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Table 1 Intervention activities across the different levels of care in the PHIT catchment area

From: Comprehensive and integrated district health systems strengthening: the Rwanda Population Health Implementation and Training (PHIT) Partnership

Level Intervention
Community * Training of CHWs in primary healthcare modules
  Enhanced supervision of CHW performance and data quality
  Household register logging CHW activities at household
  Support of chronic care patients (HIV, non-communicable disease)
  Additional performance-based incentives
Health Center Facility infrastructure improvements
  Financial support for additional staff to reach national Human Resources for Health norms
  Community-based health insurance funds to pay inscription and service fees for impoverished patients
  Primary care electronic medical record (EMR)
  MESH mentorship program to improve quality of care
  M&E support for data quality and use
  Training of clinical staff
District Hospital ** Facility improvements
  Financial support for additional staff to reach national Human Resources for Health norms
  Support for district ambulance network
  Pharmaceutical procurement for non-essential medications
  M&E support for data quality and use
District Health Unit Mapping of administrative boundaries, health facilities and water sources for planning
  Management and planning collaboration
  Stock and stock management assistance for district pharmacy
  1. *In southern Kayonza District only
  2. **Supported by PIH independent of PHIT initiative, with exception of M&E support