Eight months in Lubombo: a story of change at Good Shepherd Hospital, Swaziland: case study

Case study on the renovation of the TB ward and the introduction of a new HIV/TB screening programme for health workers

Abstract

A case study by Dr James Elston reflecting on his time as COMDIS-HSD public health registrar at Good Shepherd Hospital. This personal account shows how he worked with hospital staff and in-country health leaders to renovate the tuberculosis (TB) ward and introduce a new HIV/TB screening programme for health workers.

This work is supported by the Department for International Development’s COMDIS Programme which is led by the University of Leeds.

Citation

James Elston. Eight months in Lubombo: a story of change at Good Shepherd Hospital, Swaziland: case study. (2015). COMDIS, 6p

Eight months in Lubombo: a story of change at Good Shepherd Hospital, Swaziland: case study

Published 1 October 2015