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HIV Prevention Knowledge Base Entry

Addressing injection safety helps prevent the medical transmission of HIV and other bloodborne pathogens to patients and health care workers.

Inadequate and unsafe blood supply causes avoidable deaths and transmits infectious diseases, including HIV. Preventing transfusion of unsafe blood

Drug use is a major factor in the spread of HIV infection in many settings. Sharing equipment used for injecting drugs transmits HIV, and drug us

Technical Consultation Material

September 2012, Guatemala -

Report

Health care waste management (HCWM) is a critical health issue. In Nigeria, AIDSTAR-One worked to directly support a number of states in developing

Increasingly, health care waste (HCW) is generated in significantly large volumes and of diverse types. In order to fully understand the prevailin

Health care-acquired infections lead to death, disability, and excess medical costs. Infection prevention and control (IPC) measures maximize patie

In 2012, AIDSTAR-One conducted a study using geographic information systems in order to determine the location and condition of waste treatment equ

Continuing work from the Making Medical Injections Safer project, USAID/Nigeria asked AIDSTAR-One to provide injection safety technical assistance

 

In Ethiopia, ensuring a sufficient and sustainable supply of infection prevention and patient safety (IPPS) commodities is an important st

Healthcare-acquired infections lead to death, disability, and excess medical costs. Infection prevention and control (IPC) measures maximize patien

AIDSTAR-One conducted this baseline assessment of injection safety in five USAID priority states: Bauchi, Benue, Cross River, Lagos, and Sokoto. Us

Success Story

The story is about the success of AIDSTAR-One advocacy for protecting health care workers with Hepatitis-B vaccination.

The story is about the success of AIDSTAR-One in leveraging resources from government as well as USG partners for health care waste management.

AIDSTAR-One successfully linked health facilities with the company immediately following health facility training so that managers knew where the

In order to facilitate the country-wide implementation of the safe phlebotomy strategy, AIDSTAR-One supported the Government of Nigeria in develo

Tools and Curricula

This infection prevention and patient safety training resource package was developed by the Ethiopian Federal Ministry of Health and AIDSTAR-One/Et