Our Resources

URC produces a wealth of materials—publications, promotional materials, and tools—to support our projects and aid in the sharing of knowledge and best practices.

In this resource library, you will find a selection of project and company materials organized in an easily searchable database.  You may narrow your search by selecting from the various filters below, and/or entering keywords or a phrase, and then clicking "SHOW RESULTS."

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Promotional Materials, Posters
October 2016
English

This poster describes how the USAID TB CARE II South Africa project provided technical support to selected facilities in Sedibeng District, Gauteng Province, South Africa.

In Bangladesh, an MDR-TB DOT provider uses the mHealth app while on a visit to a patient’s home (2015)
Promotional Materials, Posters
October 2016
English

This poster describes an mHealth application, designed and implemented by TB CARE II, used to support the provision of home-based Directly Observed Treatment Short-course (DOTS) in the cPMDT area.

Requirements added to the hospital software at Nam Dinh Provincial Hospital of TB and Lung Diseases are represented by red text (2016)
Promotional Materials, Posters
October 2016
English

Vietnam is a high TB and MDR-TB burden country. All 63 provinces and 713 districts have health facilities with TB diagnostic and treatment capability.

Research Reports
October 2016
English

In 2012, the World Health Organization recommended the addition of single low-dose primaquine (SLDPQ, 0.25 mg base/kg body weight) to artemisinin combination therapies to block the transmission of Plasmodium falciparum without testing for glucose-6-phosphate dehydrogenase deficiency. The...

Publications, Project Presentations
October 2016
English

The TB Care II project team shares its results on the success of integrating FAST activities into the regular daily activities at hospitals in Vietnam. This helped shorten the infectious periods and reduce times to diagnosis and treatment initiation. It also allowed existing hospital staff to...

Publications, Project Presentations
October 2016
English

TB CARE II was a USAID funded project from 2011-2015. Its aim was to support the National TB Program reduce morbidity and mortality due to TB. One of the objectives of the project was to strengthen management of MDR TB through early detection, quality diagnosis and treatment. The community based...

In Botswana, pusetso members presents the final outcomes of the LTFU improvement change idea at the Palla Road Kgotla (2016)
Publications
October 2016
English

This ASSIST case study describes how the community improvement team in Palla Road village worked with facility staff to figure out how to leverage existing community platforms and resources to locate patients who were lost to follow-up (LTFU) and return to HIV care at the local facility.

Publications
October 2016
English

This report documents recent efforts by USAID, the Joint Learning Network (JLN), the World Health Organization (WHO), and USAID’s Health Finance and Governance (HFG) and Applying Science to Strengthen and Improve Systems.

Tools
September 2016

The Orphans and Vulnerable Children Task Force is a coalition of over 60 non-governmental organizations, donors, and experts working together to develop and implement innovative solutions that meet the needs and build on the assets of highly vulnerable children and their families, including...

Publications, Success Stories
September 2016
English

ASSIST’s work in Kenya has been purposefully designed to institutionalize the capacity for continuous improvement in national, county, and facility structures for health care delivery.