Ghana Laboratory Viral Load Testing Expansion Plan (2017-2020)

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Ghana Health Service / NACP / CDC / APHL, 2017.

This viral load (VL) scale up plan describes the current status of VL testing in Ghana, including a SWOT analysis; VL testing program targets and projections as well as program needs. Objectives and strategies addressed include program management, equipment, supply chain management, human resources, specimen referral and result transmission, quality assurance, laboratory information management, and monitoring and evaluation. The document provides a phased approach with a detailed workplan on how to address each of these areas.