Health facilities in India report providing a range of health services, but a lack of key equipment, medical tests, and medications may compromise their full capacity to deliver care. This is one of many findings from the Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity (ABCE) project in India, a study carried out across six states that aims to assess the drivers of health system performance and costs of care.
March 29, 2018
July 20, 2016
Health facilities in Kenya, Uganda, and Zambia could extend life-sustaining antiretroviral therapy (ART) to hundreds of thousands of people living with HIV if facilities improved the efficiency of service delivery. This is one of the main findings from a paper published today in BMC Medicine, co-authored by the Institute for Health Metrics and Evaluation (IHME) and collaborators from Action Africa Help-International (AAH-I) in Kenya, the Infectious Diseases Research Collaboration (IDRC) in Uganda, and the University of Zambia in Zambia.
January 28, 2015
Health facilities in sub-Saharan Africa report providing a range of health services, but deficits in stocking critical medical supplies and equipment may compromise their full capacity to deliver care. This is one of many findings from the Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity (ABCE) project, a multicountry study that aims to assess the drivers of health system performance and costs of care.
June 25, 2015
Results from the Access, Bottlenecks, Costs, and Equity (ABCE) project are featured at the 2015 International Health Conference, hosted at St. Hugh’s College in Oxford, United Kingdom.
November 24, 2014
Dr. Carolina Kisia of Action Africa-Help International (AAH-I) joined hundreds of African health leaders at the inaugural Amref Health Africa International Health Conference.
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January 30, 2015
February 1, 2015
Country collaborators from Uganda and Zambia joined the IHME-based evaluation team in Seattle to formally launch the project. Primary data collection for Assessing Models of ART Care will begin later in 2015 for both Uganda and Zambia.
November 19, 2014
Lusaka, Zambia – After five months of survey administration for about 180 facilities, the ABCE field team completed follow-up data collection in Zambia.
November 1, 2014
Dr. Herbert Duber, Assistant Professor, will lead a new addition to IHME’s impact evaluation portfolio, titled Evaluating the Effectiveness, Efficiency, and Cost of Facility-Based ART Service Delivery Models in Uganda and Zambia.