Task shifting in HIV/AIDS service delivery: An exploratory study of expert patients in Uganda

USAID Health Care Improvement Project, Report, 2012

USAID Health Care Improvement Project

Publication details

Number of pages: 68
Publication date: November 2011
Languages: English


This reports on a qualitative study conducted in May 2011 across six health facilities. It analyses the perspectives of expert patients, their supervisors and patients that they serve with regards to roles undertaken by expert patients and the support that they receive to undertake these roles. The report also provides recommendations for improvement and serves as a useful reference for programs and countries that are considering similar approaches.