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Table 4 Summary of productivity and performance measure

From: Measuring productivity and its relationship to community health worker performance in Uganda: a cross-sectional study

Outcome measure Mean (SD) Median Range
Productivity
 Number of home visits made in last 90 days 10.2 (13.7) 6 1-90
 Time taken to complete one home visit (in hours) 0.7 (0.4) 0.6 0.2-2.8
 Number of children evaluated in last 90 days 4.2 (5.5) 3 0-41
 Time take to evaluate one child (in hours) 0.8 (0.4) 0.7 0.2-3.2
 Number of mothers evaluated in last 90 days 3.8 3 0-30
 Time taken to evaluate one mother (in hours) 0.8 (0.4) 0.7 0.2-2.0
 Productivity score (Composite Service Index, unit standardized to a home visit) 20.8 (20.6) 13.2 2-114.9
Performance
 % of home visit performance measures completed (Table 3) 90% (19%) 100% 20-100%
 Percent agreement between VHT and clinician of child danger signs 95% (10%) 100% 56-100%
 Percent agreement between VHT and clinician of pregnant woman danger signs 89% (16%) 100% 14-100%
 Performance score (scale of 0-100) 91.0 (11) 96.4 50.9-100.0
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