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Table 3 Training of healthcare providers

From: Latin American and Caribbean countries’ baseline clinical and policy guidelines for responding to intimate partner violence and sexual violence against women

Prequalification training of doctors, nurses, midwives at university 0
In-service training for direct care providers 6
Where and how to enquire about violence 3
Best ways to respond to disclosure 5
How to collect forensic evidence 0
IPV/SV information 6
Local laws on IPV/SV 2
Existing services 3
Providers’ attitudes 3
Providers’experiences of violence 1
Length and frequency of training 1
Monitoring and evaluating services 2
Women survivors involved in evaluating services 0
Mechanism for intersectoral collaboration 5
Meetings promoted between sectors (legal, health, social) 4
Support for vicarious trauma to providers 2