Critical interactions between the Global Fund-supported HIV programs and the health system in Ghana.

@article{Atun2011CriticalIB,
  title={Critical interactions between the Global Fund-supported HIV programs and the health system in Ghana.},
  author={R. Atun and Sai Kumar Pothapregada and Janet Kwansah and D Degbotse and Jeffrey V Lazarus},
  journal={Journal of acquired immune deficiency syndromes},
  year={2011},
  volume={57 Suppl 2},
  pages={S72-6}
}
The support of global health initiatives in recipient countries has been vigorously debated. Critics are concerned that disease-specific programs may be creating vertical and parallel service delivery structures that to some extent undermine health systems. This case study of Ghana aimed to explore how the Global Fund-supported HIV program interacts with the health system there and to map the extent and nature of integration of the national disease program across 6 key health systems functions… CONTINUE READING

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