Supervision

Supervision

Supervision is the process of directing and supporting staff so that they may effectively perform their duties. Supervision may include periodic events, such as site visits or performance reviews, but it also refers to the ongoing...

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...

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...

Daily diary analysis – An approach to strengthen information system at grass root level

Problem: This improvement report refers to the period July -2007 Facilities which implemented HIV AIDS program for children were the subject of the report. The facilities were NGO (Non-Government Organization) implementing Pediatric HIV...

Reducing pneumonia and diarrhea mortality of children under 5 in Marcala, La Paz, Honduras

Problem: In 2008, 17 children under 5 in the Marcala district died from diarrhea and pneumonia. The local maternal clinic (CMI) had evolved into an emergency room of sorts; however, the clinic staff had neither the time nor the funds to...

La Paz Pneumonia & Diarrhea Demonstration Collaborative

Date improvement activities began: December, 2008 Aims/objectives: The La Paz Pneumonia and Diarrhea collaborative seeks to improve treatment and care and reduce mortality for children under 5 with pneumonia and diarrhea by improving...

Primary Health Care Supervision Manual

This is the revised version of the Primary Health Care Supervision Manual developed by the National Department of Health and serves as key tool for strengthening the delivery and improving the quality of Primary Health Care services, the...