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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Publications, Conference Posters

This 2011 International Forum conference poster describes the quality improvement approaches to used by the HCI project to increase the quality of OVC services that NGOs provide.

Publications, Success Stories
English

This success story highlights the Benin Integrated Family Health Project's (Projet Intégré de Santé Familiale, PISAF) accomplishments in implementing a performance-based incentive scheme in two health zones in Benin.

Publications, Project Presentations
English

This PowerPoint presentation by Maria Najjemba describes the the improvement work was done in 5 Health facilities offering Prevention of Mother to Child Transmission and antiretroviral therapy service in Mayuge, a rural district in Eastern Uganda.

Publications, Project Reports
English

This report describes how, in 2003, the USAID-funded Quality Assurance Project (QAP), the Ministry of Health of Nicaragua, and UNICEF/Nicaragua started a pediatric hospital improvement collaborative aimed at standardizing and improving the care of severely ill and malnourished children at...

Publications, Issue Papers
English

Motivating and enabling health workers to perform in accordance with standards is deterred by many factors-behavioral, social, and organizational-as well as the nature of healthcare activities and their setting.

Publications, Technical Bulletins
English

This guide illustrates how to select appropriate channels for delivery of messages.

Publications, Case Studies
Spanish

This case study describes the quality design experience of seven hospitals in Guatemala in 1999.

Publications, Methodology Reports
English

The World Health Organization Patient Safety Programme and the Harvard School of Public Health commissioned HCI to write this paper on how to effectively adopt simple, high-impact health care interventions.

Publications, Success Stories
English

The Calidad en Salud (Quality in Health Care) project provided technical support to the U.S. Agency for International Development and Guatemala's Ministry of Health to develop and establish an anti-corruption management model.

Publications, Project Reports
English

Malaria continues to be a major killer of under-fives, and Tanzania has set strategies to reduce malaria in the country. To complement and support government efforts to reduce morbidity and mortality of under-fives, in 2011 the United States Agency for International Development (USAID) created...