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Maintaining tuberculosis case notification in the COVID-19 era: A case of Lango sub-region in Northern Uganda


This poster was presented at the 2021 TB Union Conference. According to the World Health Organization, Uganda’s national TB incidence is 200/100,000 (Global TB declared TB a national public health Report, 2020). In November 2019, Uganda’s Ministry of Health (MOH) emergency. However, the COVID-19 pandemic and subsequent restrictions interrupted continuity of essential TB services e.g. community outreaches, household visits. The USAID Regional Health Integration to Enhance Services-North, Lango (RHITES-North, Lango ) project, led by John Snow, Inc. supports high-impact facility and community TB case finding interventions in the Lango sub-region in Northern Uganda. Intensification of community-based responses for TB services during the COVID-19 pandemic are key in maintaining TB services. 

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