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Table 1 Distribution of health workers surveyed and the average number of months worked

From: Using health worker opinions to assess changes in structural components of quality in a Cluster Randomized Trial

Health worker type PW NN MCH   Total
  N N N   N (%)
Months worked Mean months worked (sd) Mean months worked (sd) Mean months worked (sd)  
Nurses 165 212 294 688(59.52)
  17.58(16.41) 17.95(16.55) 25.66(32.1)  
Clinical officers 70 33 179 273(23.62)
  19.06(50.37) 6.88(16.02) 42.15(59.68)  
Medical officers 44 51 8 85(7.35)
  6.25(11.4) 5.37(9.56) 18.5(22.51)  
Other cadres* 37 25 41 110(9.52)
  14.54(21.7) 19.44(26.24) 31.05(47.58)  
Total 316 321 522  
  15.97(28) 14.93(17.35) 31.63(45.14)  
  1. *Other cadres include: Paediatricians, lab technologists, nutritionists, oral health, orthopaedic, pharmacists, pharmacy technologists, physiotherapists and subordinate staff.
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