Peru National Viral Hepatitis Program

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Peru National Viral Hepatitis Program

Virus targets
Hepatitis B
Hepatitis C
Type
Prevention implemention
Testing and treatment implementation
Setting
National
Other targets
HAV
Hepatitis D virus
Hepatitis E
HIV
HPV
Human papillomavirus
STI
Syphillis
Tuberculosis
Phase
Active
WHO region
Region of the Americas
Country
Peru
Key interventions
Blood safety
Coinfection with HIV
Community mobilization
Harm reduction
HBV perinatal screening and prophylaxis
HBV testing and linkage to care
HCV testing and linkage to Care
HCV treatment
Hep B birth-dose vaccination
Hepatitis B Vaccination
Linkage to care
Prevention mother-child transmission
Target population
All ages
Performance target
Care cascade: HBV testing
Care cascade: HBV treatment
Care cascade: HCV testing
Care cascade: HCV treatment
HBV prevention of mother to child transmission
Hepatitis B vaccination coverage
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Summary and objectives

In 2018, the Ministry of Health released updated technical guidance for prevention, testing, and treatment of hepatitis B and hepatitis C, along with Ministerial Resolutions.

See more here: 

Hepatitis B

Hepatitis C

Similarly, in 2019, a Ministerial Declaration was developed for the triple elimination of mother to child transmission of hepatitis B, HIV, and syphilis. 

 

 

 

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