Retention in Care

Reducing missed appointments and number of lost clients through community tracking using PHAS and zoning to ease follow-up

Problem: Butebo Health centre IV is a rural health unit in Pallisa District in Eastern Uganda in East Africa. The health facility has a current cumulative enrollment of 530 HIV positive clients and only 389(73%) are active in care. HIV...

Improving Coverage, Retention and Clinical Outcomes of HIV patients in Uganda using Continuous Quality Improvement

Since November 2009, the USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) has been supporting 96 health facilities across Uganda to improve the quality of HIV care services by applying improvement methods that enable sites to rapidly test...

Integrating Palliative care in HIV chronic care clinic at Wabulungu HC III, Mayuge District

Problem: In June 2010 the USAID Health Care Improvement (HCI) project commenced the palliative collaborative in Mayuge district with a goal of supporting scale up of palliative care services in low resource setting and sustains quality...

Instruction Manual for Implementing a Gaps Analysis Framework to Guide Quality Improvement Decision-making in ART Programs

A major function of the USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) is to develop and validate methods for strengthening the capacity of health systems to provide and sustain high quality HIV/AIDS services. The quality improvement...

Uganda – HIV/ART Coverage Collaborative

Date improvement activities began: October, 2009 Aims/objectives: Objectives • To increase number of clients accessing HIV/AIDS care • To increase number of clients accessing ART Processes of care to be focus on are: • HIV Counseling and...

Improving Access to HIV/AIDS Care and Patient Retention in Russia

The USAID-funded Quality Assurance Project (QAP) began work in the Russian Federation in 1998, initially supporting the piloting and scale-up of improved systems of care for maternal and child and primary health care. In 2003, USAID asked...

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