Decentralised facility-based training as an alternative model for SLMTA implementation: The Cameroon experience

@inproceedings{Ndasi2014DecentralisedFT,
  title={Decentralised facility-based training as an alternative model for SLMTA implementation: The Cameroon experience},
  author={Juliana Ajoache Ndasi and Laura Dimite and Victor Njie Mbome and Charles N. Awasom and Elive Ngale and Sidney Akuro and Ewane Leonard and Omotayo O Bolu and Terence Asong and Patrick Achiangia Njukeng and Judith Shang},
  booktitle={African journal of laboratory medicine},
  year={2014}
}
BACKGROUND The Strengthening Laboratory Management Toward Accreditation (SLMTA) programme is designed to build institutional capacity to help strengthen the tiered laboratory system. Most countries implement the SLMTA three-workshop series using a centralised model, whereby participants from several laboratories travel to one location to be trained together. OBJECTIVES We assessed the effectiveness and cost of conducting SLMTA training in a decentralised manner as compared to centralised… CONTINUE READING