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Table 2 Districts reporting adequate staffing levels and availability of written standards of performance and written supervision requirements

From: District health manager and mid-level provider perceptions of practice environments in acute obstetric settings in Tanzania: a mixed-method study

Cadrea Staffingb Written standards of performanceb Written supervision requirementsb
Dispensaries Health Centers Hospitals
Assistant medical officer N/A (22)c 19 % (32) 20 % (32) 73 % (45) 70 % (46)
Clinical officer 6 % (34) 19 % (31) 35 % (31) 72 % (46) 83 % (46)
Registered nurse/nurse midwife 64 % (25) 22 % (32) 37 % (32) 72 % (46) 83 % (46)
Enrolled nurse/nurse midwife 14 % (29) 13 % (30) 19 % (26) 72 % (46) 80 % (46)
MCH aid 86 % (21) 71 % (21) 91 % (21) 71 % (44) 74 % (42)
Medical attendant 42 % (33) 53 % (30) 55 % (29) 67 % (43) 71 % (45)
  1. Data on nursing assistants not collected
  2. aData on MCH aids and medical attendants reported separately
  3. bFigures in parenthesis represent the number of districts (out of 48) with data provided
  4. cAssistant medical officers typically do not function in dispensaries