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Table 1 Characteristics of participants and type of health facilities

From: Evaluation of integrated disease surveillance and response (IDSR) core and support functions after the revitalisation of IDSR in Uganda from 2012 to 2016

Characteristic Number (%)
Type of health facility (n = 202)
 Public 164 (90.1)
 Private not for profit 17 (9.3)
 Private for profit 1 (0.5)
Health facility level (n = 202)
 Hospital 26 (14.3)
 Health centre IV 26 (14.3)
 Health centre III 52 (28.6)
 Health centre II 78 (42.8)
IDSR knowledge assessment (n = 606)
 Clinicians and Nurses 391 (64.5)
 Health facility laboratory workers 108 (17.8)
 District Health Team 81 (13.4)
 District Laboratory Focal Persons 26 (4.3)
Duration after IDSR training (n = 606)
  < 12 months 346 (57.1)
  > 12 months 260 (42.9)
FGDs participants (n = 216)
 Nurses 101 (46.8)
 Clinicians 32 (14.8)
 Laboratory 35 (16.2)
 Others 48 (22.2)
KI participants (n = 32)
 District level 26 (81.3)
 National level 6 (18.7)