Program management

Improving Pharmaceutical Service in the Primary Healthcare Sector Through the Training of Pharmacist Assistants

Problem: South Africa (SA) has 5.63 million people living with HIV/AIDS (PLWHA), 0.4 – 0.59million estimated TB cases reported per annum (according to the SA National Strategic plan 2012) 1 and 800 HIV related deaths per day. In order to...

Retaining doctors in deep rural areas in South Africa through “marriage counsellors” who work to negotiate the relationships between management and doctors.

Problem: Retention of doctors in rural areas is a global issue most frequently linked to the professional and personal isolation that results in the majority of qualifying medical professionals to migrate to urban healthcare facilities...

Orientation and ongoing support as a retention tool for foreign-qualified healthcare professionals in rural and underserved healthcare facilities in South Africa

Problem: Africa Health Placements (AHP) is a non-profit organisation that sources and recruits local and foreign-qualified healthcare professionals to work in rural and underserved public healthcare facilities in South Africa. Foreign-...

IMPROVING ACCESS TO HEPATITIS PREVENTION AND CARE IN SINDH PAKISTAN

Problem: PROBLEM: National Picture Pakistan is a country of 170 million people where Viral Hepatitis has emerged as a significant public health problem. Various small research studies suggested that Viral Hepatitis in Pakistan has been on...

Championing Performance Standards to Increase Family Planning Use by Women after Postabortion Care at a Guinea Clinic

Problem: In 2007, an evaluation of postabortion care (PAC) services in Guinea found that despite reported routine provision of family planning counseling by providers after PAC, the proportion of women who left a health facility with a...

Monitoring and Evaluation of Malaria in the Riverine communities of Bayelsa state of Nigeria

Problem: The Problem: Monitoring and Evaluation of Malaria in the Riverine communities of Bayelsa state of Nigeria National Malaria Control Programme on Global Fund Round 8 (GFR8), is responsible for implementing activities that are...