PATHS I

PATHS I: Rationalisation of public sector hospital services - Enugu State, Nigeria

This project incorporated a situational analysis of public sector hospital services.

Health Partners Southern Africa focused on the quality and efficiency of hospital care in relation to staff skills and staff utilisation patterns.

 

The process led to institutional reforms within the Enugu health sector.

 

PATHS I: Review of the state of facilities - Enugu State, Nigeria

This project reviewed ten health facilities in Enugu State, Nigeria using the Peer and Participatory Rapid Health Appraisal for Action (PPRHAA) methodology.

 

The themes included:

  • patient care management
  • health management information systems and service data
  • internal management within the facility
  • relationship and linkages with external bodies whose activities impact on health
  • the state of equipment and infrastructure
  • financial management and accounting within the facility.