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Table 1 Basic characteristics of health workers and description of services offered at participating facilities

From: Reducing user fees for primary health care in Kenya: Policy on paper or policy in practice?

  Kwale Makueni
  Dispensaries
(n = 10)
Health centres (n = 4) Dispensaries (n = 13) Health Centres (n = 7)
In charges     
• Clinical officers 1 4 0 7
• Nurses 9 0 13 0
• Public Health Officers 0 0 0 0
All staffs     
• Clinical officers 2 8 0 8
• Nurses 18 19 23 37
• Public Health officers 9 3 0 12
Services     
• Laboratory 2 3 4 7
• Inpatient 0 2 0 6
• Deliveries 3 3 12 7
• Voluntary Counseling and Testing (VCT) 0 2 0 2