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Table 2 Financial cost of CDSS intervention in USD, 2009-13

From: Cost of installing and operating an electronic clinical decision support system for maternal health care: case of Tanzania rural primary health centres

Cost category and items Installation cost (2009–12) Operation cost (2012–13) Total cost Percentage of total cost
Recurrent cost     
Transport    12243.02 6.6
Vehicle operation and maintenance 5743.30 5411.88 11155.19  
Travel 529.03 558.80 1087.83  
Personnel 5767.73 12579.66 18347.39 9.9
Training 38665.09 22777.60 61442.68 33.0
Other    3,019.69 1.6
Supplies 1594.83 569.44 2164.27  
Communication 855.43 - 855.43  
Sub-total: recurrent cost 53155.40 41897.39 95052.79 51.1
Capital cost     
Vehicle 22571.13 - 22571.13 12.1
Computers 7865.84 - 7865.84 4.2
Furniture - 438.03 438.03 0.2
CDSS software 60000.00 - 60000.00 32.3
Sub-total: capital cost 90436.96 438.03 90874.99 48.9
Total cost 143592.36 42335.42 185927.78 100
Percentage of total cost 77.2 22.8   100