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[ARCHIVED] Advancing Care Delivery: Driving Demand and Supply of Diagnostics

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Ilesh Jani - Oct. 2, 2015
My closing remarks on the discussion Health technologies are a critical element of a contemporary health system and play a significant role in delivering universal health coverage - leaving no one ...
[ARCHIVED] Advancing Care Delivery: Driving Demand and Supply of Diagnostics

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Ilesh Jani - Oct. 1, 2015
To ensure the right patient gets the right diagnostic test and appropriate treatment, what would the ideal delivery system look like for HIV, TB, malaria and HPV in your setting? This question can'...
[ARCHIVED] Advancing Care Delivery: Driving Demand and Supply of Diagnostics

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Ilesh Jani - Sept. 29, 2015
What policies regulate or impact the use of diagnostics in your setting? As pointed by many of us in the last few days, regulation of diagnostics is generally poor in low-income countries. Many cou...
[ARCHIVED] Advancing Care Delivery: Driving Demand and Supply of Diagnostics

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Ilesh Jani - Sept. 25, 2015
How are new diagnostics introduced in your country, and who makes decisions about which diagnostics will be covered by insurance schemes (if applicable)? In the setting where I work there is no for...
[ARCHIVED] Advancing Care Delivery: Driving Demand and Supply of Diagnostics

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Ilesh Jani - Sept. 24, 2015
Do you see advantages to importing, versus locally manufacturing, diagnostics? Few low-income countries have the technological capacity to manufacture diagnostics. Perhaps this question would be mo...
[ARCHIVED] Advancing Care Delivery: Driving Demand and Supply of Diagnostics

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Ilesh Jani - Sept. 23, 2015
How have diagnostics for HIV, TB, malaria, and HPV been validated in the country where you work? Was operational or implementation research conducted for these diagnostics? How was it done & what less...