Makerere University School of Public Health through the METS program is implementing a pilot of HIV Case Based Surveillance. During this implementation a number of interventions have been implemented. Key among these are Viral load monitoring of clients on ART, roll out of EID & UgandaEMR in all facilities providing ART and rolling out of fingerprint technology in 8 facilities.
Furthermore, the facilities with fingerprint technology have been interlinked Implementation of at the health facilities and interlinking of health facilities will be necessary to accurately monitor the clinical progression of HIV positive patients longitudinally.
METS is mandated to work in close collaboration with MOH. MOH provides technical guidance on the implementation process of case based guidance