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Table 4 Time spent on specific activities by a sample of 19 RCH nurses

From: Human resources for health care delivery in Tanzania: a multifaceted problem

Activities N Mean
Hour:min
Median
Hour:min
95% confidence interval
Hour:min
     Lower Upper
Case Management 8/19 00:29 00:19 00:04 00:54
Activities linked to vaccination (administration of EPI vaccines, IPTi, vitamin A, recording in Health Management Information System) 19/19 01:30 01:34 01:12 01:49
Maternal health (IPTp, Antenatal care, family planning) 18/19 00:59 00:45 00:31 01:26
Other (non contact productive-cleaning, day supplies preparation) 19/19 01:10 01:06 00:50 01:39
RCH nurse total time at facility 19/19 07:09 07:19 06:41 07:38
Overall non-productive time 18/19 03:06 01:06 02:14 03:58
  1. Note: Time and Motion study of sub-sample of 24 facilities, 5 of which had no vaccination activities during researchers' visits