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Table 1 Analytical framework and methodological source of data

From: Process evaluation of a National Primary Eye Care Programme in Rwanda

Domain Element or indicator for analysis Source of data
Contextual Factors
 Leadership and governance Engagement of Ministry of Health and key stakeholders for delivery of PEC Stakeholder interviews
(Memorandum of understanding, published literature [9])
 Healthcare Financing Funding for PEC delivery,
Funding for patient access to PEC
Stakeholder documents
Rwanda Ministry of Health reports
KAP survey
 Health workforce PEC nurses trained
PEC nurse supervision
VFAN programme monitoring data
Stakeholder interviews
Structured observation interviews
 Medical products, technologies Availability of equipment (see Additional file 1: Figure S1)
Availability of treatment options (antimicrobial and antihistamine eye drops, glasses)
Stakeholder interviews
Structured observations
RMOH reports
VFAN programme documents and data
 Information and research Primary Eye Care routine monitoring data RMoH reports
VFAN programme documents and data
 Service Delivery
 (see implementation below)
Number of PEC nurses per health facility and per population
Number of PEC examinations delivered
VFAN programme documents and monitoring data
 Fidelity Number of nurses and OCOs trained VFAN programme documents
Adherence to curriculum Structured observations
 Dose Number of PEC examinations delivered VFAN programme monitoring data
Number of glasses, eye drops prescribed and referrals made VFAN programme monitoring data
 Adaptation Changes to PEC programme VFAN programme documents
Stakeholders interviews
 Reach Geographical spread of services
Access by those who need PEC
VFAN programme monitoring data
  1. PEC primary eye care, RMoH Rwanda Ministry of Health, KAP knowledge attitude and practice, VFAN Vision for a Nation