The Afya Uzazi Program implements a quality improvement (QI) initiative that aims to improve the quality of health services through work improvement teams (WITs). In 2018, Afya Uzazi conducted a rapid project assessment and established that only 40 % of the maternity files had an accurately completed partograph and nursing notes (Cardex). The documentation lacked clarity, specificity and wasn’t complete, which contributed to ineffective continuum of care and poor quality care to the clients. Staff reluctance and inadequate knowledge, coupled by poor attitudes were identified as some of the major drivers of poor documentation.

Quality Improvement: Improving Maternity Care in Marigat Sub-County through Appropriate Documentation


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18-Mar-21 14:43

Project learning events showcase innovations

Afya Uzazi presented project experiences, innovations and lessons learned at a webinar organized by FHI 360, the implementing agency, for a global audience on March 17th 2021.

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17-Feb-21 09:57

Ensuring mothers access services during COVID-19

It is a sunny morning, a welcome break from the chill and incessant rain common in Kuresoi South area of Nakuru County. In a homestead in Tinet village, two masked women are seated on stools placed about two meters apart.

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