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Technical Assistance for Improving the Blood Transfusion Management System in Turkey (IBTMST)

Action /Activity:

Action III. -Social Policy and Inclusion
Activity III.I. -Capacity Building for Social Inclusion

Title of the Operation:

Technical Assistance for Improving the Blood Transfusion Management System in Turkey (IBTMST)

Number of the Operation:


Operation Beneficiary:

Ministry of Health

Interventions and Estimated Results:

The Operation will be comprised of a service component whit the budget of € 4.755.982 for 36 months. The purpose of the Operation is to support the Blood Transfusion Management System with focus on quality, self-sufficiency and appropriate clinical use of blood and blood components.
Base of the Operation is Ankara. The Operation will also be implemented in İstanbul, İzmir, Adana, Bursa, Kayseri, Gaziantep, Erzurum, Trabzon, Diyarbakır, Malatya, Van, Samsun, Antalya, Bolu and Eskişehir where the regional blood centres are located.
The main target groups of this Operation are physicians / healthcare staff in hospitals (public, university, private and foundation) who are involved in transfusion of blood and blood components, health care managers, responsible staff of MoH.
Also, the public in general who will receive higher quality health care services is the indirect target group.

Results with measurable indicators of the Operation as follows;
*Trainings to 2.620 staff of relevant institutions
*6 developed procedure manuals & guidelines
*15.000 persons accessed through campaigns/ events
*9 Field Studies / Reports
*2 Common information systems and databasesetc. with participation of relevant actors

Current Situation:

Operational Agreement of IBTMST entered into force on 09.01.2019 and on 07.02.2019 the first management meeting, on 29.05.2019 second management meeting, second management meeting were held on. Service contract entered into force on 21.02.2019 and the commencement date of the contract was decided as 20.03.2019. In current situation contract implementation is ongoing and launching event will be held on 14.06.2019.