: Operations Research Results from Zambia

    The United Nations Millennium Project identified the large-scale training and deployment of community health workers (CHWs) as an important strategy to fill the human resources gap and achieve the Millennium Development Goals (MDGs)... zambia_operations_r ...