The Systems Analysis & Improvement Approach: Applying Systems Engineering to Optimize Complex Care Cascades
The Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach (SAIA) is a multi-step, evidence-based intervention used by health providers and managers to systematically identify and address barriers to health care delivery and patient flow using industrial and systems engineering design.
HAI is piloting the use of the Common Elements Treatment Approach (CETA) for mental health screening within HIV-positive populations to improve HIV treatment outcomes.
Together with academic, government and civil sector partners in Mozambique, South Africa, and Tanzania, HAI is building local capacity to integrate and scale up evidence-based mental health services into primary health systems.
HAI is adapting and implementing the evidence-based Systems Analysis and Improvement Approach (SAIA) to improve screening and treatment for three common mental health disorders in Central Mozambique.