Help Ethiopia Address Low Tuberculosis Performance

Project Overview

Final HEAL TB Project Report, 2011–2016

 The Rapid Expansion of Comprehensive, High-Quality Tuberculosis Services in Ethiopia

Help Ethiopia Address the Low Tuberculosis Performance (HEAL TB) is a five-year program implemented by Management Sciences for Health (MSH) in Ethiopia.

HEAL TB assists the government of Ethiopia to improve, expand, and sustain Tuberculosis (TB) services through comprehensive package of TB control interventions with four core technical areas:

  • Expand Directly Observed Treatment Short course (DOTS)
  • Response to Emergence of MDR-TB
  • TB/HIV Collaboration
  • Health System Strengthening (HSS)

The program works in close partnership with the Federal Ministry of Health (FMOH), including the Regional and Zonal level regional health bureaus. It also collaborates with the Program for Appropriate Technology in Health (PATH), All Africa Leprosy, TB, Rehabilitation, Research and Training Centre (ALERT), the Kenya Association for the Prevention of Tuberculosis and Lung Disease (KAPTLD) and Global Fund (GF) to implement the program.

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Project Team

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