Funded Initiatives for UHMG

Initiative Contributions for UHMG

#IndicatorContributionDescriptionFiscal Year
1Health workers in hard to reach areas trained on basic EmONC (EWEC2011)UHMG1) Provide FP services to hard to reach communities through UHMG Good Life network of Clinics2015/2016
2Increased demand for FP services (EWEC2011)Distribute Sayana PressPATH subgranted UHMG to distribute Sayana Press in 10 selected districts (Mubende. Gulu, Nakasongola Kooli, Apac, Kyegegwa, Amuria, Mayuge, Kibaale and Alebtong)2015/2016
3Improve Post-shipment testing and Alternative Distribution system (FP2020)Manage Inventory• Managing the inventory of organizations accessing contraceptives through the alternative distribution system. There are 76 organizations an increase from 9 when the system commenced.2014/2015
4RH voucher system for public and private sector which includes EC, ACS for management of premature labor, CHX for cord hygiene and antisepsis) developed and implemented (EWEC2011)DistributeUHMG distributes FP vouchers through he Good Life Clinics2014/2015
5Improve Post-shipment testing and Alternative Distribution system (FP2020)Strengthen the ADSUHMG under the alternative distribution strategy is currently managing inventory of 118 Private-for-profit (PFP) and private-not-for-profit (PNFP) health providers accessing contraceptives up from 78 in 2014/15.2015/2016
6RH supplies procured, stored and distributed to Health facilities (FP2020)Warehousing and DistributionUHMG under the Alternative distribution mechanism, distributes RH supplies to 118 PNFPs and Private-for profit health providers across the country. In addition, distributed newly- introduced FP injectables (Noristerat and Norigynon) in selected districts in November-December 2015 in partnership from MoH and Samasha Medical Foundation with support from UNFPA.2015/2016
7RH supplies procured, stored and distributed to Health facilities (FP2020)Warehouse and distribution facilities UHMG has Warehouse and distribution facilities to non for profit private sector (CSO,NGO, Faith based organizations)2015/2016
8All hospitals offer comprehensive EmONC services (EWEC2011)Encouraging womenUHMG Under the Saving Mothers, Giving life project is encouraging women to prepare and deliver under the care of skilled attendants at nearest health facilities2015/2016
9Increased demand for FP services (EWEC2011)Distribution and capacity building• Use Behavior Change communication that relies on customer-driven health marketing approach • Under the DFID ARC (Accelelerated Rise in contraceptives) project are promoting and distributing both short and long term family planning products and services. • With support from UNFPA are creating demand and increased utilization of Condoms • Implementing the Total Market Approach (TMA) project in partnership with Pace in 61 districts by increasing access and demand to quality socially marketed products and services with support from USAID 2015/2016

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NameUHMG
DescriptionUganda Health Marketing Group (UHMG) is an indigenous, not-for-profit organisation that has emerged as a leading organisation committed to creating high quality strategic health communication and accelerating health market growth in Uganda. Founded through a USAID-funded project (AFFORD), UHMG is a viable, self-sustaining organization which remains focused on enabling all Ugandans to live the Good Life, by working in four key health areas: HIV/AIDS, malaria, family planning, and maternal and child health.
Added On2015-08-13 00:09:13