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Table 2 Drugs, personnel and consumable costs for ANC visits

From: Estimating the cost-savings associated with bundling maternal and child health interventions: a proposed methodology

  Cost per visit Annual cost
  Drug costs Personnel costs Consumable costs Combined personnel, drugs and consumable cost Recommended number of visits per pregnancy/year Drug costs Personnel costs Consumable costs Combined personnel, drugs and consumable cost
Basic ANC visit $0.68 $0.28 $0.25 $1.21 4 $2.72 $1.11 $0.98 $4.81
Syphilis detection and treatment $0.26 $0.28 $0.11 $0.65 1 $0.26 $0.28 $0.11 $0.65
Tetanus toxoid $0.09 $0.28 $0.05 $0.42 2 $0.17 $0.56 $0.10 $0.83
Balanced energy supplementation $6.00 $0.28 $0.00 $6.28 4 $24.00 $1.11 $0.00 $25.11
Multiple micronutrient supplementation $0.02 $0.28 $0.00 $0.30 4 $0.07 $1.11 $0.00 $1.18
Pregnant women protected via IPT $0.01 $0.28 $0.00 $0.29 2 $0.02 $0.56 $0.00 $0.58
  1. Source: Assumptions are based on expert opinion and are documented in WHO OHT [Futures Institute, [8]]