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Table 2 HIV/AIDS Quality of care dimensions by types of health facilities

From: Capacity of health facilities for diagnosis and treatment of HIV/AIDS in Ethiopia

Capacity Indicators Proportion of health facilities with quality indicators
Health centers Public hospitals Private facilities
Structural Indicators n(%) n(%) n(%)
 Availability of trained personnel 193(70.2) 201(95.7) 79(46.7)
Standard precautions 49(17.8) 92(43.8) 42(24.9)
 Referral capacity (e.g ambulance) 263(95.6) 198(94.3) 85(50.3)
 Presence of Separate room for HIV/AIDS care 253(92) 193(91.9) 132(78.1)
 Quarterly supervision from region or federal 209(76) 199(94.8) 115(68)
Process indicators
HIV counseling and Testing (HCT) using guideline 91(33.1) 143(68.1) 41(24.3)
All components of PMTCT service 223(81.1) 199(94.8) 46(27.2)
Baseline CD4 count or viral load before treatment 72(26.2) 167(79.5) 3(1.8)
 Antiretroviral therapy(ART) using national guideline 78(28.4) 158(75.2) 2(1.2)
CD4 count or viral load for monitoring 63(22.9) 149(71) 3(1.8)
 Availability of Antiretroviral drugs 10(3.6) 69(32.9) 0(0)
 Screening for Tuberculosis 69(25.1) 136(64.8) 7(4.1)
 Preventive Treatment for opportunistic infection (cotrimoxazole) 97(35.3) 176(83.8) 28(16.6)
Quality score Mean(SE) Mean(SE) Mean(SE)
46.7(1.3) 76.2(1.2) 26.5(1.1)
Total number of facilities (Unweighted) 275 210 169
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