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Table 11 Support surveillance activities performance relating to PC-NTDs

From: Assessment of surveillance core and support functions regarding neglected tropical diseases in Kenya

Support surveillance
Activities
Indicators IDSR Target Community
level
(N = 50)
Health facility
Level
(N = 192)
Sub-county
level
(N = 19)
County
level
(N = 10)
   % % [n/N] % [n/N] % [n/N] % [n/N]
Standards and guidelines Proportion with IDSR guidelines 80 66 [33/50] 48 [93/192] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with surveillance manuals guiding PC-NTDs surveillance activities 80 50 [25/50] 61 [57/93a] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with laboratory standard operating procedures for specimen collection, handling, storage or transportation 80 N/A 46 [88/192] 74 [14/19] 70 [7/10]
Supervision Proportion regularly supervised 80 60 [30/50] 81 [156/192] 89 [17/19] 90 [9/10]
Proportion supervised more than twice in the one-year surveillance period 80 73 [22/30] 53 [83/156b] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion supervised on PC-NTDs surveillance activities 80 33 [10/30c] 42 [66/156c] 68 [13/19] 60 [6/10]
Proportion conducting supervision of surveillance activities at the lower levels 80 N/A 41 [78/192] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Training Proportion with staff trained on disease surveillance in basic training 80 80 [40/50] 83 [159/192] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with staff who received post-basic training on surveillance activities 80 N/A 20 [39/192] 84 [16/19] 80 [8/10]
Proportion with staff trained specifically on PC-NTD surveillance activities in post basic training 80 N/A 44 [17/39d] 53 [10/19] 50 [5/10]
Resources Proportion with electricity available 80 N/A 85 [164/192] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with computers available 80 N/A 40 [76/192] 95 [18/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with access to telephone services 80 N/A 85 [164/192] 100 [19/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with access to internet services 80 N/A 24 [47/192] 79 [15/19] 100 [10/10]
Proportion with PC-NTDs posters available 80 N/A 61 [117/192] NA NA
  1. NA – indicator was either not available or unmeasurable at the specific surveillance level
  2. a,b,c,d - denominators are derived from totals of a preceding affirmative outcome