Technical Areas

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Product/Service Deliverables Status
Develop a health financing strategy that responds to the devolved country setting. Planned for Q2 2019 Completed
Expansion of national and provincial health insurance schemes End line Survey Conducted Completed
Implementation of the family practice approach in 12 model districts Family practice approach implemented in 12 model districts Completed
Designing of UHC Priority Benefit Package to be delivered in model districts Availability of UHC benefit package which includes essential health service and inter-sectoral collaboration activities based on the DCP3 Completed
Development and implementation of health workforce policy and regulation Provincial Health Workforce Strategic Plans are currently being developed Completed
Comprehensive National and Provincial Health Sector Reviews from UHC perspective Health Policy 2030 and Health Strategy 2023 for Baluchistan has been developed Completed
Development of national quality policy for health services Patient Safety Workshop completed, Quality of Care indicators workshop currently conducted Completed
Localization of health related SDGs and regular monitoring and reporting Provincial workshops conducted, SDG application developed, Launch of the national SDG localization report Completed
High-level policy dialogue to scale up public financing and limit the high OOP expenditure. Planned for Q2 2019 Completed

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Product/Service Deliverables Status
Provide technical support to strengthen PHC in selected provinces of Pakistan through intensified support for PHC initiative to achieve UHC targets. Technical meeting with provincial counterparts like policy units, DG office and programme managers to agree on activities for strengthening of PHC in selected provinces Provide technical support to strengthen PHC in selected provinces of Pakistan through intensified support for PHC initiative to achieve UHC targets. Organize high-level retreat to revive the Lady Health Workers programme. Advocacy with national senior level leadership through meetings and fielding of high level mission to plan and implement activities for strengthening of PHC in selected provinces. Scaling up the implementation of PHCMI project in other provinces. Develop a comprehensive plan for the progress and implementation of the model health care system in Islamabad Capital Territory Ongoing
Technical support to strengthen hospital care services including scaling up the implementation of Patient Safety Friendly Hospital Initiative by integrating related initiatives like IPC Research in the area of patient safety for evidence-based policy options; Patient safety assessment under Global Patient Safety Collaborative programme. Building organizational culture for patient safety under Global Patient Safety Collaborative programme. Support internal assessment of selected hospitals to conduct a base line assessment for enrollment into WHO PSFHI. Exchange of PSFHI missions under Global Patient Safety Collaborative programme. Training and orientation workshops on PSFHI for selected hospitals. Field mission on the development of the national policy on quality & patient safety based on situation analysis already prepared. Capacity building programme in the area of hospital care management. Technical support to develop national strategy for hospital sector in the context of regional framework for action for hospital sector. Scaling up the PSFHI throughout the country. Strengthening leadership capacities in patient safety under Global Patient Safety Collaborative programme. Development of provincial quality strategies based national policy on quality & patient safety based on situation analysis already prepared through consultants, consultation meetings, printing & dissemination. Patient safety education and training under Global Patient Safety Collaborative. Development of Emergency care services strategy. Establishing reporting and learning systems for patient safety under Global Patient Safety Collaborative programme. Technical support to selected hospitals for the implementation of PSFHI. Conduct assessment for establish the level of PSFHI in selected hospitals. Technical support (consultancy & consultation meetings) to develop a national policy on quality & patient safety (NQ&PS, dissemination & printing. Implement the Global Patient Safety Collaborative (GPSC) in collaboration with Imperial college London. Ongoing
Provide technical support for situation analysis and development of health strategies and ICT model health system Operational support including communication charges, stationery etc for implementation of HSD work plan. Printing and dissemination of guidelines and advocacy material. Development of guidelines on service delivery for ICT model health system. Support to implementation of the ICT model health system including capacity building. Capacity building on leadership, policy and decision making based on evidence. Hiring of Interns, Volunteers to help implementation of HSD work plan activities. Annual review meetings on status of implementation of provincial health strategies. STC to support implementation of the ICT model health system. Development of the Sindh Health Strategy in alignment with the national vision and UHC goals. Ongoing
Provide technical support to design HRH registries and drafting of provincial HRH strategies in the light of national HRH vision Provide technical support to design HRH registries and drafting of provincial HRH strategies in the light of national HRH vision Ongoing
Support for advocacy and policy brief for enhancing budget allocated to health sector and provide technical support for scale up national health insurance programs Support for advocacy and policy brief for enhancing budget allocated to health sector and provide technical support for scale up national health insurance programs Ongoing
Provide technical support to implement people centered integrated health service in selected districts of Pakistan through its integration into Family Practice Approach Review meeting with KP & Punjab senior leadership to scale up the implementation of FPA in BHU upgrade district. Develop a road map for expansion of FPA implementation in selected districts including the use of telemedicine. Support other universities to start diploma programme of FPA. Stipend support to diploma programmes of FPA in different universities. Assess service delivery readiness in these selected districts through hired consultant. Organize short courses for HCPs for delivery of FPA. Orientation trainings of FPA and Printing of Family Folders. Review of community Engagement models in selected districts and training of Health services providers on community for the better implementation of FPA. Review meeting with KP & Punjab senior leadership to scale up the implementation of FPA in BHU upgrade district. Support digitalization of family folders in ICT & Punjab. Ongoing
Technical support to review and implement the UHC benefit package Participation of WHO HSD staff in international capacity building meetings/workshops/conferences. Review of the governance structures and functions to implement the UHC benefit package in target districts and capacity building. Dissemination and sensitization workshops on the UHC benefit package. Develop provincial plans for UHC benefit package implementation consistent with national road map and the provincial strategies. Ongoing