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A critical assessment of the WHO responsiveness tool: lessons from voluntary HIV testing and counselling services in Kenya
(BioMed Central, 2009-12-22)
Background: Health, fair financing and responsiveness to the user's needs and expectations are seen as the essential objectives of health systems. Efforts have been made to conceptualise and measure responsiveness as a ...
Practicing provider-initiated HIV testing in high prevalence settings: consent concerns and missed preventive opportunities
(BioMed Central, 2011-04-21)
Background: Counselling is considered a prerequisite for the proper handling of testing and for ensuring effective HIV preventive efforts. HIV testing services have recently been scaled up substantially with a particular ...
The decentralisation-centralisation dilemma: recruitment and distribution of health workers in remote districts of Tanzania
(BioMed Central, 2009-04-30)
Background: The implementation of decentralisation reforms in the health sector of Tanzania started in the 1980s. These reforms were intended to relinquish substantial powers and resources to districts to improve the ...