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Table 2 Patients’ preferences of HCT provider (n = 89)

From: Acceptability and feasibility of delegating HIV counseling and testing for TB patients to community health workers in the Philippines: a mixed methods study

Health provider % Agree (n) to receive HIV Counseling from this providera Health provider % Agree (n) to receive HIV Testing from this providera p-valueb
Doctor 93.3 (83) Doctor 60.7 (54) < 0.01
Nurse 68.2 (61) Nurse 68.2 (61) NS
Medical Technologists 76.5 (68) Medical Technologists 78.8 (70) NS
Midwife 44.2 (39) Midwife 33.7 (30) NS
BHW 47.2 (42) BHW 30.3 (30) 0.02
  1. a No statistically significant difference in proportion between males and females (χ2 test)b Z-test for two proportionsNote: Multiple responses allowed. NS = Not significant