Implementation strategies for adapting global tools, knowledge, and practices in local communities
Learning Areas:Administer health education strategies, interventions and programs
Assessment of individual and community needs for health education
Conduct evaluation related to programs, research, and other areas of practice
Implementation of health education strategies, interventions and programs
Planning of health education strategies, interventions, and programs
Systems thinking models (conceptual and theoretical models), applications related to public health
Demonstrate the methods by which and the extent to which MaNHEP was able to develop the capacity of the coaches and quality improvement (QI) Teams to support continuous improvement in maternal and newborn care.
Keyword(s): Community Collaboration, Quality Improvement
Qualified on the content I am responsible for because: I have been the lead technical expert in the design and implementation of the quality improvement strategy and capacity building efforts for the Maternal and Newborn Health in Ethiopia project which is presented in this abstract. I have been working in the field of health care quality improvement for over 12 years in low and middle income counties on projects funded by the US government and other private foundations.
Any relevant financial relationships? No
I agree to comply with the American Public Health Association Conflict of Interest and Commercial Support Guidelines, and to disclose to the participants any off-label or experimental uses of a commercial product or service discussed in my presentation.