Diagnosis and treatment of Tuberculosis has been a challenge during this period of Covid-19. Due to restrictions on certain services and movements, screening for TB and the positivity yields have been low.
Tuberculosis still continues being a top killer among infectious diseases.
The eCompliance technology has yielded positive results in screening for TB and detecting TB patients. Using the eDetection technology, a total number of 15604 have been screened. 799 TB patients have been detected and put on treatment during the period of Covid-19.
Chriscolar Mwiinga a community health worker applauded the technology that it is making her work easier during this period of Covid-19