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Table 1 Coverage indicators in distance learning IMCI in 6 districts

From: Evaluation of distance learning IMCI training program: the case of Tanzania

Indicators Districts
Iringa Mufindi Njombe Makete Mbarali Mbeya
Total number of Health Facilities (HF) in the District 76 74 25 44 46 65
Number(%) of HF involved in distance learning IMCI training in the District 74 (97) 73(99) 25(100) 35(80) 46(100) 62(95)
Number of HCPs Working with Health Facilities in the district 309 347 192 116 188 262
Number (%) HCPs trained in distance learning IMCI in the district 225 (73) 209(60) 101(53) 137 (100)a 153(81) 211(80)
Number of HF visited during this Follow up visit in the district 74 73 25 27 46 62
Number of HCPs (%) distance learning IMCI Trained, found at HF during Follow up visit 138 (61) 109 (52) 56 55) 59(81) 115(75) 105(50)
  1. aNote Makete suffered a high turnover of staff as shown by the small number who were working in the facilities compared to those trained in distance learning IMCI earlier- why more than 100% were trained