Table 4

Numbers of patients examined by cadres per level
Level Cadre Jul 07 - Dec 07 Jan 08 - Jun 08 Jul 08 - Dec 08 Jan 09 - Jun 09 Jul 09 - Dec 09 Jan 10 -June 10 Jul 10 - Dec 10 Jan 11 - to Jun 11 TOTALS
PHC PHC Nurses 4417 8736 20373 51820 63291 84346 71153 99422 403558
District Ophthalmic Nurses 40867 51087 49740 44576 39360 43419 26534 36444 332027
Optometrists 4393 6527 6570 15774 18466 23648 14828 15973 106179
Regional Ophthalmic Nurses 9006 27272 31856 31985 9387 4756 6092 4825 125179
Optometrists 2806 1689 4617 5961 7011 9821 6001 8241 46147
Tertiary Ophthalmic Nurses 6061 5865 3026 326 5202 5124 5474 5797 36875
Optometrists 1715 2136 667 1616 1531 2051 1727 2320 13763
Quaternary Optometrists 0 7 0 0 150 189 0 13 359
TOTALS 69265 103319 116849 152058 144398 173354 131809 173035 1064087

Naidoo et al.

Naidoo et al. BMC Health Services Research 2013 13:361   doi:10.1186/1472-6963-13-361

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