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Organization Contact Information

Name: Hospital Geral de Mavalane
Street 1: Avenida das F.P.L.M.
Street 2:
City: Maputo
Province: Maputo
Post Code: nil
Country: Mozambique
Phone: +258-828-768-950
Email: micariel@live .com
Web Site: http://www.misau.gov.mz/

Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Patrick
Last Name: Okinedo
Title: Infectious diseases doctor
Email: micariel@live.com
Phone: +258-828-768-950

Alternate Focal Point Contact Information

Salutation: Dr.
First Name: Patrick
Last Name: Okinedo
Title: Infectious diseases doctor
Email: micariel@live.com
Phone: +258-828-768-950

General Information

Board Constituency: Countries
Organization Type - Primary: Governmental Organization
Organization Type - Secondary: None
Is your organization legally registered in your country: Yes
Organization Reach: National
Organization Description:
We have a catchment area of more than 750,000 patient pool. TB is the 3rd highest infectious disease burden after, Malaria & HIV/AIDS. As government dependent, we plan to explore more areas of better logistics, care and new protocols on management. One of the evidence based issues noted is that the standard 6 month treatment is not very helpful for our HIV/AIDS patients. Also, Isonizid prophylaxis protocol can be modified for HIV/AIDS patients when you consider the effect of drug burden they encounter.
 
Total number of staff in your organization: 100 +
Number of full-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 11 - 25
Number of part-time staff who are directly involved with TB: 0
Number of volunteers who are directly involved with TB: 26 - 50
 
What is your organization's annual budget (USD) dedicated to TB? $10,001-$25,000
How did you hear about the Stop TB Partnership: Internet search
If you were informed or referred by another partner of the Stop TB Partnership please tell us who:
Why do you wish join the Stop TB Partnership: Information on developments within the TB world
 
Are you a member of a Stop TB national partnership: No
Are you in contact with your national TB programme: Yes
Please tell us how your organization is contributing to your country's national TB control plan:
There is a roboust adherence to the DOT program. More awareness publicity in the electronic media,we have huge work force of domiciliary volunteers, efficient ancillary diagnostic program for TB.
 

Geographical Reach

Which country is your headquarters located in: Mozambique
Which WHO region is the main focus of your work: African
Which countries do you do operate in:
(This includes countries you are conducting activities in)
Mozambique

Specializations

Advocacy
Delivery of health services and care
Provision of drugs, diagnostics and commodities
Technical Assistance

Specializations in Countries

Delivery of health services and care Mozambique

Contribution

Please tell us how your organization will contribute to the Global Plan to Stop TB by briefly describing its involvement in any of the areas of work listed below:

TB Care Delivery:
By 2013-15. we hope to achieve on the spot sputum testing to up the diagnostic rates to 95% and cure rates to (85-90)%

TB-HIV:
We hope to test 3times weekly isonizid therapy as compared with the daily dose to reduce the drug burden in HIV/AIDS patients

Declaration

Declaration of interests:
No conflicts of interest were delacred.

Application date: February 4, 2012
Last updated: February 28, 2012