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    Posted on: February 19, 2019

    Improving TB case notification in northern Uganda: evidence of a quality improvement-guided active case finding intervention

    Published in BMC Health Services Research, this paper describes a QI-based intervention with aresearch component used to document and explain changes in TB case notification in 10 districts in North-ern Uganda among high-risk populations... Community Heal ...

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    Posted on: October 11, 2018

    Improving TB screening at Nine TB Diagnostic Treatment Units: Tested Changes and guidance from Uganda

    In Uganda, ASSIST worked with the MOH and implementing partners to build the capacity of health workers to be able to screen, diagnose, and manage TB to improve TB care services using the continuous quality improvement (QI) model as well... Improving TB s ...

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    Posted on: October 11, 2018

    Improving TB Treatment Response Monitoring at Nine TB Diagnostic Treatment Units: Tested Changes and Guidance from Uganda

    In Uganda, ASSIST worked with the MOH and implementing partners to build the capacity of health workers to be able to screen, diagnose, and manage TB to improve TB care services using the continuous quality improvement (QI) model as well... Improving TB T ...

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    Posted on: October 11, 2018

    Improving Quality of TB Data at Nine TB Diagnostic Treatment Units: Tested Changes and Guidance from Uganda

    In Uganda, ASSIST worked with the MOH and implementing partners to build the capacity of health workers to be able to screen, diagnose, and manage TB to improve TB care services using the continuous quality improvement (QI) model as well... Improving Qual ...

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    Posted on: May 16, 2018 - Reports

    USAID ASSIST Project Semi-Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY18

    University Research Co., LLC (URC) and its partners have completed 5.5 years of implementation of the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project. This report is the eleventh Semi-Annual Performance Monitoring... USAID ASSIST ...

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    Posted on: December 14, 2017 - Reports

    USAID ASSIST Project Annual Performance Monitoring Report FY17

    University Research Co., LLC (URC) and its partners have completed the fifth year of implementation of the USAID Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems (ASSIST) Project. This report is the tenth Semi-Annual Performance... USAID ASSIST Project ...

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    Posted on: December 12, 2017 - Journal Articles

    Using quality improvement to improve the utilisation of GeneXpert testing at five lab hubs in Northern Uganda

    Tuberculosis (TB) continues to be a major public health problem, with an estimated 10.4 million new (incident) TB cases worldwide each year. Case notification for TB in the 16 districts in Northern Uganda is 134 cases/100 000 population,... BMJ Open Quali ...

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    Posted on: November 20, 2017 - Method descriptions

    SUSTAIN's Tuberculosis Care Change Package

    Since 2010, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has been working with Uganda’s Ministry of Health (MoH) to improve HIV and AIDS service delivery at select health facilities through the Strengthening Uganda’s... Tuberculosis Care ...

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    Posted on: November 20, 2017 - Method descriptions

    SUSTAIN's Laboratory Services Change Package

    Since 2010, the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) has been working with Uganda’s Ministry of Health (MoH) to improve HIV and AIDS service delivery at select health facilities through the Strengthening Uganda’s... Laboratory Servic ...

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    Posted on: May 31, 2017 - Short Report

    A guide to increasing TB screening amongst the fishing communities: The USAID ASSIST Project's experience from Northern Uganda

    In a bid to improve tuberculosis (TB) case identification in northern Uganda, ASSIST has implemented several activities to actively screen for TB in selected populations. The innovation of TB screening of fishermen at landing sites was... A guide to incre ...

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