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Ref.No. [Initiator]
USA-246 [AMRO]
Status
Discontinued
Title of the centre:
  WHO Collaborating Centre for Research & Clinical Training in Home Care Nursing

Director / Head: 
  Dr Elizabeth MADIGAN
 




Institution:
  Frances Payne Bolton School of Nursing
  Case Western Reserve University
Address:
  10900 Euclid Avenue
  44106-4904
  OH
Town:
  Cleveland
Country:
  USA
Region:
  AMRO
Phone:
  (1-216) 368 8532 / 368 5356
Fax:
  (1-216) 368 8864
Date of Designation:
  01/Aug/1993
Last Redesignation:
  05/Oct/2013
Date of Discontinuation:
  13/Oct/2017
Terms of Reference:
  1. Collaborate with AMRO to strengthen the development of nursing human resources and other health care workers in home care focused on self-management of NCDs. 
  2. Collaborate with AMRO to develop educational programs for nurses and other health care workers for the self-management of NCDs in the home and community settings. 
  3. Collaborate with AMRO to promote and conduct research to support home care and self-management of NCDs. 
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Subjects:
  1. Nursing 
  2. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
  3. Human resources for health (excluding Nursing) 
Types of activity:
  1. Product development (guidelines; manual; methodologies; etc.) 
  2. Training and education 
  3. Collection and collation of information 
WHO Outputs:
  Ower: 10.8 - Health-workforce information and knowledge base strengthened, and country capacities for policy analysis, planning, implementation, information-sharing and research built up.
  Ower: 10.9 - Technical support provided to Member States, with a focus on those facing severe health-workforce difficulties in order to improve the production, distribution, skill mix and retention of the health workforce.
 
Responsible Officer:
  CASSIANI Silvia
Phone:
  +1 43048
Email:
  cassianis@who.int

Technical Counterpart:
  COMETTO Giorgio
Phone:
  +41 22 791 2795
Email:
  comettog@who.int
Access to annual progress reports and the current workplan (this is accessible to WHO Staff Members only):
  Link to eWork