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Title: Strategic framework for strengthening health laboratory services 2016–2020
Authors: World Health Organization, Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
Issue Date: 2017
Publisher: World Health Organization. Regional Office for the Eastern Mediterranean
Place of publication: Cairo
Language: English
Abstract: The strategic framework for strengthening health laboratory services is intended to guide countries in developing sustainable national health laboratory systems in order to improve clinical and public health services in a cross-cutting manner and ensure better preparedness for, surveillance of, and response to epidemic-prone diseases, health security issues and other potential emergencies of public health concern. The strategic framework is built around six interrelated strategic goals, each comprising a menu of activities and corresponding desired outcomes, from which Member States can draw based on their national priorities, resources, capacities, regulations and specific contexts. A monitoring and evaluation framework is also outlined and includes country and regional indicators
Description: 32 p.
Subject: Laboratories
Clinical Laboratory Techniques
Health Services
Clinical Laboratory Services
Delivery of Health Care
Gov't Doc #: WHO-EM/LAB/390/E
License: CC BY-NC-SA 3.0 IGO
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