Published: 10 July 2018
Ministry of health Senior Management Team visit to SATBHSSP implementing districts reveals impact of the Project
Published: 08 May 2018
East Central and Southern Africa Health Community (ECSA-HC) organized a joint meeting in Mozambique from 07 – 10 May 2018 to facilitate the establishment and operationalization of the Malawi–Mozambique cross-border surveillance committee.
Published: 13 April 2018
Strengthening laboratory based disease surveillance in Malawi
Published: 28 February 2018
Combining community awareness campaigns with sputum collection
Published: 26 February 2018
E-health for community intervention is improving patient tracking and management. Implementation started in December 2017 and so far four health centers have the application.
Published: 24 February 2018
Up until recently there has been a lack of functioning diagnostic equipment in secondary and tertiary facilities. What equipment has been available when functional have often been described as antiquated.
Published: 25 February 2018
Following approval by the National Health Scientific Research Committee of Malawi, the country has successfully completed data collection, cleaning and analysis, and validation processes for the Training Needs Assessment for TB Management. The validation meeting was held on 1st November 2017 in Lilongwe, Malawi.
Published: 24 February 2018
Engaging community members has been a challenge in the control of TB.  Statistics on the ground show that more than a third of TB patients fail to seek care at health facilities due to varied reasons.
Published: 24 February 2018
The 2013 Malawi Tuberculosis prevalence survey findings suggest that about 50% of TB cases in the country remain undetected. The survey concluded that the case finding strategies that the country is employing are wanting as there is a glaring gap between TB prevalence and TB notification rate.
Published: 24 February 2018
Despite having a regulatory framework in place that empowers government entities including the ministry of labour, department of Mines and Ministry of Health to conduct joint mines inspection in a bid to ensure adherence to good safety standards, not much was being done due to inter-ministerial coordination challenges.