Philippine Business for Social Progress (PBSP) is stepping up the training of 180 programmatic management of drug-resistant tuberculosis (PMDT) nurses and regional technical staff across the Philippines.
PBSP will expand the use of the smart pillbox for tuberculosis (TB) treatment in the Philippines. To jumpstart the scale-up, KNCV is providing technical support to PBSP.
A first person account on how digital adherence technology can help reinforce medication adherence, in a way that benefits the patient and enhances health system efficiency.
ASCENT Philippines concludes digital adherence technology implementation activities; DAT scale-up assured in 2023
ASCENT concluded digital adherence technology (DAT) implementation activities in the Philippines. PBSP will expand DAT use nationwide.
The ASCENT project will phase out in December 2022. The Philippines, however, will expand the use of digital adherence technology across the country in 2023.
ASCENT Philippines prepares Department of Health IT specialists as digital adherence technology administrators for 2023
The training aimed to equip selected staff to take on the role of DAT administrator after the ASCENT project phases out in December 2022.
Dr. Andre Daniel E. Villanueva shared with the teams from the PricewaterhouseCoopers (PwC) network around the world the value of digital adherence technology (DAT).
ASCENT Philippines urged the health facilities in Bulacan province implementing digital adherence technology to continue offering DAT, even beyond the research phase of the project.
ASCENT Philippines and other development partners joined the Department of Health Central Luzon Center for Health Development to celebrate the National Tuberculosis Day on 19 August 2022.
ASCENT Philippines and the Department of Health (DOH) are enhancing the capability of the ASCENT adherence platform by making the platform and the DOH Integrated Tuberculosis Information System interoperable.