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Table 4 Percentage of health facilities that had each of the key equipment and materials, Gedeo Zone, South Ethiopia, 2018

From: Inadequate management of pneumonia among children in South Ethiopia: findings from descriptive study

Items Hospital (1) Health centre (35) Health post (63) Total (99)
Working watch/timing device 0 1 (3) 15 (24) 16 (16)
Mothers’ counselling cards 0 25 (71) 50 (79) 75 (76)
IMCI chart booklet 0 34 (97) 62 (98) 96 (97)
Accessible mean of transportation for referral patients 1 (100) 12 (34) 0 (0) 27 (27)
Needles and syringes for pre-referral drugs 1 (100) 35 (100) 48 (76) 84 (85)
Pulse oximetry 1 (100) 1 (3) 0 (0) 2 (2)
Oxygen cylinder/concentrator 1 (100) 3 (9) 0 (0) 4 (4)
Thermometer 1 (100) 35 (100) 57 (91) 93 (94)
Chest x-ray machine 1 (100) 0 (0) NA 1 (1)
Number beds for children 44 53 NA 97