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Table 3 Background characteristics of healthcare workers participated in the study (n = 62). Percent distribution of health care workers by types of facilities, IHM project 2017

From: Preparedness of health facilities in managing hypertension & diabetes mellitus in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania: a cross sectional study

 Cadre Total n (%) Hospitals (n = 23) n (%) Health Centers (n = 17) n (%) Dispensaries (n = 22) n (%)
 Clinical Officers (CO) 30 [48.4] 9 [39.1] 11 [64.7] 10 [45.5]
 General physician 11 [17.7] 9 [39.1] 2 [11.8] =0 [0]
 Assistant Medical Officer (AMO) 8 [12.9] 5 [21.7] 4 [23.5] 0 [0]
 Enrolled Nurse 4 [6.5] 0 [0] 0 [0] 4 [18.2]
 Clinic Attendant 3 [4.8] 0 [0] 0 [0] 3 [13.6]
 Registered Nurse 3 [4.8] 0 [0] 0 [0] 3 [13.6]
 Nursing Assistant 3 [4.8] 0 [0] 0 [0] 2 [9.1]
 Total 62 [100] 23 [100] 17 [100] 22 [100]