Table 1

Proportions of health workers with training, knowledge, positive attitude and utilized HMIS data in Kilombero district

Clinicians n = 23

Nurses n = 20

Total n = 43

P value


%

95% CI

%

95% CI

%


Trained on HMIS

17%

2% - 32%

20%

2% - 38%

19%

0.826

Defined properly HMIS

17%

2% - 32%

55%

33% - 77%

35%

0.010

Knew the importance of HMIS

61%

41% - 81%

60%

41% - 81%

60%

0.954

Positive attitude towards HMIS

87%

74% - 99%

95%

93% - 98%

91%

0.365

Utilized HMIS data for decision making

52%

32% - 72%

65%

44% - 86%

58%

0.395


Note: CI = Confidence interval

Nyamtema BMC Medical Informatics and Decision Making 2010 10:36   doi:10.1186/1472-6947-10-36

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