Improving access to PMTCT and ART services in hawassa health center,Ethiopia
Conclusions: The commencement of PMTCT and ART service makes the services accessible. However, the identified problems have affected the service delivery. Therefore, implementation of the proposed interventions was recommended.
Learning Areas:Biostatistics, economics
Identify potential problems that affect access to HIV/AIDS care and treatment services and describe the mechanisms that can be applied to improve the uptake of PMTCT/ART services.
Keyword(s): HIV Interventions, HIV/AIDS
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been a team leader in undertaking joint supportive supervision of HIV prevention and control interventions in health facilities.I have been involved in facilitating in-service trainings on HIV/AIDS intervention strategies for health professionals.I have also a profound experience working as supervisor of mobile voluntary HIV counseling and testing service for most at risk populations in the community.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
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