HEALTH SYSTEM THINKING
Mar 14, 2023
Regional Administrative Secretary for Mbeya Region Rodrick Mpogolo said Jazia Prime Vendor System (Jazia PVS) which complements regular health commodity supply has proved to be the surest way of ensuring seamless availability of drugs in public health facilities when the Medical Stores Department (MSD) faces stock-outs.
Jan 16, 2023
HPSS project hosted a four-member delegation of officials from a chapter of VillageReach in the Democratic Republic of the Congo (DRC) that came to learn from the project’s successful research-based solutions in health system strengthening especially the complementary health commodity supply system, locally known as Jazia Prime Vendor System.
Nov 21, 2022
The Ministries of Health, Livestock and Fisheries, and Agriculture through the National Multi-Coordinating Committee on Antimicrobial Resistance (AMR-MCC), in collaboration with the Health Promotion and System Strengthening (HPSS) Project, various universities and research institutions, under the umbrella of the One Health approach (OH), have organized a major AMR symposium, from 22-23 November 2022 in Dar es Salaam.
Apr 3, 2022
In order to gain a first-hand appreciation of the positive strides being made by the HPSS project in supporting the Government of Tanzania to develop innovative health solutions and supports their integration into national institutions, systems and policies, the Embassy of Switzerland in Tanzania organized a technical visit to HPSS project sites in Dodoma, Iringa and Morogoro regions.
Feb 21, 2022
HPSS project participated in a workshop and stakeholder meeting in Dar es Salaam from 21-25 February that was called by Ministry of Health (MoH) but jointly organized by The Medicines, Technologies, and Pharmaceutical Services (MTaPS) and Management Sciences for Health (MSH) to review the implementation of the 2017 National Action Plan on Antimicrobial Resistance (NAP-AMR) and its monitoring framework with a focus on Antimicrobial Stewardship (AMS).
Feb 19, 2022
HPSS is conducting a study on the market uptake of pharmacy dispensers- a National Accreditation Council for Technical Education (NACTE) approved cadre of basic pharmaceutical staff in Tanzania, promoted to support medicine management in primary health facilities. Data collectors are in the field for informant interviews.
Feb 14, 2022
CHF Iliyoboreshwa, which is operated by the Government of Tanzania through the President’s Office – Regional Administration and Local Government (PORALG) is a non-profit health insurance scheme aimed at protecting citizens against health care costs and is implemented in all 26 regions across mainland Tanzania.