Measuring Improvement

To measure the progression of the H4H project the following indicators will be assessed quarterly for the duration of this project.

Improvement Indicators

  • Number of practicing physicians in the hospital.
  • Number of nurses and/or midwives in the hospital.
  • Patient to healthcare provider ratio.
  • Number of beds in the hospital.

Human Resources for Health Indicators

  • Number of healthcare providers cross- trained on appropriate laboratory services e.g. point-of-care diagnostics.

Quality of Care Indicators

  • Number of healthcare visits at the maternal and child care facility.
  • Average number of prenatal doctor visits for pregnant women.
  • Number of live births at the maternal and child care facility.
  • Number of people who have had a Primary Care Provider checkup in the past 12 months.
  • Ratio of live births to total births.