Ethiopia. Unlocking the confines of Illness. pMTCT Project Fekadu Chala Dabi, Christine Groff Nadia Nijim, Rebecca Noe, Cynthia Pearson. Ethiopia. A Regional Glance: Population. A Regional Glance: GDP per Capita. Health System Structure. Budget $ 150 million US ~ 1.7% of GDP
Unlocking the confines of Illness
Fekadu Chala Dabi, Christine Groff
Nadia Nijim, Rebecca Noe, Cynthia Pearson
Sources:UNAIDS,U.S.Census Bureau 7/2002
Health Structure of Nazret
1. Offer voluntary counseling and STI testing (VCT) to all (100%) women who are receiving antenatal care (ANC).
2. Increase the acceptance of VCT from 50% to 80% of ANC participant.
3. Increase acceptance/delivery of nevirapine from 20% to 80% of HIV infected mothers who received ANC and who have accepted VCT.
Clinics: ARV – 3 days
(as desired by the client and after informed consent is provided
(more than one visit if needed)
Individual risk assessment & risk reduction planning
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