Improving Tuberculosis Diagnosis and Treatment in Indonesia’s Private Sector through Computer-based Training

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The USAID Health Care Improvement Project (HCI) partnered with the National Tuberculosis Program (NTP) and professional associations in Indonesia to develop and disseminate TB CD-ROM and computer-based training packages for medical and other health practitioners. The CD-ROM training package is designed to improve diagnosis, management, and referral of tuberculosis patients in accordance with NTP guidelines. Private medical practitioners are trained in directly observed treatment, short-course (DOTS) and the International Standards for Tuberculosis Care that are part of the STOP TB strategy.

Publication Date 
November 2012
Resource Type 
Publications
Project Reports
Regions/ Countries 
Language 
English